Is Laser Tattoo Removal Advisable During Pregnancy?


tattoo removal when pregnantWhen tattoo ink is smashed through laser energy, it is possible for those small ink bits to go into the blood stream. Due to the fact that the tattoo ink includes heavy metals it is thought those metals can be unsafe to the unborn child. Through there is very little proof of the threats, it is best to err on the side of caution. Laser tattoo removal while breastfeeding is likewise not suggested as lasered tattoo ink fragments might get in the mom’s milk supply.

Fortunately, if you have actually started treatment and find you are pregnant, you can hold off treatment up after your  breastfeeding cycle. You will not lose any ground. Likewise as long as there is ink in the skin, it is enough for the body immune system to eliminate, it will continue doing this, though most of the removal takes place in the very first 4-8 weeks after treatment.