Tattoo Removal FAQs
May 29, 2019
Tags: Tattoo Removal  

How your doctor in St. Louis, Missouri can remove your tattoo safely and effectively

Do you have tattoos you’d be better off without? Do you want your clean, clear skin back? The truth is, tattoos don’t have to be forever.

Do you want to fade and existing tattoo to re-ink?

Now, there are effective ways to get rid of tattoos for good. Vein specialist Dr. Norman Bein at Vein Specialties in St. Louis, Missouri offers Tattoo Removal SleeveClean Slate Tattoo Removal, using the Cutera Enlighten Pico system the easy, effective way to lose those annoying tattoos and get your beautiful skin back.

You may have questions about Clean Slate tattoo removal. These are just a few frequently asked questions about this procedure:

Does Clean Slate tattoo removal hurt?

With multiple different methods for providing a virtually painless experience.

As a medical office, we can keep you very comfortable.

Previous tattoo removal methods were often very painful, but the Clean Slate tattoo removal system is much more comfortable.

Does tattoo removal leave a scar?

No, Clean Slate leaves no scarring, unlike other tattoo removal methods.  We have an after care regime which helps the skin heal completely between treatments.

Is Clean Slate tattoo removal safe?

Yes, laser tattoo removal is considered the safest method to remove unwanted tattoos.

How does Clean Slate Cutera Enlighten Pico laser tattoo removal work?

Lasers work by using short pulses which break up areas of pigment, making it easier for your body to absorb and remove the ink. The quick pulses ensure your skin stays cool and comfortable.  We have 6 combinations of different wavelengths to tackle all colors and all skin types. It does take a series of treatments which varies from person to person.  On average 4-6 but this depends upon each tattoo and how your body removes the ink.

Does Clean Slate work on all tattoos?

Yes, Clean Slate can fully remove just about any tattoo, including professional and homemade tattoos. In the rare case that a tattoo cannot be fully removed, it can be partially removed or lightened.

There is a lot of variability in inks used and the amount of ink each tattoo artist injects into the skin.

To learn more about Clean Slate Tattoo Removal and to view informative videos about tattoo removal, please visit the Video Gallery page on the Vein Specialties website at

To view amazing before-and-after photos of Clean Slate tattoo removal patients, please visit the Before-and-After page on the website at

Don’t get stuck with a tattoo you no longer want. You deserve to look your best, and sometimes that means removing an unwanted tattoo. Find out more about Clean Slate tattoo removal by calling Dr. Norman Bein at Vein Specialties in St. Louis, Missouri today!