BEFORE AND AFTERCARE

You are not a candidate for permanent makeup if you are or have any of the following:

  • Pregnant or nursing

  • Diabetic

  • Undergoing chemotherapy (only with a doctor written approval)

  • Viral infections and/or diseases

  • Epilepsy

  • Peacemaker or major heart problems

  • Skin irritations or psoriasis near the treated area (rashes, sunburn, acne, etc)

  • Had an organ transplant

  • Had Botox in the past 4 weeks

  • Had steroid shots less than 30 days before the procedure

  • Used Accutane in the past year

Eyebrows

Before 

  • Do not work out the day before the procedure.

  • Do not tan or have a sunburned face, or you will be required to reschedule. 

  • Do not take Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E, Fish Oil, or Ibuprofen 24 hours before the procedure.

  • No steroid shots 30 days before the procedure.

  • No alcohol or caffeine the day of the procedure, this will minimize any oozing or swelling after the procedure.  

  • No tweezing /waxing at least 48 hours before the procedure; electrolysis no less than 5 days before. Do not resume any method of hair removal for at least 2 weeks.

  • Eyebrow tinting should be done no sooner than 48 hours before, or two weeks after the procedure.

  • No Botox 4 weeks before your appointment. 

  • Please note that you will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle.

After

  • For your eyebrows, clean with sterile water and cotton every hour after your procedure for the first day.

  • Keep them dry for 5 days, preferably until you are done peeling and scabbing.

  • If your eyebrows are scabbing too much, or are too dry, you can

  • apply just a little bit of healing cream or Aquaphor once a day

  • starting on the third day of your procedure.

  • No cleansers, creams, makeup, Neosporin, or any other products on your treated area for 10 days.

  • DO NOT rub, pick or scratch the treated areas. Let any scabbing or dry skin naturally exfoliate off. Picking can cause scarring.

  • Avoid direct sun exposure or tanning for two weeks after your procedure.

  • Avoid sweating on the treated area for 10 days, as it can affect the results of your procedure.

  • No chemical treatments, Botox, microdermabrasion, and facials

  • for two weeks.

  • No swimming pool, sauna, hot showers, or beach for two weeks after your procedure.

  Please note: Eyeliner and contour makeup will appear darker and bolder due to a natural process of scabbing and healing for the first 10 days.
It is common for all permanent makeup procedures.

Eyeliner

Before 

  • Do not work out the day before the procedure.

  • Do not tan or have a sun burned face, or you will be required to reschedule. 

  • Do not take Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E, Fish Oil, or Ibuprofen 24 hours before the procedure.

  • No steroid shots 30 days before procedure.

  • No alcohol or caffeine the day of the procedure, this will minimize any oozing or swelling after the procedure.  .

  • In case you have lash extensions, please remove them 3 days prior the procedure.

  • In case you are using lash growing serums, you need to stop using them at least 4 weeks prior to your procedure, otherwise, procedure won't be possible to perform.

  • Please note that you will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle.

After

  • You can only clean AROUND your eyes (not the tattoo line) with a Q-tip and sterile water (not from the sink).

  • You can resume your eyelash extensions only 2 weeks after your procedure

  • No makeup, cleansers, creams, or any other products on your eyes for 10 days.

  • DO NOT rub, pick or scratch the treated areas. Let any scabbing or dry skin naturally exfoliate off. Picking can cause scarring.

  • Avoid direct sun exposure or tanning 2 weeks after the procedure.

  • Avoid heavy sweating for the first following 10 days to avoid the risk of infection.

  Please note: Eyeliner and contour makeup will appear darker and bolder due to a natural process of scabbing and healing for the first 10 days.
It is common for all permanent makeup procedures.

Lips Blush

Before

  • For a lip procedure, it is very important to consult with us
    regarding cold sores, shingles, Herpes simplex. If you EVER had any
    of those conditions, it is important you are pre-treated with an
    antiviral, a prescription by your physician is required to get this antiviral.

  • To strengthen your immune system, we recommend you to take an
    antiviral (Valtrex or Zovirax) 1 day before, and 3 tablets after the procedure, You should consult with your doctor, as a medical prescription is
    required for these antivirals.

 

  • No lips fillers 4 weeks before and 4 weeks after your procedure.

 

  • Please start moisturizing lips 3 days before your procedure with
    Aquaphor, or vitamin E oil. It is very important not to come to your appointment with dry lips.

After

  • After the procedure, dab lips with a damp cotton pad every 1-2 hours until
    bedtime to absorb the lymph.

  • Following the procedure, keep the lips moist using a colorless lip balm,
    Aquaphor, vitamin E oil, or similar for two weeks (if using a lip balm, it has to be brand new), as this will keep the peeling to the minimum, for better results.

  • Do not let the area dry out completely, since this can cause scabbing and
    cracking on the skin surface.

  • It is important to keep in mind that your lip’s skin is an open wound after the procedure, therefore:

    • Avoid strong kissing for 2 days.

    • Do not expose the tattooed area to sun or tanning beds for at least two. weeks. This can cause premature fading.

    • Do not get into a pool, sauna, beach, or similar at least for two weeks.

    • At least for 3 days following your procedure, try not to irritate your lips with salty, sour, and spicy foods until your lips have completely healed. Also, avoid drinks that can stain your lips (beat juice, and red wine for example)

    • While eating, do not constantly wipe the lips with a napkin or keep licking your lips, as this will obstruct the healing process.

    • Do not wear makeup for two weeks on your treated area.

    • Be careful when brushing your teeth, to avoid irritation.

    • Do not bleach your teeth while your lips are healing.

Tattoo Removal

Before

  • Keep the area clean and open to the air, do not cover it.

  • It is important to keep the treated area dry until you are done scabbing.

  • No bathing, swimming, saunas, hot tubs, tanning, or intense exercise after your procedure.

  • No lotions, ointments, makeup, etc. until completely healed and the scab has fallen off on its own. It may take 2 weeks or longer for this to occur.

  • Do not pick at the scab or may result on scarring.

After

  • Once all the scabs fall off naturally, apply one drop of Vitamin E Oil 4 to 6 times throughout the day, every other day, for at least 4 weeks, or until your next session. DO NOT start applying the Vitamin E oil until all the scabs fall off; keep the area as dry as possible during scabbing.

  • For Lips tattoo removal, you should drink all liquids with a straw, and cut your food in small pieces until your scabs fall off naturally.