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Question by kj
Submitted on 8/28/2003
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what is FADE ? for removal tatoo, Is it work ?

Answer by treeefrog
Submitted on 11/22/2003
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I have a black tattoo of a polish eagle on my arm. its about 6 inch by 7, i would like to completely remove it. Can u help me out......


Answer by Ronda Chmura
Submitted on 2/7/2004
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I tried Tatbgone and it did not work what can i do


Answer by Harry
Submitted on 2/12/2004
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Tat B Gone got rid of my tattoo and got me a promotion. Had a celtic cross on my hand that I thought was holding me back. Took almost 8 months but the cross is gone and I made manager. Yes I recommend.


Answer by DG
Submitted on 2/24/2004
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I feel like I have to take the time to warn everyone about Dermasal. I had first heard of the product through a friend. But when I went to the Dermasal-Selmedica web site to place my order, I noticed dermasal described as a Salt Abrasion Complex.

Well I started doing some research and found out a salt abrasion complex is no more than a skin peel! No wonder they said to use less often if you get irritation.


Also, the company that owns Dermasal is known for its BAD business practices. I found this link posted already from the Better Business Bureau:


If you are counting on their guarantee, you may want to check it out.


Answer by Jane G.
Submitted on 2/29/2004
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My experience with Tat B Gone has been great, Rhonda.

Just keep using tat B Gone and it works. I was a little sad after using it for 2 weeks and not seeing any change. But then all of a sudden I noticed it was a little lighter. It takes a little time, but it sure is working for me.

When I was young and stupid I got my boyfriend's names tattooed on the small of my back. My new fiancé totally HATES it, so he bought me Tat B Gone. It is working! I am on my 6th month, and it is hardly noticeable now.

I really have to thank my boyfriend for finding this product. Plus, I think that they are a good company. Even after I got TBG they always answered my emails and questions.

I know how it is to badly want to get rid of a tattoo, so i wish you luck!



Answer by dee
Submitted on 3/5/2004
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I have used tat b gone for a little over one month. Ther has been min. fading or either that or my eyes are playing tricks on me.
So I will keep using it and keep everyone posted!


Answer by Justin H
Submitted on 3/10/2004
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Bishop are you the sales manager or just the copy writer for Dermasal and selmedica.com? To think you almost had me. When I went to your web site to buy (I really want to get rid of my Celtic) I happened to go find my way to selmedica.com

And what a range of hokey products you sell (How do you live with yourselves):

1 Breast Enlargement pill - yeah ah -hah

2 Penis Enlargement pill-yeah ah -hah

3 Penis Stiffener pill- yeah ah -hah

4 All natural Get Pregnant Now pill - yeah ah -hah

5 The best a pill for vaginal odor - I am still laughing

After finding this out I went back to the Dermasal site and looked hard. It was then I figured out you were selling SALT AND WATER. You want us to believe rubbing salt on a Tattoo will make it go away. Researching salt abrasion I found out it is recommended for Acne. What do acne and tattoo removal have in common?

But what really got me and made me take the time to write this is when I found your posting on the internet. Writing ads and posting them like they are from customers.



Answer by WilliamBilly
Submitted on 3/10/2004
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I have five tats one is a celtic arm band about 2 inches wide and a deep black in color and go's all the way around my arm At the bicep. the other is a black cross with 3 fish in gothic style around the cross,its about 4inches by 3 inches. the other one is a black Eagle about 4 and a half inches by3 inches. and the other two are a small tiger faded out some what and a 911 tribute of a red white and blue sheild w/an Eagle behind it it's about 3 inches by 3 inches. my questions is that. I would like to no what product out there really works because all the before and after pics I see are for 10 weeks 14 weeks adn they do seem to be faded a lot but thers no follow up reports or pics about the final out come do the completly go away or after 14 weeks thats all you get. and if so why do they sell 6 months to a year worth of product if it's only effective for 14 weeks please help me with any and all honest info I would be very greatful. because I'm tired of being ashamed of my tat's I wish Iv'e never got any of them.I don't want to sound like a Bible Thumper but I got religon and now the tat's are really getting to me,everybody keeps telling its not what you look like that counts but whats in you heart and mind. but when I wake up in the moring it's hard not to notice the t


