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Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal in Nairobi, Kenya

The Q-switched Alexandrite laser is another type of Q-switched laser, similar to the Q-switched ruby laser, but it uses an Alexandrite crystal as the gain medium. Q-Switched Alexandrite lasers are commonly used for tattoo removal due to their ability to produce short pulses of high-intensity light. The process of tattoo removal using a Q-Switched Alexandrite laser involves specific steps:


Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal

Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal Overview
  • Wavelength and Melanin Absorption:
    – The Alexandrite laser emits light at a wavelength of approximately 755 nanometers.
    – This wavelength is well-absorbed by melanin, the pigment present in both the tattoo ink and the skin.
  • Selective Photothermolysis: The principle of selective photothermolysis is applied, where the laser energy is selectively absorbed by the tattoo pigments while minimizing damage to the surrounding skin.
  • Pulse Duration:
    – The Q-switching technique allows the laser to produce very short pulses in the nanosecond range.
    – The short pulse duration is crucial for effectively breaking down the tattoo ink into smaller particles without causing excessive heat buildup in the skin.
  • Ink Fragmentation:
    – The laser energy is delivered to the tattooed area, and it is absorbed by the ink particles.
    – The intense, short-duration pulses cause a photomechanical effect, where the rapid heating and cooling of the tattoo pigments lead to their fragmentation into smaller particles.
  • Body’s Natural Removal Process:
    – The fragmented ink particles are smaller and can be more easily engulfed by immune cells.
    – Over time, the body’s natural processes, such as phagocytosis, work to eliminate these smaller ink particles through the lymphatic system.
  • Multiple Sessions:
    – Tattoo removal using Q-Switched Alexandrite lasers typically requires multiple sessions.
    – Sessions are spaced several weeks apart to allow the body to process and eliminate the fragmented ink particles between treatments.

The effectiveness of tattoo removal can vary based on factors such as the type and color of the tattoo ink, the depth of the ink in the skin, and the individual’s skin type. Darker pigments, such as black and blue, tend to respond more effectively to laser treatment.

Here are the key features and applications of the Q-switched Alexandrite laser:
  • Gain Medium: The active medium in a Q-switched Alexandrite laser is a synthetic crystal made of alexandrite, which is a form of chrysoberyl that contains chromium ions. The crystal produces laser light at a wavelength of approximately 755 nanometers, falling within the red and near-infrared range of the electromagnetic spectrum.
  • Pumping Mechanism: Similar to the Q-switched ruby laser, the Alexandrite crystal is pumped using a flashlamp, often made of xenon. The flashlamp delivers energy to the crystal, causing the chromium ions to transition to higher energy states and emit laser light.
  • Q-Switching: Q-switching is a technique employed to produce short and high-intensity pulses of laser light. In the case of the Q-switched Alexandrite laser, the Q-switching mechanism allows for the accumulation of energy within the gain medium followed by a rapid release, resulting in short pulses.
  • Short Pulse Duration: One of the advantages of Q-switched Alexandrite lasers is their ability to generate very short pulses, typically in the nanosecond range. This characteristic is valuable in medical and cosmetic applications where precise targeting and minimal thermal damage to surrounding tissues are essential.
  • Applications:
    – Hair Removal: Q-switched Alexandrite lasers are commonly used for laser hair removal. The wavelength of around 755 nm is well-absorbed by melanin, the pigment in hair follicles, making it effective for hair removal in various skin types.
    – Pigmented Lesions: The laser is used for the treatment of pigmented lesions such as age spots, sunspots, and freckles.
    – Tattoo Removal: Q-switched Alexandrite lasers can also be utilized for tattoo removal by breaking down the tattoo ink into smaller particles that the body can eliminate.

Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal Process

  • Consultation:
    – Before the procedure begins, at Rebel Inks Tattoos, Tattoo Removal, and Body Piercings Parlour, you’ll have a consultation with one of our qualified laser professionals.
    – During the consultation, your skin type, the characteristics of the tattoo, and your medical history will be assessed to determine the suitability of the Q-Switched Alexandrite laser for your specific case.
  • Preparation:
    – The area to be treated will be cleaned, and a topical anesthetic may be applied to minimize discomfort during the procedure.
    – You may be provided with protective eyewear to shield your eyes from the laser light.
  • Parameter Adjustment: The healthcare professional will adjust the laser settings, including the wavelength and pulse duration, based on the characteristics of your tattoo and skin.
  • Laser Application:
    – The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser will be directed at the tattooed area, and short pulses of high-intensity light will be delivered to the skin.
    – The laser energy is selectively absorbed by the tattoo pigments, causing them to fragment into smaller particles.
  • Immediate Response:
    – You may experience a snapping or stinging sensation during the laser pulses. Some discomfort is normal, but the use of a topical anesthetic helps manage this sensation.
    – Immediate whitening or frosting of the treated area may occur, which is a temporary reaction to the laser energy.
  • Post-Treatment Care:
    – After the laser treatment, a cooling agent or soothing gel may be applied to the treated area to alleviate any discomfort and reduce redness.
    – You will receive specific post-treatment care instructions, including guidelines on sun protection and avoiding certain activities that may irritate the treated skin.
  • Follow-up Sessions:
    – Tattoo removal is typically not achieved in a single session. Multiple sessions, spaced several weeks apart, are usually required to allow the body to eliminate the fragmented ink particles.
    – The number of sessions needed depends on factors such as the size, color, and depth of the tattoo.
  • Monitoring Progress: Your healthcare professional will monitor the progress of the tattoo removal during follow-up appointments and may adjust the laser settings if needed.


Post Laser Tattoo Removal Session 1

Post Laser Tattoo Removal Session 1

Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal Mechanism

The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser tattoo removal mechanism involves the use of specific laser technology and principles to break down and eliminate tattoo pigments from the skin. Here’s a step-by-step explanation of the mechanism:

  • Q-Switching Technique: The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser utilizes a technique known as Q-switching. This involves using a specialized device to rapidly switch the laser beam on and off. This quick switching creates very short pulses of high-energy laser light.
  • Wavelength Selection: The laser emits light at a specific wavelength, typically around 755 nanometers. This wavelength falls within the red and near-infrared range of the electromagnetic spectrum.
  • Selective Photothermolysis: The principle of selective photothermolysis is employed during tattoo removal. This principle relies on matching the laser wavelength to the absorption characteristics of the target (tattoo pigments) while minimizing absorption by surrounding tissues.
  • Melanin Absorption: The laser light is preferentially absorbed by the tattoo pigments, which contain various colors and compounds. In the case of the Alexandrite laser, the absorption is particularly effective for dark pigments like black and blue.
  • Photomechanical Effect: The short pulses of high-energy laser light cause a photomechanical effect within the tattooed area. The rapid heating and cooling of the tattoo pigments result in mechanical shock waves that break the pigments into smaller particles.
  • Ink Fragmentation: The fragmented tattoo ink particles become smaller and more easily manageable by the body’s natural processes.
  • Immune System Response: The immune system recognizes the smaller ink particles as foreign substances and begins the process of phagocytosis. Immune cells engulf and transport the ink particles away from the treatment site.
  • Elimination: Over time, the body eliminates the fragmented ink particles through the lymphatic system and other natural processes.
  • Multiple Sessions: Complete tattoo removal usually requires multiple treatment sessions. The sessions are typically spaced several weeks apart to allow the body to process and eliminate the fragmented ink particles between treatments.

The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser’s ability to produce short pulses with high energy is crucial for breaking down tattoo pigments effectively while minimizing heat damage to surrounding tissues. The selective targeting of tattoo pigments based on their color and the body’s natural elimination processes make Q-Switched Alexandrite laser a popular choice for tattoo removal, especially for darker ink colors.

Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal Aftercare

Proper aftercare is essential following Q-Switched Alexandrite laser tattoo removal to promote healing, minimize discomfort, and reduce the risk of complications. Here are some general aftercare guidelines that are typically recommended:

  • Apply Topical Ointment: Your healthcare provider may recommend applying an antibiotic ointment or a specialized post-laser treatment cream to the treated area. This helps prevent infection and soothes the skin.
  • Keep the Area Clean: Clean the treated area gently with mild soap and water. Avoid scrubbing the area or using harsh cleansers.
  • Avoid Sun Exposure: Protect the treated area from direct sunlight and tanning beds. Use sunscreen with a high SPF on the treated area if sun exposure is unavoidable. Sun exposure can increase the risk of hyperpigmentation and compromise the healing process.
  • Avoid Hot Water and Saunas: Avoid hot baths, hot tubs, and saunas for a few days after treatment. Hot water can irritate the treated skin.
  • Avoid Scratching or Picking: Refrain from scratching, picking, or rubbing the treated area. This can disrupt the healing process and increase the risk of scarring.
  • Use Cold Compresses: If there is swelling or discomfort, you may use cold compresses wrapped in a clean cloth to soothe the area. Avoid applying ice directly to the skin.
  • Avoid Strenuous Activities: Refrain from engaging in strenuous physical activities or activities that cause excessive sweating for a few days. Sweating can irritate the treated skin.
  • Keep the Area Moisturized: Apply a hypoallergenic moisturizer to the treated area to keep the skin hydrated and promote healing. Choose a product recommended by your healthcare provider.
  • Follow Recommendations for Pain Management: If you experience discomfort, you can take over-the-counter pain relievers as recommended by your healthcare provider. Avoid aspirin, as it may increase the risk of bleeding.
  • Attend Follow-Up Appointments: Attend scheduled follow-up appointments with your healthcare provider. They will assess the progress of the tattoo removal and make any necessary adjustments to the treatment plan.
  • Report Any Concerns: If you notice signs of infection, such as increased redness, swelling, or pus, contact your healthcare provider promptly. Similarly, report any unusual side effects or concerns.

It’s crucial to follow the specific aftercare instructions provided by your laser specialist, at Rebel Inks Tattoo, Tattoo Removal, and Body Piercings our professionals tailor the recommendations based on your individual case and skin type. Adhering to aftercare guidelines is essential for optimal healing and successful tattoo removal.

Post Laser Tattoo Removal Session 2

Post Laser Tattoo Removal Session 2

Fully Healed

Fully Healed

Advantages of Q-Switched Alexandrite Laser Tattoo Removal

Q-Switched Alexandrite laser tattoo removal offers several advantages, making it a popular choice for individuals seeking to eliminate unwanted tattoos. Here are some of the key advantages:

  • Effectiveness on Various Colors: The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser is effective in targeting a broad spectrum of tattoo colors, including dark pigments like black and blue. This versatility makes it suitable for removing tattoos with multicolored designs.
  • Short Pulse Duration: The Q-Switching technique allows the laser to produce very short pulses in the nanosecond range. This short pulse duration is crucial for breaking down tattoo pigments without causing excessive heat and minimizing the risk of damage to surrounding tissues.
  • Selective Targeting: The laser selectively targets tattoo pigments based on their color. The wavelength of the Alexandrite laser is well-absorbed by melanin, which is present in tattoo pigments, allowing for precise and selective treatment.
  • Reduced Risk of Scarring: The Q-Switched Alexandrite laser’s ability to break down tattoo pigments into smaller particles helps minimize the risk of scarring. The small ink fragments are more easily eliminated by the body’s natural processes.
  • Limited Side Effects: When used by experienced professionals and with proper aftercare, Q-Switched Alexandrite laser tattoo removal is associated with minimal side effects. Common side effects may include temporary redness, swelling, and mild discomfort, but these usually subside within a few days.
  • Suitable for Different Skin Types: Alexandrite lasers are generally safe and effective on various skin types. However, it is essential to consult with a qualified healthcare professional to determine the most appropriate treatment parameters for your specific skin characteristics.
  • Fast Treatment Sessions: The short pulse duration and high energy output of the Q-Switched Alexandrite laser allow for relatively quick treatment sessions. The duration of each session depends on factors such as the size and complexity of the tattoo.
  • Predictable Results: With proper treatment planning and adherence to aftercare instructions, Q-Switched Alexandrite laser tattoo removal can yield predictable and satisfactory results. The gradual fading of the tattoo over multiple sessions is typically achieved.
  • Wide Range of Applications: In addition to tattoo removal, Q-Switched Alexandrite lasers are used for various dermatological procedures, including the treatment of pigmented lesions, age spots, and sun damage.

