Does Laser Hair Removal Damage Tattoos?

Majority of the population deal with the problems of excessive hair growth. People have to go through extreme pain to get smooth silky skin. Now with the vast developments less time taking and generative procedure of laser has been introduced. Laser Hair Removal in Dubai is categorized as the gold standard procedure for hair removal. People have tattoos on their skin and do not want to damage them by laser treatment. So the most common question that arises in their mind is Does Laser Hair Removal Damage Tattoos? You can get rid of all unwanted body hairs without causing any damage to tattoos. This method does not respond well to them and they are not damaged by Laser Treatment

What is Laser Hair Removal?

It is a cosmetic procedure that is done to remove unwanted body hair. This procedure uses a small beam of laser and directs it over the skin. The laser light damages the hair follicles and restricts the growth of body hair. You can get smooth soft skin and get rid of those body hairs for a long time.

How Does it Work?

Laser Hair Removal in Dubai & Abu Dhabi uses a beam of laser light that targets the melanin pigment of the skin. Moreover, it also responds well to the pigment associated with hair growth. The heat of laser damages the hair follicles under the skin. It does not cause any damage to the surrounding tissue or dermis.

You need to take certain precautionary measures to make your skin protected from damage. 

Can I get Laser Hair Removal with Tattoos?

Laser hair removal treatment does not work for tattoos. You can not get laser hair removal on the tattooed area as it is not safe for your skin. If you have a tattoo on your arm and want to remove leg hairs then you can go for laser hair removal.  

The technologies used for hair and tattoo removal and entirely different. They are used in a distinct ways and cannot compensate for each other. If you have a tattoo on some area and get laser hair removal it can damage your skin. Your skin may get burnt and you can experience redness and itching. You can not get laser on the tattoo area as it is not considered safe. Your doctor when doing laser hair treatment can hide that area so that it may not get exposed to a laser. Patients getting laser treatment should have a realistic approach and understand they can not get laser over tattoos. 

How Long does Laser Hair Removal Last?

The longevity of treatment depends upon the hair in your respective areas. Most patients need 4-5 sessions after every three to four weeks. As hair growth is a gradual process and you need to stop this cycle to limit hair growth. The sessions of laser cause the destruction of hair follicles and pigment that promotes the growth of hairs. 

Are the Results Permanent?

The results are laser hair removal is long-lasting and they may also get permanent. People experience growth of hair after certain years with laser treatment. Hair will be thin and light in color that is not visible after getting laser. You need to opt for some methods for the maintenance of laser hair removal. 


It is a delicate procedure, and you must take some precautionary measures afterward. Following are some aftercare measures such as

  • You should avoid your skin from sun exposure.
  • Use sunblock when you go out. 
  • Do not apply to make up for some days after laser treatment.
  • You should rub that treated area as it may cause redness and itching.
  • Use ice packs to minimize redness and swelling.
  • You should not get any other treatment when you get laser.
  • Make sure that you take all the sessions to get fruitful results.
  • You should drink a lot of water to keep your skin hydrated.
  • Do not shave or use any hair removal cream before getting a laser.

Why Choose Us?

We have introduced many procedures for the removal of unwanted body hairs. A team of well-qualified doctors performs laser hair removal with excellent results. People wonder Does Laser Hair Removal Damage Tattoos. You can remove hair without any damage to tattoos on your skin. Visit our Dynamic Aesthetic Clinic in Dubai and get this effective treatment.