Answer by crashgoddess
Submitted on 3/12/2004
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i started using tat b gone a month ago on a particularly nasty tattoo i got while still at school,i dont know if im imagining it but some of the lines have started to look fuzzy,i know not to get my hopes up but its looking promising.i know itll take at least 6 months to go .it cost a lot of money but a hell of a lot less than laser removal would so i reckon its worth a try.ill post back when ive finished my 6 month supply with pics.heres hoping...


Answer by ChickFlick
Submitted on 3/20/2004
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I also just started the Tat b Gone system. I thought I was just imagining the fade too. But my friends say they see a difference. I am so relived, i desperatly want to get rid of my tat.


Answer by Jon
Submitted on 4/16/2004
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Well look at me, I made the mistake of gettin a tribal sun around my belly button, and i'ma guy, lol needless to say i caught a little flack about it, but it is'ntme, some ladies like it so that's a plus, but i does'ntfit me, i might try tat b gone


Answer by longc
Submitted on 4/21/2004
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I bought Derma that is supposed to be guaranteed. Well I still have my tattoo and one huge skin reaction but no money back. I guess I am out the money, I was warned on those web sites. But I am MAD.  


Answer by mm
Submitted on 4/27/2004
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I guess this is more of a question rather than an answer... I am very interested in getting my tattoo removed... and right now laser removal is just too expensive.  I am writing because I never heard of removing a tattoo by this lotion stuff... and I was looking around and came across that tatbgone and dermasal stuff and althought it may be cheaper than laser.. its not cheap itself...  so would u recommend tatbgone or dermasal? and do u know of any other way to purchase these products other then by internet?  Like is there a store that I could find these products in?  Also, since the websites only show pictures of the tattoo after 6 months were some of them are not fully gone yet... do you just continue using the product until they are completely gone?  Also, has anyone had any problems with tat b gone? Also what is the active ingredient in tat b gone?  Thank you very much.. sorry that my one question turned into like 5... but thanks


Answer by byran
Submitted on 4/30/2004
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I have been using Tat B Gone for months. At first I was a skeptic and so afraid when I finally bought some. Had great luck on a cross. I just kept putting it on till the cross was gone-about 10 months. Good luck


Answer by anastasia
Submitted on 6/4/2004
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I wanted to know which one is better Tattoo-Off or Tatbgone


Answer by kirsten
Submitted on 6/24/2004
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i recently bought dermasl and in 2 weeks am noticing fading, i also am having my tatto "dry inked" out and using dermasal after it.if you want to remove a tatto try to reverse the process...it's like getting a tattoo, only instead of ink use peroxide and then salt water or dermasal.that tattoo will come off quicker then creams and less painful then laser and even less scarring!i have 18 tattoos and will spend the money to get these horrible mistakes off my body!!!


Answer by tammy
Submitted on 6/25/2004
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kristen, I do not know how your skin keeps from getting red and inflamed with Dermasal. I mean that stuff really tore my skin apart. It is some kind of oily salt rub that just caused my skin to bleed.
After my bad luck with dermasal - and I did NOT get my money back - I tried Tattoo-OFF. They say it is for sensitive skin. I am not sure what that means but it does not rip my skin apart, and I do see some fading.


Answer by Allison
Submitted on 6/29/2004
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Here's a website that compares all different kinds of tattoo removal, they came up with some interesting results.


Answer by Larry S.
Submitted on 7/4/2004
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I used Tat B Gone to remove a cross approx. 5inches by 4 inches and mostly Black. It worked. i hope this helps someone out there.


