Q: Can the lips, brows and eyeliner procedures be done on the same day and are there touch ups?
A: Yes. There is usually no problem having as many procedures as you like done at the same sitting. This can actually be beneficial because you can have any touch ups that you may need done at the same time. Touch ups are usually done within a month after the procedure has been done.
Q: How safe is permanent makeup?
A: When permanent makeup is done under proper conditions, there are no opportunities for disease transmission according to the Center for Disease Control. Permanent makeup is very safe.
Q: Will permanent makeup fade over time and when should the color be touched up?
A: Yes. Permanent makeup does fade over time. Most people will need to have their permanent makeup touched up at some point. It can be anywhere from one to five years, usually.
Q: Are the procedures painful?
A: Everyone is different in their tolerance and sensitivity. A topical-numbing solution is used to help numb the area that will be worked on before starting the procedure. Reapplying the numbing topical is usually permitted during the procedure
Q: Can permanent makeup ever look smudged after a period of time?
A: Permanent makeup does not look smudged over a period of time. One of the reasons permanent makeup is so popular is because it does keep its color and shape and can even last for years. That is why women who have had permanent makeup procedures always say they wouldn’t trade their permanent makeup for anything.
Q: What is a good age to have permanent makeup procedures done?
A: It is never too late or too early to enjoy permanent makeup. Whatever your age, permanent makeup can eliminate that dreaded washed out look we all hate. At any age you will wonder how you were every able to get along without it.
Q: Will permanent makeup still look good as you get older your skin changes?
A: As long as you look good with makeup, you will look good with permanent makeup. There is no age where you need to stop using makeup. If you’re concerned the permanent may look a little too dark on you in the future don’t worry. Remember, permanent makeup will get lighter with time.
Q: Will I be able to see each procedure drawn on before the procedure is started?
A: Yes. This is a very important step and can be fun. The brows, lips and/or eyeliner will be drawn on to your satisfaction to enhance your facial features before the procedure is started. The nice thing is that it is going to stay with you, enhancing what you do have and it won’t wash off like other temporary makeovers do.
Q: What is involved in the aftercare and long-term care for permanent makeup procedures?
A: Aftercare is keeping it dry and using ointment during the healing process. Generally, the long-term care for any of the procedures is to use a good sunscreen daily and be careful with bleaching and any exfoliating creams.