Tattoos have the ability to provide so much joy and spiritual uplifting for those who get them. When you immortalize something important to you on your body it creates an extra special connection and helps you to keep that close to your mind and heart at all times. Unfortunately, not every tattoo maintains that positive impact as time passes. From work that didn’t come out how you hoped to pieces that have not aged well, there are many reasons you may need to have your tattoo removed to improve your life. Here are four of the top ways that a tattoo can have a negative impact on your mental and emotional health.
Tattoos From Prior Relationships
Many partners make the decision to get a tattoo for the person they love. Whether it’s both of you receiving a matching tattoo, or getting a piece done that represents your partner, it can be an excellent way to show your love and devotion. Unfortunately, if the relationship ends it can instead become a painful reminder of the prior relationship that you no longer want to see every day. Getting the tattoo removed entirely, or faded for a clean cover-up, is an excellent way to remove that emotional trauma.
Remnants From Your Old Self
One of the best things about life is that wherever you are today, you always have the option to make a change to who you will be tomorrow. When individuals undergo a personal change they view as positive, it’s natural that sometimes they want to leave that older version of themselves in the past. If you got a tattoo that fit you at the time but you no longer believe is in accordance with the person that you are today, then scheduling laser tattoo removal allows you to safely and effectively remove the negative reminder.
Tattoos of Embarrassing Quality
If you spend time on social media sites, you’ve probably seen someone sharing an article of “Tattoo Fails” before. While many people may share these posts because they find them funny, it is much less amusing for the individuals who were promised one thing only to have another delivered and left on their body for all to see. When a tattoo does not come out as well as promised it can be extremely stressful for the recipient, and in these instances, removal may be the only viable remedy to overcome that embarrassment.
Pieces You Don’t Love in Your Reflection
Sometimes there’s not always a plain and obvious reason you no longer love a piece that you have on your body. What’s important is not why it upsets you to look at yourself and see the tattoo on you, all that matters is that you don’t, and that can be extremely painful and stressful to deal with. When this happens, laser tattoo removal allows you to take the offending artwork off your body so that you love the way you look again.
Here at Newport Tattoo Removal, we understand the emotional strain an unwanted tattoo can cause, and we’re proud to help our clients feel better about their bodies. If you have a tattoo that is causing you stress, get in touch today for a consultation. We’ll discuss your options and help you remove that emotional drain as effectively and efficiently as possible!