Answer by La Strega
Submitted on 7/11/2004
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I have had 3 Lazer treatments at $600 a pop.
Even though there has been a noticable amount of fading, it was very painful. I actually had blisters the size of grapes hanging off of my arm.  I believe I'm going to try "Tat B Gone", it has very positive ratings.  Check out the Tattoo Removal Institute web site, they did there own trial tests and list it as the number one product along with "Tattoo Off" listed as the number two product only because it was gentler on the skin and it took a little longer for desired results.
Anyone know about the surrounding skin, I have letters and I am wondering how to apply the creams.  Thanks


Answer by jmb
Submitted on 8/27/2004
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i have had two laser sessions on my tattoo which fadeed , i am now using tat b gone on it  nothing for two weeks then i noticed some reaction  it seems to me having the laser first as give the cream a much better chance of working, time will tell.


Answer by S.
Submitted on 9/2/2004
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I haven't heard anything bad about Tattoo-OFF.  I want to try it because it's all natural ingredients and easier on skin... does anyone know if it works like TatBgone?



Answer by sarms
Submitted on 9/14/2004
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I haven't tried Dermasal but I do research in finding people and on their front page there is a statement from a Richard Healm In Felt, Idaho that says he has used it and it has worked. Well after doing some research there is no such person. This alone turned me off from using this product. I just purchased Tat B Gone and unlike all these othet people I will report my results in a couple of months.


Answer by tatcrazy
Submitted on 10/4/2004
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well, i have been using tatbgone for one month now. i have seen nothing that shows any signs of fading. I have "two" full sleeves of tats. I will continue to use it however, it is going to be expensive. The 4 months supply only last me one month. I will keep you posted. If this is just another hoax, Beleive me the worlrd will know about it. good luck to you all.


Answer by Dizzy
Submitted on 10/6/2004
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Don't use tatbgone! It does not work. I have had 16 lasertreatments, but was still left with a couple of ugly tattoos. ( they where only lighter) Then i used tatbgone for 5 month. It did not do what they promised on their website. The photo's are totally fake, if you ask me...
Well, today i visited my doctor, and hydroquinone can damage your health badly!! They don't sell stuff here with hydroquinone, it's forbidden here, because it can cause cancer!!!!! Please don't use it! I was stupid enough to try it, because i was desperate.( not so smart to use something first and then going to a doctor..) I went to the docter this late, because i had no money to buy more of this stuff and i wanted a prescription for hydroquinonecreme, so i found out that it's harmful.
I got a free sample of Thiospot. That does the same as hydroquinone, but cannot harm you the pharmacist told me.
Tatbgone only wants to use your desperateness to get rich!!( that's my opinion)
The pharmacist said that hydroquinone probably only works for other skinproblems like hyper pigmented skin spots. It works on melanin in your skin, and if you stop using it, it can come back too. If it has any influence at tattoo-ink at all, nobody knows..
I will try thiospot. Maybe it will work.




Good luck to you all!!

( i don't work by Thiospot or something..., just being desperate too with my tattoos


Answer by Sali
Submitted on 11/17/2004
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The www.tattooremovalinstitute.com site may be a hoax of TatBGone. Don't trust everything you read on the internet


Answer by Coupe
Submitted on 12/1/2004
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Hello All

I recently got a tattoo about 6 weeks ago. The guy sucked. I will probably keep some of the wording which is seperate from the art work. The Art work needs to go. It is straight blue no color. I am hoping this will fade quicker. It seems like Tat B Gone realy works. Where can I find it this product and how much should I budget for(UG?

Thanks Ladies and Gents:)


Answer by Gibby
Submitted on 12/27/2004
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Tat B Gone, quit writing your own questions & answers. you & the tattoo removal institute seem to be related. Carpet baggers,scam artists. Shame on you!


Answer by Melissa
Submitted on 1/23/2005
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I am really considering Tat B Gone!  I am getting married in 11 months and I am desperate to get rid of a tattoo that goes from my back over my shoulder onto my chest.  The ink isn't very dark to begin with, so do you think I will get good enough results by that time?


