PRE-CARE

• Discontinue use of chemical peels or retinol products 4 weeks prior to the procedure
• Discontinue use of any acids (glycolic, salicylic, lactic, AHA, BHA) and any skin care products that contain these ingredients around the eyebrow area 2 weeks prior to the procedure (check topical makeup products for these ingredients as well)
• Do not wax or tint eyebrows 3 days prior to the procedure
• You must be off Accutane for at least 1 year (no exceptions)

Avoid the following 24 hours prior to the procedure:

• Exercising/sweating
• Alcohol
• Caffeine
• Sun exposure/tanning
• Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E, Advil/Ibuprofen
• Fish oil
• Hair, skin, & nail supplements
• Protein shakes or green juices

*Please note: You will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle.
*If you get fillers, they should be done 6 weeks prior to your scheduled procedure or 6 weeks after the procedure.
*If you use Botox, it should be used either 4 weeks prior to your scheduled procedure or 4 weeks after the procedure.
*You are not a good candidate for permanent cosmetics if:
• You are pregnant or breastfeeding
• You have a pacemaker/defibrillator
• You suffer from keloid (raised) scarring
• You suffer from hemophilia
*You are not a good candidate for permanent cosmetics if you take these medications: Triflusal, Clopidogrel, Prasugrel, Ticagrelor, Ticlopidine, Cilostazol, Vorapaxar, Dipyridamole, Coumadin, Pradaxia, Xarelto, Eliquis, Savaysa

If you have oily skin, your results WILL appear softer (eyebrows can look solid) in appearance and may require additional procedures.

Dark Skin types please note that your permanent makeup will not appear as bold as lighter skin types. (Indian, African American, Filipino, etc.

Plan on scheduling your touch-up within the first 6 months.

Come to your appointment with your eyebrows penciled the way you like them (optional) if you like & bring your eyebrow pencil with you.

Clients with darker skin (Indian, African American, Filipino, etc.), Please know that the Hair Strokes and Eye Liners WILL NOT appear as defined or as dark as lighter skin types due to the skin color already being naturally darker.

IF USING AN EYELASH GROWTH SERUM (Latisse) OR THERE LIKE ON YOUR EYEBROWS, YOU MUST DISCONTINUE USE 2 WEEKS PRIOR TO PROCEDURE AND CAN NOT USE UNTIL 2 WEEKS AFTER PROCEDURE.

  • NO EYELASH EXTENSIONS (Must be removed min of 3-5 days prior to procedure)
  • NO LATISSE-Lash growing serum (Discontinue for min of 3 weeks)
  • Do not consume caffeine and alcohol for 24 hours prior to your appointment to prevent excessive pain and bleeding.
  • Do NOT TAKE ADVIL or other blood thinners such a Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E and/or Ibuprofen unless medically necessary, 48-72 hrs prior to your procedure. Extra strength Tylenol can be taken if you have low pain tolerance.
  • Avoid exercising the day of the procedure.
  • Do not take or get any chemical peels, laser skin resurfacing, vitamin E, retinols, fish oil, at least 4 weeks before your appointment.
  • Please read the aftercare and arrange your schedule accordingly to the healing stage. There is downtime for every procedure.

For Lip Blush:

  • If your appointment is booked during an outbreak of cold sores on your lips the procedure may not be done. Please be aware that you have the simplex virus herpes, you may awaken an outbreak following this treatment. It is highly recommended to take an anti-viral medication such as Zivorax 5 days before, then the day of. Then 5 days after or as advised by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not get lip injections 4 weeks before and after this treatment.
  • Exfoliate lips the week before and also keep them hydrated with Aquaphor
  • DO NOT WEAR ANY MAKEUP TO APPOINTMENT
  • NO MASCARA
  • The area to be treated must be free of any active acne, cold sore, pimples or infection. (Anti-virals are required for areas around the mouth)
  • Make sure to schedule when you have 3-5 days of down time.
  • The area to be treated will be cleansed with a medical grade cleanser prior to applying the numbing cream.
  • Please arrive to your appointment makeup free.