It’s important to note that the effectiveness of tattoo removal can vary based on factors such as the type and age of the tattoo, the colors used, and individual skin characteristics. Scheduling a consultation with one of our qualified and experienced laser professionals is crucial to determine the most suitable laser treatment approach for your specific case.

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Ryan KibetRyan Kibet
14:20 20 Jul 24
Yves DusabimanaYves Dusabimana
19:44 19 Jul 24
Simon CampSimon Camp
20:39 13 Jul 24
Fantastic experience - Eric worked skilfully and patiently to nail the vision of our anniversary tattoo design. It was my partner's first tattoo and she was made to feel very comfortable throughout the process, with no pressure around time to get it just right. Also checked in with us to make sure we were taking care of the new tatts properly. Great people, thoroughly recommended 👍
Moses HingaMoses Hinga
15:14 12 Jul 24
Clearly the best in all body art services. Years of experience, diligence, industrious and a kind individual. Not forgetting his passion for craft in general.
Anderson MureithiAnderson Mureithi
15:10 12 Jul 24
kudos brother,u are great,love ur great skills
Rebeca MendozaRebeca Mendoza
15:27 10 Jul 24
I got my first tattoo here and it was a great experience! He did a great job working with me to make a design I loved and paid a lot of attention to details. The tattoo came out amazing and he made sure to follow up to monitor the healing process. Great place to get a permanent memory of Nairobi!
16:13 07 Jul 24
Great experience, the artist listens and is really diligent. The hygiene and equipment are top notch! Sterilization of equipment and single-use needles. After the tattoo the artist remains in contact with you to follow the progress of the healing of the tattoo and advises you on the products suitable for your tattoos.I highly recommend.
Bram BerkelmansBram Berkelmans
10:16 05 Jul 24
I found Eric’s piercing servicing professional. He asked and listened thoroughly what I exactly requested, then we agreed on the piercing (upper-helix) and procedure. It started with explaining step by step how he would set the piercing and then undertook the work with uttermost detail. I am very happy with the result and also appreciate Eric’s aftersales support and health check-ins.
13:40 03 Jul 24
The tattoo artist was quite professional and overally clean. Great services offered. I'd definitely recommend someone.
celine wairimuceline wairimu
11:26 02 Jul 24
Professional services, and definite results experienced from my visit to the place , anyone looking to get a tattoo ,or a tattoo removal I would highly recommend visiting the premises, I applaud their services.
Mike MutakiMike Mutaki
18:53 30 Jun 24
Awesome experience & tattoo. Would highly recommend !
Stephen mangiStephen mangi
17:17 26 Jun 24
He is a good artist and very professional to his work.
Sesenai KinyuaSesenai Kinyua
10:02 23 Jun 24
My experience at rebel inks was quite interesting. It was my first time getting a tattoo but Eric was very professional and encouraging. After the session he took his time to explain the after care process and even after he followed up on the healing process. I highly recommend this place for anyone thinking about a tattoo or a piercing.
Joy OgutuJoy Ogutu
10:55 21 Jun 24
Had a piercing done. Great professional service. Appreciated the after service care with consistent follow up to check on healing.
Melissa SitumaMelissa Situma
10:50 21 Jun 24
I got my nose pierced here by Eric... He was very informative about the aftercare and checks in regularly on the progress of the healingIt was a generally good experience with good hygiene during the piercing process and has been a smooth healing process.... 10/10
Emmanuel KithongoEmmanuel Kithongo
08:24 18 Jun 24
The art is fantastic,I'm definitely coming back for more. The customer service is also great, making sure I take care of my tattoo until its fully healed . Thanks.
Brigitte BakitaBrigitte Bakita
07:31 17 Jun 24
The best place to have your tattoo, piercing or laser tattoo removal. The process is done with extreme expertise and professionalism, and constant check-ins done throughout the healing process. Highly recommend Rebel Inks 🔥