Answer by SZ
Submitted on 2/7/2005
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Over all, i think im just gonna try the tat b gone stuff and see how it goes, after all its better than lazer n other painful stuff. but does anyone know if the tattoo starts to show up again after a long time since its just some bleach. Is it permanent?


Answer by Jo Mo
Submitted on 2/11/2005
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Hey everyone,

I am probably one of the most sceptical people when it comes to buying things over the net but I have this tattoo on my arm and being a girl and not 19 anymore it is really getting me down.  I feel like a biker!  eek! I cant afford laser treatment so my only option is Tatbgone.  I have placed my order and am waiting for it to be delivered.  I promise you all, because I understand what is is like to get down about it, its terrible.  I will let you guys know what the results are whether they are positive or negative.  I will keep you all posted.  I also have a digital camera and am more than happy to email through my pics but give me a few weeks to get going.

I feel like the weight has been lifted off my shoulders knowing that there could be a solution to my drab, long sleeve wearing life!

Take care and I will keep in touch!


Answer by maiden
Submitted on 2/11/2005
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I had lazer treatments for eight years and spent about thirty five hindred dollars and it faded some but it was still very much there. Talk about pain it was like someone was flicking hot rubber bands on my leg.I have been using tat gone ink and it really works no kidding.it's still there but it's almost gone.it's like getting a tattoo but it lifts the color up peals and then fades.I have had three or four treatments and probably have about two more to go.


Answer by kal
Submitted on 3/29/2005
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hi i decided on tat b gone. i have been treating a black lizard on my shoulder for 2 months. sometimes it looks fade a little bit but i am not sure. everyone says tat b gone works so why it wouldn`t work on me? so im waiting and carry on using. it is a bit of pain to use it 2 a day but heyho.  


Answer by Cris
Submitted on 4/2/2005
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I have been using tat b gone for a couple months and have yet to see any results!


Answer by pauletta
Submitted on 4/17/2005
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I went in for the laser treatment once and realized it was painful,was going to take a long time, and cost a lot. I measured my tattoo before and after. They charged me an extra inch worth because my tattoo was peeking over another inch. So after that I purchased the dermasal and started using that. The results are slow- but I had measured it in the beginning I kept up with the measurements and my tattoo has shrunk in size 9 cm. I wouldn't have noticed that if I had not measured it. So use some tracing paper and go by those results- the eye is deceiving. Especially when you want results right now.


Answer by Janice
Submitted on 5/29/2005
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Hey... I am in the military and I got 7 tattoos when I was younger.  I have been reading these posts and I am very skeptical.  I need to remove the tattoo on my neck since I am getting ready to get out and I want to find a good job when I get out of the military.  Also, I have two on each shoulder blade which I cannot stand looking at and an arm band that DOESN'T look feminine.  I am very skeptical and I really don't want to loose time and money if laser would be better than these lotions.  I need honesty in helping me make a good decision on the long run.  Thank you.


Answer by chemchick
Submitted on 6/8/2005
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I have bought the Tat B Gone cream myself and have been using it only a weak. But there are a lot of websites out there claiming the pictures on the original Tat B gone site were clearly doctored. I hope I haven't wasted my money...............I desperately want to get rid of the tattoo.


Answer by Angela
Submitted on 6/11/2005
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I also used dermasal and I was a bloody mess!! It ripped apart my skin and it was painful. It didn't work. It was too harsh. I wouldn't believe that it worked for anyone!!!


Answer by jake
Submitted on 6/19/2005
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I have tried them all. I finally got the TCA and after six treatments the tattoo is fading alot. I use the TCA every other week so after three months the tattoo is half gone. This is the only stuff that has really worked, and I have tried them all including laser. TCA even removes the color.


Answer by LooLoo
Submitted on 7/3/2005
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To those who've used TAT B GONE and got results.  Please explain how you use the product, the instructions are not very clear and the e-mail I got in answer to my questions was not clear either as far as how much of the creams you should use and if you just need to put the cream on your skin or rub it on the surface.  Please advice.


