No two tattoos are exactly the same, but did you know that tattooed Americans share a lot of similiarities?

The more you know about the latest trends the easier it is to discuss the advantages of laser tattoo removal


In June 2015, CUTERA commissioned a study of 2,000 Americans1
AND 1,000 tattooed Americans2 to understand the prevalence
of tattoos, as well as a deep-dive into the demographics and
psychographics of people with tattoos.

In a study of 2,000 Americans, more than ONE IN FOUR (27%)
U.S. adults have at least one tattoo - a 6 percent increase from the
2012 Harris Poll3 study of 2,016 U.S. adults (21%)

In a seperate study of 1,000 tattooed Americans more than
ONE IN FOUR have tattoo regret

People have Tattoo regret

1 Change in taste, lifestyle, or fashion (37%)

2 Don't like the tattoo,
Or any tattoos anymore (35%)

The top 3 locations for tattoos
on males and females










While both males and females have tattoo regret
Females tend to regret it more (29% vs 23%).


is when the majority of tattooed
Americans got their first tattoo

Mid 0s

is when the majority of tattooed Americans
began regretting their tattoos the most

The top 3 most common tattoo colors on tattooed Americans
with tattoo regret is Black (79%), Red (45%) then
blue (34%). Yellow is more common than green






While 4 in 5 Americans with tattoo
Regret have thought about getting laser
tattoo removal, only 1 in 7 have tried it.

Americans with tattoo regret who are aware of
laser tattoo removal would be willing to
committ to 6 Treatments or less.

More than 2 in 5 Americans with tattoo regret that are aware of laser
tattoo removal have tried other non-surgical cosmetic treatments.

More than 5 IN 6 Americans with tattoo regret that are aware of laser
tattoo removal desire better tattoo removal solutions

With the world's first dual wavelength
(1064nm + 532nm)
and dual pulse duration laser system,
(750 picosection + 2 nanosecond)
CUTERA's enlighten TM offers
industry leading power, treatment
depth and speed for the most efficient
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fewer treatments!


skin types!!


ink colors!

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