Sarah HadleySarah Hadley
04:05 15 Jun 24
I cannot say enough about Eric and the experience he gave me. First of all, he fit me in when I was running short on time and helped me to find his shop. I just wanted a meaningful word tattooed and promised it would be small and quick. When I didn't love the fonts we came across, he free-handed a stunning font. He made sure the placement was perfect and checked in with me and we decided to just leave it as the outline without filling it all in and even with the change of plans the line work was perfection. Eric also charged me half of what I was quoted several other places even after he drew the design himself on the spot. It was the best overall experience I've had in a tattoo shop. I cannot speak highly enough of Eric's care for clients, artistic skill, or fairness in operating his business.
kelvin mbushirekelvin mbushire
04:38 10 Jun 24
Trust the process
Jaeda BarnesJaeda Barnes
15:07 06 Jun 24
Eric is an exceptional piercer and also business owner. I am beyond pleased with his talent, his services, follow up care and customer service. He checked in with me each week to ensure my piercing was ok and I was clear on his instructions. I highly recommend Eric and this business. He goes above and beyond to make sure all is well. You won’t be dissapointed!
Simon StSimon St
06:33 06 Jun 24
Billy BettBilly Bett
20:41 04 Jun 24
I got a dollar sign tattooI liked the whole experience 💯💯... Planning to have lots of them... Starting with all the scheduling part and its a good pricing for quality tattoo🔥🔥✌️✌️
13:57 03 Jun 24
I recently got my nose pierced at this shop, and I couldn’t be happier with the experience. Eric, the artist, was incredibly attentive and friendly, offering a thorough consultation before the piercing. He also follows up regularly via text to check on the healing progress and shares usefultips. Highly recommend 👍🏽
Natasha NjugunaNatasha Njuguna
18:59 02 Jun 24
katia sumailkatia sumail
20:28 30 May 24
Work well done 👌🏽 I recommend ✊🏾
Mark KMark K
09:11 30 May 24
Had an awesome experience. The place was super clean. Totally recommend them!
Kenna HopeKenna Hope
12:54 28 May 24
Mike OsoroMike Osoro
11:19 27 May 24
I have been going for laser tattoo removal sessions and I am in my last session now. Eric is very knowledgeable and precise when it came to answering my queries and also in the overall tattoo removal journey. I very highly recommend him. I stay outside Nairobi city and even scheduling my sessions has been very easy all thanks to Eric.
Julia BrodskyJulia Brodsky
09:07 27 May 24
Me and my 3 friends all got ear piercings. Two of us got the conch, one got the upper cartilage, the other got her second holes. He was very professional, clean, accurate, and caring. All 4 of our piercings have healed great and he has been so kind to reach out and care about the aftercare of our piercings. If I lived in Nairobi, I would get all my piercings here! 100% would recommend him to anyone. The titanium jewelry is great quality as well.
Teddy TeddymwasTeddy Teddymwas
04:41 27 May 24
I got a tattoo at rebel inks,and I'm impressed by their creativity and skills. The studio has a friendly atmosphere, and the quality of their work is top-notch and their passion for what they do shines through in every piece.
Maria AguinaMaria Aguina
19:01 24 May 24
Good clean place. Eric was very nice and professional. Explain the do’s and don’ts. Would definitely recommend!!!!
Wendy KarumeWendy Karume
17:46 24 May 24
The piercing was perfectly done with a smooth healing process.
Leon JonesLeon Jones
11:12 23 May 24
bianca chelangatbianca chelangat
14:24 21 May 24
Great experience if you are looking forward to getting your navel pierced: from hygiene, placement of the piercing, guidelines on treatment(cleaning), competence when in need of a check up and very hospitable and friendly place.100% recommendable.
Brian PeterBrian Peter
18:29 20 May 24
I got my first tattoo from Eric and clearly I am impressed by the level of expertise, cleanliness, professionalism and love for body art. I recommend 💯 if you are looking to get tattoos, piercings and tattoo removal too.
Program TestingProgram Testing
15:24 19 May 24
