Most of the aesthetic clinics in Singapore right now are using the traditional Q-Switched lasers that break down the pigmented particles in granules. With the Discovery PICO series which works in Picosecond pulses, is able to fragment the tattoo ink into thin “dust”, which is easier to be eliminated by the body immune system. This results in the lightening of the tattoo.
The Discovery PICO series system can operate using two different wavelengths. The wavelength of 1064nm is effective for removing dark blue or black ink and the wavelength to 532nm is effective for removal of red or orange ink.