A tattoo has a strong emotional association with the person having it. Commonly it is the loved one’s name, idols, quotes or just anything that a person feels connected to. However, over time, it may happen that the tattoo may not hold the same relevance as it used to once upon a time. It could also lose the aesthetic appeal it once held. Whatever the reason, the tattoo needs to go. While tattoos were considered something permanent, there are now ways to remove it.ND- YAG LASER: different wavelengths like 532nm or 1064nm of laser are used according to tattoo pigmentation.TATTOO EXCISION: surgically excised under local anesthesis.