Answer by ang
Submitted on 7/12/2005
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I just got a tattoo on my back it is HUGE, i loved it and then the artist said you love it now, sit back down i am going to do some shading, well i thought that meant like a shadow, so I let him continue cause he said it would look awsome.  I cried when he handed me the mirror, what the hell did he do to me.  Know I have a huge ugly tattoo in the middle of my back with a dark grey BORDER around it.  How long must you wait to start using tatbgone I just purchased some.  The border is not as deep as the tattoo itself and I only want to remove the "shadin" is this possible??


Answer by Aubrey
Submitted on 7/29/2005
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I have been using tat b gone now for a little over three months.  I can see that the lines are becoming fuzzy and the colors are turning much lighter.  All my friends have noticed without even being told.  I am very excited.  This product works!


Answer by SteveP
Submitted on 8/2/2005
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For those of you who are using TatBGone and are successful, how much do you apply during each application?  I have almost finished my first month, but I have a lot of product left from the "month supply."
Your answers are greatly appreciated.
By the way, I have noticed some fading, but it is minimal.  However, I am still at the beginning of the process.


Answer by gustsvo
Submitted on 8/11/2005
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queria saber mais sobre o tatbgone,
faz mais efeito em tatuagens mais recentes ou mais antigas. e fale um pouco mais do tratamento. OBRIGADO.


Answer by Audra
Submitted on 8/18/2005
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I am writing this to anyone who is thinking about using dermasal.  DON'T!  DON"T EVEN THINK ABOUT IT!!!!  I ordered it and spent 300 dollars for a four month supply and it never came.  I contacted their "customer service" department via email, since it was the ONLY WAY TO GET A HOLD OF THIS COMPANY, and they kept replying that it was on the way.  Well, it never has arrived and it is two months later.  This is a bad company.


Answer by marc
Submitted on 9/29/2005
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I have a tattoo I want removed too. Has it ever occured to you guys though that the tattoo removal institute seems awfully.....fake. There is almost no information on their. Hardly enough to qualify it as any kind of an institute. They clearly recommend the creams and though they're from competing companies..that's what makes it smart. If me and one other company in the world sold product 'A' and I created an 'independent website' touting the benefits of product 'A' regardless of brand. Don't you think that would bring in more business for me than if I focused only on competing? It's sneaky, but if it's a scam..scammers are just that..sneaky.


Answer by chakra138
Submitted on 10/7/2005
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www.dermasal.com Looks bad.... I think I'll try the Tat B gone!!! TY for all the posts!!

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Answer by val
Submitted on 10/17/2005
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I have been using tatbgone for 8 months and have seen a drastic amount of fading.  It will probably still take another year, but I have little doubt that the tattoos I'm using it on will fade completely.


Answer by SfromCO
Submitted on 12/14/2005
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I have been using TatBgone for 4 months and have seen no change whatsoever.  Maybe all of the "good" reviews are biased.  Good luck all.


Answer by firefly
Submitted on 12/26/2005
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ok.. i got a 3 times cover-up.. and its all wrong.... i need some black ink removed to make it right.. then id want to get colour put in there.. does anyone kno about this tat b gone.. if i use it to fade the black section to make room for colour instead? any more info on this 'dry ink' process ?


Answer by summer
Submitted on 1/12/2006
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Does anyone know if these tatbgone and tatoff creams can be used on facial tats?


Answer by Inkubus
Submitted on 1/26/2006
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I'm a tattooist, and I've been asked about this dermasal 'lotion'. Personally, I think that no product like this (which is basically a chemical peel) should be used without consulting a really good dermatologist.
There is no assurance that it will completely remove the tattoo- the only person I know who's used it didn't exactly get the desired result. More like chemical burns.
If you really want a tattoo removed, get it done properly by an expert- it's not really worth the risk.
Of course, this is why I never tattoo someone on the same day they come in and ask about tats. I prefer to know that they have thought long and hard about getting a permanent form of body art.


