Paramedical Tattooing for Scar Camouflage & Skin ...

Dark edges or borders around a scar indicate Post Inflammatory Hyper-pigmentation (PIHP) from the initial trauma or surgery. It is possible that the camouflage tattooing process may increase the hyper-pigmentation and create a wider, darker border. (Note: The risk of this happening is usually greater with darker skin tones.)…

Tattooing over an appendix scar? Yahoo Answers

Mar 14, 2010 · I had my appendix scar removed 8 years ago, and i really hate it! I want to get a tattoo over it, maybe of my name, or the name of someone i've lost. Does anyone know if you are able to get a tattoo over a raised scar? If so do you think it would look ok, and what design do you think i should get And by the way, i really don't want people telling me i will regret it, because i hate this scar ...…