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Posted on April 15, 2024

Why No Caffeine Before Microblading: Everything You Should Be Aware Of

Of all the people who wish to enhance their brows, 40% choose microblading as the right process. If you are one of them and want to brighten your brows, you might start preparing for this delicate procedure. Avoiding coffee intake before your consultation is one piece of crucial advice you’ll hear a lot. But why […]

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The Ultimate Guide On How To Lighten Microblading

Are you tired of penciling your eyebrows every day? Or are you ready to wake up with killer brows – no makeup required? Microblading is the ultimate solution for you in that case! This popular semi-permanent eyebrow tattoo process is perfect for those looking for natural-looking strokes that last longer than traditional fillers or waxing. […]

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Microblading Aftercare Guide: Long-Lasting, Beautiful Brows

Microblading is a semi-permanent technique designed to create natural-looking eyebrows with natural-looking fullness. But its longevity hinges on how well its aftercare is managed after its application. Microblading aftercare is a must if lasting results are to be expected; therefore, this guide includes tips and instructions to ensure lasting, well-defined eyebrows from microblading treatments. Read […]

Difference Between Microblading and Tattoo

Difference Between Microblading and Tattoo: Which Is Right For You?

Are you thinking about getting microblading or tattooing for your face? Chances are, you’ve heard about the differences between these treatments and are uncertain which is best suited to your needs. Here is some information to help you decide which option is right for you. Microblading is a semi-permanent cosmetic procedure in which pigment is […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Microblading On Oily Skin

Microblading is a semi-permanent eyebrow tattooing technique. It’s becoming increasingly popular with those seeking fuller and more defined eyebrows without resorting to more intensive methods such as permanent makeup. People with oily skin may be wary of getting microblading because their skin type may react differently than someone with dry skin. Fortunately, microblading services for […]

Microblading Scabbing

Understanding the Microblading Scabbing Process A Comprehensive Guide

Microblading has become an increasingly popular trend in the beauty industry, providing a semi-permanent solution for shaping and defining eyebrows. While the results can be stunning, some find the process itself intimidating. One common concern that arises during healing is the scabbing that occurs after treatment. Scabbing is an inevitable part of healing, so it’s […]

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How To Clean Microblading Eyebrows: Tips For Fresh Brows

Microblading is a relatively new technique in eyebrow treatments, but it’s fast becoming one of the most popular. It involves using a handheld tool to create fine strokes that look like real hairs and give your eyebrows more definition and shape. But, just like with any other beauty treatment, you must take good care of […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

What you need to know before microblading.

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Microblading is a semi-permanent tattoo, used for the purpose of reconstructing sparse eyebrows or simply to enhance already full brows. The proper ink is chosen and mixed to fit your exact skin tone to look the most natural and realistic. We then create small, hair-like strokes to perfectly mimic natural and gorgeous eyebrows.

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Healed microblading results last anywhere from 1-2 years, depending on your skin type. If you have oily skin, results usually fade a little faster than those with dryer skin types. Touch-ups are required to maintain the microbladed look. First touch-up is included.

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Please read the faqs page completely to ensure that you are an eligible candidate for microblading. Prior to your procedure: -Do not take Advil or other blood thinners such as Ibuprofen, Aspirin, Niacin or Vitamin E ,drink alcohol or take caffeine within 24 hours of your procedure, go tanning within 24 hours of the procedure, make sure to not have had facial fillers done at least 2 weeks prior to the procedure. Do not do facial fillers at least 2 weeks after the procedure.

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-Anybody can get microblading done as long as the following does not apply. Those who are: Undergoing Chemotherapy (consult your doctor),Viral infections and/or diseases,Epilepsy, A Pacemaker or major heart problems, Had an Organ transplant, Skin irritations or Psoriasis near the treated area (rashes, sunburn, acne, etc.), Sick (cold, flu, etc.), Pregnant or Nursing. Please contact us if you have had any facial fillers in the past two months*. Please contact us if you have used any prescription acne medication in the past year*.

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Microbladed brows typically take 6 weeks to fully heal. Within the first week the pigment will appear much darker, and your eyebrows will look very bold. Do not worry! This is part of the healing process and it means that you are healing properly. After the first week the eyebrows will begin to get lighter, as by now the scabbing should be taking place. This is also normal! Around week 2, most of the scabbing should be done, and you will begin to see your full and natural eyebrow shape come through. Let it heal naturally, and only begin to wash your eyebrows with a mild foamy anti-bacterial soap after 14 days.

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There should be absolutely NO picking at your eyebrows for the first 10 days. The first 10 days are the most crucial for having healthy healed eyebrows. Let the epithelial crust and natural scabbing occur on its own. After the first two weeks, you are allowed to begin washing them again. Try to keep the area as dry as possible in the first 10 days. Do not swim in fresh, salt, or chlorinated pool water for at least 2-4 weeks following your procedure. Limit sun exposure for 14 days following the procedure. For the first two weeks, avoid:Water, cleansers, creams, makeup, heavy sweating in the brow area, tanning and heavy sun exposure, Facials, facial fillers, chemical treatments and microdermabrasion.

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Discomfort is minimal, although a numbing cream is applied to alleviate any discomfort.