1st post for The Victorian Cosmetic Institute

Article medically reviewed by Dr. Gavin Chan (MBBS, cosmetic physician, liposuctionist)

Templestowe Lower and Berwick Clinics

Dr. Gavin Chan has a background in intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine. Since 2004, Dr. Chan has provided cosmetic procedures, including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, liposuction, fat transfer, skin needling, and laser treatments. He is a doctor trainer for various dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections. Read More

This is the first official blog of The Victorian Cosmetic Institute.

Dr. Gavin Chan has been speaking this week on ABC radio about laser tattoo removal. He discusses the new permanent, yet reversible ink, that is soon to hit the market. The ink particles are biodegradeable, but are held in micro-capsules that are not broken down by the body. One single laser treatment, however, can rupture these micro-capsules and release the ink.

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