MICROSHADING POWDER EYEBROW FAQ
WHAT IS MICRSHADING OR OMBRE POWDER BROWS?
Microshading is a cosmetic tattoo procedure that involves the use of a handheld machine that deposits pigment into the eyebrow area to achieve a full and "powdered" look. The eyebrows are mapped prior to the procedure to ensure a precise and balanced eyebrow shape for your face shape.
IS MICROSHADING PAINFUL?
You may feel mild discomfort but it will also depend on your overall pain tolerance. A numbing aid is added throughout the procedure to make the procedure more comfortable.
IS MICROSHADING FOR EVERYONE?
Generally - yes! You may not be eligible for the procedure if you have the following conditions:
Pregnant and/or breastfeeding
Pacemaker or major heart issues
Skin irritations or Psoriasis near the eyebrow area
Accutane use within the past year
Botox treatment within the past month
Viral infection or disease
If you are not certain please consult with your doctor or dermatologist prior to booking an appointment
WILL I NEED TOUCH-UPS?
After your initial appointment, you are required to have a touch-up procedure. The is touch session should be scheduled 4-6 weeks after your initial appointment.
After your touch-up procedure, your eyebrows will last for 1-3 years, with annual touch-ups.
PRE & POST CARE INSTRUCTIONS
Avoid exercising 24 hours before your appointment.
No consumption of alcohol or caffeine 24 hours before your appointment.
Do not take any form Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E or Ibuprofen 24 hours before your appointment.
Avoid sun tanning and UV exposure 24 hours before your appointment.
Do not receive any chemical peels, facials or exfoliation services, at least 4 weeks before your appointment.
Do not receive a brow wax or tint service, at least 7 days before your appointment.
Accutane and other topical cream use needs to be done for at least one year before your appointment.
No scratching, rubbing or picking your eyebrow area after treatment.
Using mild soap and water, lightly wash the area. Apply your ointment, using clean hands, 1-3 times a day, for about 7 days.
Do not peel the area, the peeling will fall off on its own.
Avoid full submersion in water, saunas and excessive sweating for 7-10 days.
Do not apply any makeup on or around your eyebrow area for 7-10 days.
A touch-up appointment must be booked 4-6 weeks after your initial appointment.