Non-Profit Organization, SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program, Gives Individuals a Second Chance with Astanza Duality Laser Tattoo Removal

Thursday, November 9, 2017 Alcohol & Drug Abuse News
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SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program, a non-profit organization located in

San Antonio, Texas, is providing free to low cost laser tattoo removal to help previously incarcerated individuals and victims of trafficking. Their mission is to provide inexpensive tattoo removal to create positive employment opportunities and
help improve the lives of others. Individuals without gang, abuse and/or trafficking related tattoos may also utilize SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program's services at lower rates than normal retail and help the mission of the organization.

"A tattoo can be a very negative mark for some individuals," said Loretta Kent, founder. "SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program was created in hopes of giving people from former gang members to abused traffic victims a second chance for a brighter future. By removing ink that is misrepresentative of who those individuals are today, we're erasing negative reminders that control them from moving forward."

SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program has invested in the Astanza Duality Q-switched Nd:YAG laser. This system produces light energy through two versatile wavelengths – 1064 nm and 532 nm. Together, these wavelengths target a wide range of tattoo ink colors across all skin types. The Astanza Duality uses ultra-quick pulse durations and high pulse energies to emit unmatched high peak power for better ink shattering and faster results. The Duality selectively targets ink deep within the dermis without harming any of the surrounding skin tissue. Most patients see results after just one to two treatments.

"Loretta and the team at SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program go above and beyond to give their patients the best care possible," said Opal Taskila, Astanza Sales Representative. "We are extremely proud to have the Duality be part of such a selfless organization. Their drive for helping others and passion for giving back to the community will be sure to make them a top provider for tattoo removal in the San Antonio area."

About SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program

SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program is a non-profit organization in San Antonio, Texas. They have invested in the Astanza Duality laser to perform free to low-cost laser tattoo removal. Their mission is to help free participants from prejudice or discrimination and obtain employment or enter the military through the removal of unwanted and regretful ink. All laser technicians are certified from New Look Laser College, the world's leading laser tattoo removal training program, and are licensed to operate advanced Q-switched lasers.

SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program also offers educational presentations for elementary schools to colleges. Businesses interested in providing laser tattoo removal for employees may also use SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program's services. All consultations are free but must be made by appointment only ­– walk-ins are not accepted. To schedule your initial consultation, call (210) 420-8385 or visit SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program is located at 1730 SW Military Dr., Suite 230, San Antonio, TX 78221.


Astanza is a leading manufacturer of aesthetic lasers with a unique focus on the application of laser tattoo removal. In addition to developing cutting-edge medical laser devices such as the Duality, Eternity, and Trinity systems, Astanza offers its customers a complete range of training, marketing, and business consulting services specific to achieving success in this growing field.

Astanza Laser is headquartered in Dallas, TX with customers throughout North America and Europe. For product, investor, or press information, call (800) 364-9010, or visit


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