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Tattoo Regret

Beyond Tattoo Regret: The Public Health Dangers of Ink

Michael Yaremchuk, M.D. | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Yaremchuk, M.D.

Before undergoing such a permanent procedure, I'd urge you to weigh the medical implications as well as the personal and professional ones. With the risks of infection, as well as the pain of laser tattoo removal, remember the permanent part of permanent ink.

What Do You Ink?

Karin Kasdin | Posted 11.20.2012 | Fifty
Karin Kasdin

In my day, tattooed people were trying to stand out as individuals. They were bold nonconformists. Today, a visit to the tattoo parlor is just another way of fitting into the crowd.

The Number Of People With Tattoos Who Regret Getting One

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 07.14.2012 | Healthy Living

Nearly a third of people with tattoos regret getting one, according to a small new survey out of the United Kingdom. The survey findings, presented...

Tattoo Regret: What's That?

Dr. Susan Taylor | Posted 03.12.2012 | Black Voices
Dr. Susan Taylor

Several times a week, I will have a patient come to my office who simply does not want to have their tattoo anymore. The patients who ask to have their tattoo or tattoos removed are all different ages, usually in their 20s or 30s but some are 40s to 60s.