top of page

PicoWay Tattoo Removal: The Art of Patience for Perfect Results

When it comes to tattoo removal, patience truly is a virtue. At GloUp Beauty Studio, we pride ourselves on offering the most advanced and effective tattoo removal treatments available, and PicoWay laser technology is at the forefront of this revolution. But why is it essential to wait 14 weeks between sessions? Let's delve into the science behind PicoWay and uncover why this waiting period is crucial for optimal results.

Understanding PicoWay Technology

PicoWay is a cutting-edge laser device that utilizes ultra-short picosecond pulses to shatter tattoo ink into tiny particles. Unlike traditional lasers, which use nanosecond pulses, PicoWay's faster pulses break the ink down more effectively, resulting in quicker and more efficient removal with minimal damage to the surrounding skin. This precision is what makes PicoWay a preferred choice for many seeking to remove their tattoos.

The Healing Process: Why 14 Weeks?

Tattoo removal isn't an instant fix—it's a gradual process that requires your body to work alongside the laser treatment. Here’s why waiting 14 weeks between sessions is not just recommended but necessary:

  1. Ink Fragmentation and Removal: Each PicoWay session breaks down more ink particles. After the treatment, your body's immune system needs time to naturally process and remove these fragmented ink particles through the lymphatic system. This detoxification process is crucial for achieving clear skin without overloading your system.

  2. Skin Recovery: While PicoWay is gentle, it still creates microscopic injuries in the skin as it targets the ink. Your skin needs time to heal between sessions to avoid unnecessary irritation or damage. Giving your skin this recovery time ensures that each subsequent session is as effective as the first.

  3. Optimal Results: Rushing the process can lead to suboptimal results. By spacing out sessions appropriately, you allow the maximum amount of ink to be cleared each time, making the overall removal process more effective. Patience ensures that you achieve the best possible outcome with the least number of sessions.

  4. Minimized Risk of Side Effects: Adequate spacing between treatments helps minimize potential side effects such as hyperpigmentation, hypopigmentation, and scarring. By giving your skin enough time to recover fully, you reduce the risk of adverse reactions, ensuring a smoother and safer removal process.

What to Expect During the 14 Weeks

While 14 weeks might seem like a long time, there are several ways to ensure you’re on track for the best results:

  • Stay Hydrated: Drinking plenty of water helps your lymphatic system flush out the ink particles more efficiently.

  • Healthy Lifestyle: Maintaining a balanced diet and regular exercise can boost your immune system, aiding in the ink removal process.

  • Sun Protection: Protecting the treated area from the sun is crucial. UV exposure can interfere with the healing process and increase the risk of pigmentation issues.

The Journey to Clear Skin

At GloUp Beauty Studio, we understand the desire to see quick results, but we also know that the journey to clear, ink-free skin is best traveled with care and patience. The 14-week interval between PicoWay sessions is a small investment in time for a lifetime of results. Trust the process, follow your treatment plan, and before you know it, you’ll be enjoying beautifully clear skin, free from the past’s ink.

Ready to start your PicoWay journey? Book a consultation with us at GloUp Beauty Studio today, and let’s work together towards achieving your tattoo removal goals with the best in laser technology and patient care.


Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page