FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Microblading?
Microblading is a semi permanent makeup technique, where pigment is inserted into the upper layer of skin with a manual handheld tool. Tiny precision hair strokes are created by hand, mimicking the natural direction and length of your brows for your specific face shape.it can also give extra lift to your overall look without you having to worry about applying makeup.
Does it hurt?
It can not really be described as painful, but you can feel some discomfort. Two kind of anaesthetics can be used in order to reduce the pain, so it is completely bearable. Some people don’t feel anything at all and they even fall asleep during the treatment.
How long does treatment take?
Procedure takes up to 2 hours including eyebrow mapping, colour and treatment decision making.
How long does Microblading last?
The result can last anywhere between 12-18 months depending on different factors, such as skin type and aftercare.
What type of products do you use?
I use disposal prepackages for each customers.
The pigments that I use are of high quality, high standard pigments developed by PhiBrows company.
Who is not eligible for Microblading?
Under 18 years old
Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers
Problem skin and acne
Prone to keloid scarring
Pacemaker or major heart problems
Had an organ transplant
Viral infections and or diseases
Transmittable blood disease, HIV or Hepatitis
Temporarily sunburnt skin
If you are taking Accutane MUST wait at least 6 months before considering this procedure or it will not produce the outcome you are expecting.
Sick with COVID, cold, flu, or sinus/respiratory infection (please reschedule your appointment and stay home to recover)
Botox should be done 2 weeks before or 2 weeks after the procedure.
How often do I need touch ups?
The first one is mandatory and it is done 4-8 weeks after the first treatment. Other touch ups are there to prolong the durability of your microblading effects. Depending on your skin type and lifestyle, you might need to book touch ups once every 6 months or once a year.
Do I need to have a patch test before treatment?
Patch test is necessary part of the treatment. We contact you before your appointment to plan your visit.
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