I loved the whole experience having that this was my very first tattoo. The whole process was so smooth and Eric helped me and walked me through the process of after care. I would Highly recommend him to anyone who wants to have their tattoo done
Kagio wambuiKagio wambui
13:03 19 May 24
mahmood Marcelomahmood Marcelo
12:07 19 May 24
Good customer service and deliverance, and so friendly.
Lucy MumbiLucy Mumbi
05:52 15 May 24
Had my septum pierced here.Went really smoothly and healing so well. Everything was explained to me about the process both before and after piercing and the aftercare. I thoroughly enjoyed the service I received . Will definitely get pierced here again
Precious MitchellPrecious Mitchell
14:56 14 May 24
Amazing experience. Super caring tattoo artist. The shop was very clean and hygienic. Eric was so kind and walked me through the entire tattoo process. Would highly recommend!!!!
samantha anzemosamantha anzemo
08:37 14 May 24
Removed two of my tattoos .Very professional,he checks up and ensures you’re doing well.I highly recommend coming to rebel ink.
13:59 12 May 24
The place is clean and nice they of quality service interms of quality and colour tattos and they offer tattoo removal services offer which is Good and is not available all over Kenya
Marco CattaneoMarco Cattaneo
08:11 10 May 24
Deneil ChristianDeneil Christian
06:32 04 May 24
My experience at Rebel Inks was exceptional. It was my first time getting a piercing, and I was understandably nervous. However, Eric, the piercer, was reassuring and professional. He explained the earlobe piercing process in detail and answered all of my questions before beginning.I was particularly impressed with Eric's attention to hygiene. He thoroughly cleaned the room before I entered, sanitized all of the equipment he would be using, and changed gloves between each ear. This level of cleanliness gave me great confidence in his professionalism.Eric's commitment to customer service did not end on the day of the piercing. He followed up with me regularly throughout the healing process to ensure that I was following the aftercare instructions and that my earlobes were healing properly.I highly recommend Rebel Inks to anyone in Nairobi who is considering getting a piercing. Eric is a highly skilled and experienced piercer who takes great pride in his work.
Josephine TumaleoJosephine Tumaleo
15:27 03 May 24
This is my first piecing and was recommended @Rebel Inks Tattoos by a previous client. The Nose Piercing was well done and I am a satisfied clientSo I Check all the boxes below and more:Customer Care: ✔️Professionalism : ✔️Cleanliness ✔️Price: ✔️After care service ✔️Thanks and good job, Eric
Melanie TilleMelanie Tille
08:16 01 May 24
I recently got inked by Eric, and I couldn't be happier! He did an incredible job, was super friendly and was so flexible with my small motives. The studio was clean, and the atmosphere was nice. I highly recommend the studio.
16:03 27 Apr 24
Great service!
Halima AbdiHalima Abdi
13:50 27 Apr 24
My family and i got lots of piercing and the experience was quite amazing .
Ms WambuiMs Wambui
12:50 27 Apr 24
Tatoo done by Erick. Professionalism on point. Plus really helpful after care service. Definitely recommend.
Alexy De CyrusAlexy De Cyrus
07:24 27 Apr 24
Elsie WacuElsie Wacu
20:38 24 Apr 24
I got my belly button piercing from Eric. I have had 2 piercings done before and I've never received service as good as his. He explained the piercing and after care processes in detail and was very patient with my many questions...I'm considering paying him school fees 😂. His hygiene standards are very high and he used a disposable sterilized needle. He followed up on my healing progress weekly...I felt like we were healing together 😅. I wish it was possible to give 10 stars. I'm definitely having my future piercings done with him and I'm recommending him to all my friends 😃
Kalu JayKalu Jay
07:34 22 Apr 24
Got my tattoo done by Rebel Inks several years back and for sure these guys are the best in town .my tattoo healed well and now it’s looking perfect
Professor PimpProfessor Pimp
18:20 20 Apr 24
Sherryl NzaliSherryl Nzali
06:41 18 Apr 24
Thoroughly impressed by their amazing services. It was an incredible experience. Happy with my results. I highly recommend Rebel Inks.
