Do not attempt to remove a tattoo without consulting a dermatologist. Do not attempt to remove a tattoo with salt water and sandpaper. DIY tattoo removal can be harmful and can leave a scar worse than the tattoo itself.
There are various tattoo removal kits available. According to experts, the use of these kits can cause damage to the skin, and they are expensive. Over-the-counter creams can be used to fade tattoos; however, these creams have not been proven effective, and some contain chemical irritants that cause allergic reactions. Dermatologists will typically recommend Q-laser removal. For safe tattoo removal, follow the instructions of a dermatologist.