Do's and Don'ts
Do come to your appointment with your eyebrows pencilled in the way you like them (optional) & bring your eyebrow pencil with you so we can best discuss the shape you like.
~No working out in the gym 24-hours before the procedure.
~No alcohol or caffeine 24-hours before the procedure.
~Avoid sun exposure and tanning one week prior to the procedure. If you present with sunburn, we reserve the right to refuse service.
~Do not take aspirin, niacin, vitamin E, or Advil/Ibuprofen 24 hours before the procedure. If you are on a physician prescribed aspirin regimen, please seek physician approval prior to discontinuation of any medication.
~Avoid power shakes, green smoothies, fish oil, hair, skin & nail supplements 24-hours prior to the procedure. This can cause heavy bleeding and interferes with our ability to perform the procedure properly.
~Discontinue using products that contain glycolic acid, chemical peels, and Retinol 4 weeks prior to the procedure. Use of Prescription Retin-A should be discontinued for a minimum of 90 days prior to the procedure, see Doctors prior to discontinuation of any prescription medication.
~Refrain from using any Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) products close to the eyebrow area 2 weeks prior to and 2 weeks after your procedure. Check your skin care products and makeup for ingredients that contain acid and discontinue use near the eyebrow area.
~Do not wax, thread, tweeze, or tint your eyebrows at least one week prior to your treatment.
~Discontinue any eyelash/eyebrow growth serum 2 weeks prior and 2 weeks the after the procedure.
~Please Note: You will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle and may experience more discomfort during your procedure.
*You must be off any kind of Accutane for 1 year. NO Exceptions!
IF YOU ARE PREGNANT OR NURSING, WE WILL NOT PERFORM ANY PROCEDURE ON YOU, NO EXCEPTIONS.
If you have oily skin, your results WILL appear softer (eyebrows can look solid) in appearance and may require additional touch-up procedures.
Darker skin (Indian, African American, Filipino, etc.)types please note that your permanent makeup will not appear as bold as lighter skin types.
FILLERS need to be done 6 weeks prior to or 6 weeks after your procedure.
BOTOX should be done 2 weeks prior to or 2 weeks after your procedure.
IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS, YOU ARE NOT A CANDIDATE FOR MICROBLADING:
Heart Conditions, Pace Maker, Defibrillator, Hemophiliac, Keloid Scarring
If you have had previous permanent makeup done, we may not be able to perform microblading for you unless the old tattoo has faded completely. If you fail to notify us prior to your appointment of previous tattoos, we reserve the right to refuse service and you will forfeit your deposit. No Exceptions.
The medications listed below will cause bleeding and will not allow the pigment to be retained by the skin.