Answer by raul
Submitted on 1/27/2006
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I'd like to know if there is any difference in results with hispanic skin than with lighter skin tones.  Is tattoo off better or tatbgone better?  Which is gentler? Or is there even a difference?


Answer by Banana Man
Submitted on 2/21/2006
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I've just had my first and last Tat Gone Ink under the Brand name e-raze. Fantastic results, as the artist was putting the neutral ink in the 25 year old ink was seeping out, all this before the healing process has started..fantastic results..I had Lazer for 5 years and all it did was fade and hurt like crazy, I used Tat B Gone and it was rubbish, expensive nonsense...take my work go for Tat Gone Ink, make sure you find a tattoo artist who specialises in its use as well.....good luck I'm very happy...BM in the UK..


Answer by natd
Submitted on 2/25/2006
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I JUST got a tatoo yesterday and i hate it WHAT IN GODS NAME was i thinking i dont know. I really hope this tattoo b gone stuff works it sounds promising. Does anyone know of cases where it doesnt work and why??


Answer by CWO
Submitted on 2/25/2006
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Answer by mike
Submitted on 3/4/2006
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Hi guys, after reading all your questions and answers, I still don't feel confident that these tattoo creams work! Can anyone out there, who has had personal experience with these creams, please lay it on the line for everyone and explain, in detail, their story of success or failure with these creams? Thanks.


Answer by isabella
Submitted on 3/28/2006
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Answer by kristina
Submitted on 4/5/2006
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I brought Dermasal to get rid of a tattoo on the back of my neck.  I used Dermasal for 2 weeks and have not seen any changes and in turn became very ill.  I came up with the conclusion that I am allergic ingredients in the product. I wrote them a complaint letter and we'll see what happens... Also I will post what they say the ingredients are for future reference.  


Answer by BWaibel
Submitted on 4/6/2006
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I bought TCA, which is a deep chemical peel. It hurt, not as bad as getting the tat for a couple days. Skin flaked off in scabs and took the top layer of skin off. But I have 3 cover ups in that one area. Stupid teenage thing. I am on my 3rd use and it has not scarred me at all. Of course I have to wait 3 weeks in between treatments, but I have an 8 x 12 area of my back covered. My boyfriend is pretty pleased. He did not want me to be scarred and offered to pay for the laser, but it was like 3500 dollars total. Doctor said if I did the TCA a couple times and lightened it up, then to come back and he would be able to reduce the price.  So, wish me luck! And good luck to all of you.


Answer by raul
Submitted on 4/7/2006
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I have been using tatbgone for about 21/2months.  I see some fadage in my lighter colors, and some fuzziness in the black.  I think that it'll take a long time to get rid of my tats, but this is worth a try.  I am very hopeful because i don't want to do laser.  I am worried about scarring.  If anyone out there has used tatbgone, please leave honest feedback about your results.  Thanks!!!


Answer by smiley
Submitted on 4/18/2006
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I'm 14 years old and tried putting a homemade tat on my ankle. it turned out really good so i put a few more on, now i have four but all i want is the 1st one. i tried sanding them off with an electric sander belt but i think that tat b gone sounds a lot better. thanks for the tips.


Answer by deb
Submitted on 4/19/2006
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  I used tat b gone for two years with no results and wasted over $500.  When I called the company to complain and ask for my money back a man thier names Bob was so rude, he refused to give me money back, and actually hung up on me!  I have filed with the BBB.


Answer by Lisa
Submitted on 4/25/2006
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I have a tattoo that has very strong pigmenting in it. They did a good job. Will this tat b gone actually work and does it leave my skin goofy colors?


Answer by mark
Submitted on 6/20/2006
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hi, i just pressed the key that saw &78.00 of my money go to Dermasal...then i found this site!
You live and learn i guess but i will give it a go and let you know.


