How to Remove Scalp Micropigmentation

How to Remove Scalp Micropigmentation
Tommy T.
Tommy T.

Scalp Micropigmentation Practitioner
Buffalo, NY

4 mins read

For countless men and women, the search for a simple, effective solution to hair loss ends with scalp micropigmentation (SMP). This is a revolutionary non-surgical treatment providing immediate, long-lasting, and incredibly realistic effects. At Elegant SMP, based in the heart of Buffalo, NY, we’ve earned a reputation as the leading provider of SMP treatments, specializing in the creation of a faded and dusty hairline for an unmatched, natural-looking hairline.

But what if there comes a time when you wish to reverse, adjust your SMP treatment, or end up with a botched job because you chose the wrong artist? Is there a solution? Yes, but buckle up… it may be a bumpy ride.

The information provided in this article is for educational purposes only and should not replace professional medical advice. Consult a healthcare professional for personalized guidance regarding your specific situation.

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How to Remove Scalp Micropigmentation

Scalp Micropigmentation Removal is Possible!

Yes, your SMP treatment can be removed! The trusted method for this process is laser tattoo removal. Although SMP treatments are likened to tattoos, the pigmentation does not go as deep in the skin. Factors such as lifestyle, skin sensitivity, and maintenance play a role in the durability of your SMP. Usually, SMP lasts between 5 to 10 years until it completely fades away.

Reliable Laser Tattoo Removal

If you decide within this timespan to remove or lighten your SMP, laser tattoo removal is the most effective course of action to date. This process might require multiple sessions. Still, it's the most successful way to break down the pigments used in SMP and restore your skin to its former glory.

The Road Less Travelled: Alternatives to Complete Removal

If you're in love with your SMP but find it too dark, there's a solution for that too! Some practitioners can offer methods to lighten the pigmentation using non-abrasive saline solutions, giving a desirable shade without a complete removal. Although the results can be spotty, it is a popular method that many artists use.

Embrace the Natural Route

If you seek natural ways to fade SMP without invasive techniques, sunlight might be the key. Exposure to sun rays without proper protection such as sunscreen or a hat can gradually fade your SMP. Keep in mind that this method involves careful observation to prevent unwanted skin damage.

Trust Matters: Choose a Credible SMP Practitioner

When seeking to get your SMP, trust a reliable, renowned practitioner like Elegant SMP. We follow a meticulous process, gradually building up the pigmentation, keeping in mind that it’s always safer to tattoo less rather than more. You can always add more, but you can’t subtract without laser removal is our saying. This approach allows for client input throughout the SMP journey, ensuring satisfaction. This also allows us to use multiple shades and create more texture without oversaturating the scalp.

Bald? Get It Done Right The First Time

To those men and women who’re entirely comfortable with their bald look – we salute you! However, if you’re searching for a way to frame your face artfully and rock that bald 5 o’clock shadow look, consider an elegant SMP at Elegant SMP. The transformative power of our treatments can help you break free from the constant struggle of maintaining your hair loss and reclaim your confidence.

Reach out to Elegant SMP for a consultation today. We’re ready to guide you toward informed decisions about your hairline and ensure you achieve the results you’ve longed for.

And while you’re in Buffalo, NY, experiencing the exceptional services at Elegant SMP, be sure to visit some of our recommended places in our vibrant city. For a guide to Buffalo’s attractions and eateries, visit here.

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About Us:

Elegant Scalp Micropigmentation was founded in Buffalo, NY with the goal of providing clients with a compassionate and understanding atmosphere for their hair loss troubles. We’ve been through it ourselves and at Elegant SMP, are devoted to providing our customers with the knowledge and confidence they need to make a well-informed decision about their SMP treatment plan. 

It is our pleasure to offer our premium SMP services that will unveil a rejuvenated, true version of yourself. With our continued dedication to perfecting this craft, we aim to help our clients rediscover their confidence and enjoy a renewed sense of self-esteem.

What our customers are saying

Hirschy Hoops
Hirschy Hoops
2024-02-26
Tommy T you’ve changed my life. I put all my trust in you and you made me so comfortable with this process. The reason I selected you is you want to master this art and customized a process to meet my specific needs. When I look in the mirror and am confused that I have hair or a hair line now that says a lot. Honestly I see you as the go to SMP artist in the future. All of your studying on this will pay huge dividends and you are able to change people’s lives which is so powerful. Thank you for treating my head like your own. God bless you and if you ever need a reference or anything I’d be thrilled to do so. Thanks again Tommy
byron culf
byron culf
2023-06-03
Sent me a mock pic of how my hair might look within a few hours. Great service! Shame I'm in the UK and didn't realise they are in the US
Eric Boone
Eric Boone
2023-03-01
Today I had a consultation with Tommy at Elegant Smp. He was very professional and informative answering all my questions. He made me feel confident that I came to the right place. His knowledge and understanding of Smp put my mind at ease going forward. I would highly recommend reaching out to Tommy if you are considering this procedure.
Krishna KV
Krishna KV
2023-01-28
I recently had a consultation with Tommy, and I was impressed with his professionalism. He spoke clearly and answered all of my questions about the procedure and Pre and Post-care instructions. I had a positive experience and I am looking forward to getting my SMP done with Tommy and I would highly recommend him to others.
Kendall Velarde
Kendall Velarde
2023-01-16
Great guy and very professional!! Highly recommended!!
jason velasquez
jason velasquez
2023-01-02
Talking with Tommy was great! He was very professional, and informative with all the questions I had.
Michael Marino
Michael Marino
2022-12-23
Tommy provided me with a image of how I would look with SMP his service was awesome, simple and quick id recommend Tommy’a website to anyone wanting to see what they look like with SMP
Akeem H
Akeem H
2022-11-11
Amazing professional that really takes the time to answer questions or concerns and does great work!
Matt T.
Matt T.
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Elegant SMP is the place to get your scalp micropigmentation if you are interested in quality technique. Not all SMP is the same and your practitioner's training really does matter. For me, understanding how my artist could achieve an authentic looking hairline was very important, and very few SMP artists have the training to achieve that. Tommy at Elegant SMP is a true professional who understands how to get a natural looking result that is difficult to replicate - which is a true testament to his training. My SMP results exceeded my expectations and I would recommend Elegant SMP to anyone who is interested in getting the highest quality work the first time, or repairing SMP work that missed the mark.
Jason V.
Jason V.
Client
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I knew from the consultation with Tommy that he was a genuinely good guy. Their professionalism is top-notch and the work he does is amazing! I can't stop looking at my hairline and just how natural it looks. I'm 100 % satisfied with the results and highly recommend his services!
Eric B.
Eric B.
Client
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I just finished my third session with Tommy over at elegant smp. He did a great job and was extremely professional. His attention to detail was amazing giving me the desired look I was going for. I would highly recommend his services for anyone looking to have this procedure done. Everything about the experience was pleasant and stress free.
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