Laser tattoo removal is generally considered safe when performed by a trained and experienced healthcare provider. However, like with any medical procedure, there are some risks and potential side effects that you should be aware of.

The most common side effects of laser tattoo removal include:

  • Pain and discomfort during the procedure
  • Swelling and redness around the tattoo
  • Crusting or scabbing of the skin
  • Changes in skin color, including lighter or darker patches around the tattoo