The Ultimate Tattoo Removal Quiz
After spending your cash and withstanding the needles, you've decided to have that tattoo removed. Bur how much do you really know about tattoo removal?
What's the most commonly removed tattoo?
- an ex-love's name
Which of these old-school methods of tattoo removal includes sanding down the skin?
Tattoos received under what condition are sometimes removed for free?
- gang membership
- naval enlistment
The deeper the tattoo:
- the cooler it looks
- the more easily lost beneath the skin
- the harder it is to remove
Lasers remove tattoos by:
- breaking the pigment up into small fragments
- decimating subdermal cells where the pigment is stored
- burning the skin, causing it to heal over the tattoo
Patients report that having a tattoo removed via laser is akin to:
- being beaten with a feather duster
- being snapped with a thin rubber band
- being bitten by ants
What dictates the type of laser used for tattoo removal?
- the type of pigments
- the size of the tattoo
- the quality of the doctor's practice
What pigments are hardest to remove?
- blue and black
- yellow and green
- red and orange
What are traumatic tattoos?
- tattoos received from an injury
- tattoos received on a dare
- tattoos received from an unpleasant artist
How many Americans sport at least one tattoo?
- 5 million
- 50 million
- 10 million