Keloid Formation After Laser Tattoo Removal
Tattooing procedure does cause injury to skin, and in individuals who are prone to form keloids, tattooing can result in keloid formation. Laser Tattoo Removal, a very commonly used practice to remove tattoos, can on of its own cause formation of a keloid. Below is an image of such a keloid that formed after Laser tattoo removal. Treating such a keloid is very challenging. Those who are prone to form keloids, or those with a family history of keloids should avoid getting tattoos. They should also refrain from removing their tattoos with using Laser.