jake mungaijake mungai
06:07 18 Apr 24
Wonderful experience. great hospitality and most importantly, very hygienic service. I would definitely recommend.
kriti kumarikriti kumari
17:18 16 Apr 24
Got my upper ear piercing done and my experience was fabulous. I highly appreciate the professionalism shown by Eric. He made sure I was made aware of the process before he started the work. He also explained me the healing process and the complications which was actually great to know as most places do not care to talk about the work in so much detail.The place is neat and clean and the equipments he used were also fine standards. Really appreciate his following up with me on the healing 🤗
Wambui GichureWambui Gichure
10:59 15 Apr 24
Solid service! I got a septum piercing and i enjoyed the professionalism and the follow up services..#valueformoney#highlyrecommend#
Nyambura WanyekiNyambura Wanyeki
12:18 31 Mar 24
I first went through their website to engage more on their services. I was particularly interested in the nose ring service. The communication from the day I made an appointment was very professional as well as the services offered. Eric explained in great detail the step by step procedure and was very patient with our questions. He administered effective hygiene and even let my friend record a video of the procedure. The after care followup is also great as Eric keeps checking up on the healing process on a weekly basis as well as giving additional guidance on the after care.I WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND THEIR SERVICES to everyone. Actually what you see on their website is EXACTLY what you will get. Keep up the good work Rebel inks Tattoos.
liz Omaribaliz Omariba
05:50 30 Mar 24
Got my first tattoo from him....and he's been very involving in my recovery journey. I'd recommend him any day. Thank you so much Eric.
Sylvia KiamaSylvia Kiama
03:01 30 Mar 24
He was quick and professional the piercing looked good and was easy to book with
Risper JamesRisper James
16:39 28 Mar 24
Got my tattoo done here 5 years ago. Healed well, looking perfect. Definitely has withstood the test of time. Eric ❤️, you are a Gem 💎.
Poly JoePoly Joe
15:42 28 Mar 24
I have been looking for the perfect place to get my tattoo removed. After inquiring and also being referred to Eric. I started my removal process last year and now my tattoo is almost fully gone. I would like to thank Eric and the whole Rebel Inks Empire Team for their diligence and consistency in ensuring my needs were met. Definitely the best in laser removal services in Nairobi, Kenya.💯
Maximilian LehnMaximilian Lehn
14:27 26 Mar 24
I went to Eric for the first time to get help with an earring infection I couldn’t get rid of for months. I quickly got an appointment. He took time to listen to my concerns and previous treatments. He then recommended we try a different approach, changing the piercing and treating it as it was fresh. He gave great advise on how to clean and which care products to use. Throughout the whole session he was very friendly, considerate and knowledgeable. The weeks after he was checking in on how the piercing was doing.The infection is now gone. I would definitely recommend!
Chris BChris B
16:54 29 Feb 24
I got my ears pierced and the whole procedure was more than great. The space was very clean and time was taken to chose the right spot. He took his time to clean up after and we had a nice talk, too with many helpful information on cleaning and sanitizing the new Piercings. Even after we were done there was a weekly follow up on our healing process.Can recommend this place totally and would go back there anytime!Thanks!
Victory WairimuVictory Wairimu
11:56 25 Feb 24
I was so pleased with the service I got. I received a septum piercing from Eric and based on my experience with him, I wouldn't trust anyone else with any other piercings that I might get. He's very sanitary and walks you through the entire process making you feel comfortable and at ease. He also follows up on his clients concerning after care and is very easy to talk to. I would definitely refer anyone looking for to get a piercing, tattoo or tattoo removal here!


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