Answer by Jennifer
Submitted on 6/25/2006
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Answer by starr
Submitted on 6/28/2006
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I have a question? I have had 13 laser treatments and yes extremely painfull and very costly and not to mention well over a year so far. Results are great with blue black and green ink colors I will say, but will tatoo off work on yellow or what is left after all these laser treatments? what product out there is the best for this circumstance of me already going through this. And wishing for results??


Answer by Nora
Submitted on 7/3/2006
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What is tat b gone?I have a tatoo nd i want 2 remove it,where can i find that tat b gone?Can i find it in lebanon?Please reply


Answer by Cherie75
Submitted on 7/7/2006
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I am looking at Tat B Gone today, wondering whats the ingredients, see no money back guarantee, wonder if it works on homemade tatoos, wondering many things. I hope its not some hoax. All of these posts are from 2003-2004, nothing recent. Whats up with that?


Answer by Chanel
Submitted on 7/16/2006
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I have a small tattoo of what I thought was a K in Chinese writting...come to find out Chinese writings don't have single letters, only whole words...I want it removed immediately but can't afford laser surgery which really doesn't work, or the tat b gone...is there anything else like an at home remedy I could try...I'm desperate!


Answer by moe
Submitted on 8/29/2006
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I am of a ethnic background and i need to know what can i do to remove this tattoo, without going through a laser procedure


Answer by Anonymous
Submitted on 10/11/2006
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Never use tatbgone. The company is a hoax, the pics are faked, the testimonials made up.  Tattoo-off is by the same company.  Even the comments about it on here are all encouraging you to invest in several months worth of the product, and all say about the same thing.


Answer by kris
Submitted on 10/13/2006
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ur all fags


Answer by bombyx
Submitted on 1/8/2007
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Hello everyone. Like all of you, I want my tattoo removed. On 2005 I had my first (of five or six) laser treatment, and I want to share my experience with you. First of all, laser is not that painful, but the price is!. $450 USD per treatment!. I just had one treatment because it is a really expensive procedure, but the doctors explained to me many things that I wouldn't imagine. Let's say you buy tatbgone. The results depends on the way your body cleanses the ink. Supposedly, tatbgone works as a laser, breaking down the ink particles, but your body is the one that REMOVES the ink in your skin. If you want to increase your chances of having your tattoo removed, by laser or fading creams, try to clean your lymphatic system while you're on your treatment. How do you do this?. Well, drink tons of water, take 1 vitamin C tablet daily, eat a lot of beets, do some exercise in order to sweat (you can use a sauna, but it's much better to sweat by exercise), brush gently all of your skin with a natural fiber brush just before you shower. Brushing your skin improves your circulation, and it helps the body to get rid of the waste faster and better. So, whether you're trying laser, or fading creams, help your body to get rid of the ink quickly. I did this with my laser treatment and it does help a lot!. I'm getting Tatgone to use it while I save some money for the laser. Maybe I don't need to have laser treatments anymore! (hopefully), but the good thing about using tatbgone, is that if you still want to have your tattoo removed with laser, you can alternate both treatments.


Answer by Lisa
Submitted on 1/13/2007
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I am desperate to get rid of my tatt an extremely black aggressive arm band i will try tat b gone and post my results I hope this works for me and all the others who have intrusted their money in this product.


Answer by boothey
Submitted on 4/23/2007
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i bought some tat b gone last year but i kept forgetting to use it, therefore the little amount of time i did i did not see any results. i really dont want to go through the pain of laser surgery so i have bought some more but have been using it religiously day and night and after 2 weeks i am starting to notice change, i got a cover up which i am now trying to remove but i dont know if its my eyes playing tricks but i can See the old tattoo starting to come through.i know it is cheaper than laser but is still kind of expensive and seems its gonna take so long to totally get rid of the tattoo!


Answer by e
Submitted on 6/13/2007
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does tatbgone really work


Answer by lyd
Submitted on 6/23/2007
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i was wondering which product is better tat b gone or wreckingpalm it says its FDA approve please help, also when you are done is that is or do you have to continue with the product forever?


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