New technology has increased the safety of laser tattoo removal so that it is now considered the safest way to remove tattoos. It’s ablility to treat pigments selectively makes laser removal safer than dermabration, excision and salabrasion methods. Some colors can be treated more effectively than others, with black and dark blue being the most responsive to laser treatment. New methods are being developed all the time to increase the effectiveness of laser removal on other colors of ink. It is vital that you discuss your skin and tattoos with your physician before your laser tattoo removal procedure, as everyone’s situation is unique.