PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING ADVICE CAREFULLY
➢ Permanent makeup procedure normally requires multiple treatment sessions. For best results, clients are suggested to return for at least one retouch up appointment. This will take place 4 weeks after the initial procedure. Clients who bleed easily or has oily skin may require an additional touch up. Please be aware that color intensity will be significantly darker and sharper immediately after and for a few days after the initial procedure, but the color will reduce by 15-20%.
➢ Although anesthetic is used during the procedure, sensitivity or discomfort may still be felt. Skin may be red and/ or swollen after the procedure.
➢ Topical anesthetics are used to numb the area to be tattooed. Lidocaine, Prilocaine, Benzocaine, Tetracaine, and Epinephrine in a cream, spray, or gel form are typically used. If you are allergic to any of these please inform me now.
➢ Please DO NOT drink alcohol 24 hours prior to the treatment.
➢ Where possible, try to avoid the following herbs and spices prior to your appointment: Black pepper, cardamom, any member of the zingiberaceae(ginger family), cayenne, cinnamon, garlic, horseradish, and mustard.
➢ A patch test will be performed for highly allergic clients.
➢ Please DO NOT shape or wax your brows before the procedure. Your technician will shape brows during the procedure.
➢ No electrolysis for at least 5 days before the procedure.
➢ Botox, AHA products, and retinoid should be avoided for 4 weeks prior to the procedure.
➢ Exfoliating treatments such as microdermabrasion should NOT be performed within 3 weeks prior to procedure.
➢ Chemical and laser peels should be avoided no less than 6 weeks prior to procedure.
➢ Patients prone to cold sores/ fever blisters should take an anti-viral prior to treatment.
➢ Hormone therapies can affect pigmentation and/ or cause sensitivity.
➢ Discontinue use of brow growth serums like Latisse, as it can cause sensitivity/ affect pigment.
CONTRAINDICATIONS- YOU ARE NOT A CANDIDATE FOR PMU IF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING APPLIES TO YOU:
➢ Liver disease- High risk of infection
➢ Pregnant or nursing
➢ Compromised skin near brow area
➢ Chemotherapy/ Radiation
➢ Active Skin Disorders: Cold sores, Shingles, Impetigo, Psoriasis, Pink eye, Sunburn, Severe acne.
➢ Blood Disorders: Sickle cell, Hemophilia
➢ Hepatitis A, B, C, D, E, F
➢ Active Vitiligo
➢ Prone to Keloid
➢ Mental Disorder
➢ Accutane (must be off for 6 months)
➢ Steroids (must be off for 6 months)
The following medical conditions require a note from your doctor giving consent:
Diabetes Type 1 and 2, High blood pressure, Auto- immune disease, Thyroid/ Graves’ disease and any other medical conditions that causes slow healing or a high risk infection.
Healed results can vary from person to person, and it is out of my control. Therefore, I do NOT offer refunds.
We will go over all of these again, before your procedure. Thank you, and see you soon!