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Removery Continues Global Expansion and Unveils New Headquarters in Austin, TX

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Published: 07.26.2021
Updated: 02.26.2024


AUSTIN, TX (July 21, 2021)—Removery, the world leader in laser tattoo removal, change, and fade services today announced that it has completed the acquisitions of GO! Tattoo Removal in Allentown, PA, Fallen Ink Tattoo Removal in Minneapolis, MN, Second Skin Tattoo Removal in Edmonton, Canada, Fade Away Tattoo Removal in Toronto, Canada, and Doff & Flux Tattoo Removal in Melbourne, Australia. The brand, which now has 57 locations across the globe, also moved to a new headquarters location in Austin, TX, on South Congress St., the former headquarters of Kendra Scott.

“We are thrilled to expand our global presence as we continue to strengthen our position in the laser tattoo removal industry,” said Tom Weber, CEO of Removery. “It is clear that demand for tattoo removal and fade services continues to grow. We are eager to invest in the people, training, and technology to meet that demand and provide the highest quality solutions and the largest network of technicians across the globe.”

Four New Locations in the United States

GO! Tattoo Removal in Allentown, PA was founded by Mike Panic and Marcus Smurda in 2011 and has served over 4,000 clients totaling more than 15,000 laser treatments. Mike will transition from CEO of GO! to a studio manager and business development role with Removery and Marcus, CFO of GO! will transition to a business development role focused on corporate and healthcare partnerships.

Fallen Ink Tattoo Removal, founded in 2013, is recognized as “Minnesota’s Top-Rated Laser Tattoo Removal Clinic” with three locations including Roseville, St. Louis Park, and Lakeland.

Four New Locations in Canada

Second Skin Laser is located in Edmonton, Canada, and was established in 2007 by Ben Alway. Ben has 15 years of experience in tattoo removal and will continue with Removery leading relationship development in the Canadian tattoo industry.

Fade Away Tattoo Removal has three locations in the Toronto area including Hamilton, Waterloo, and Milton which will all become Removery studios. Fade Away also has a location in Minneapolis which will remain under its current ownership.

Australian Expansion in Melbourne

Doff & Flux Tattoo removal was founded in 2012 by Paul Georgos. An optometrist by profession and senior laser practitioner at the clinic, Paul has been working with laser technology since the 1990s and provides a full suite of tattoo removal services. Paul is Australia’s leading provider of cosmetic eyeliner removal, drawing on his optometry expertise. He will remain with Removery and will expand eyeliner removal services across all Australian Removery locations.

Removery plans to have 200+ tattoo removal clinics across North America over the next five years, having also expanded to Australia in March 2021.

New Headquarters

Removery recently moved into its new global headquarters located at 1400 S. Congress St. in Austin. The former headquarter location of Kendra Scott, the 7,000 sqf space will also act as Removery’s flagship studio location and training facility. Removery will host a Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting event on August 18, 2021, to celebrate the new space.

About Removery

Removery is the largest specialized provider of laser tattoo removal services in the world with 57 locations across the U.S., Australia, and Canada. Its laser specialists are highly trained in Candela’s state-of-the-art PicoWay® lasers. To learn more about Removery and tattoo removal, see before-and-after pictures, or schedule an in-person or virtual consultation, visit

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