Policies and FAQ's
IMPORTANT INFORMATION - PLEASE READ
WHEN YOU COME IN THE OFFICE, YOU WILL HAVE TO FILL OUT NEW CLIENT PAPERWORK. OUR STUDIO IS SMALL, SO PLEASE LIMIT THE GUEST YOU BRING. IF YOU ARRIVE, AND I KNOW YOU HAVE TAKEN MOOD ALTERING MEDICATIONS OR THERE-LIKE I WILL HAVE TO CANCEL YOUR APPOINTMENT. IF YOU ARE TAKING LEGALLY PRESCRIBED MEDICINES, PLEASE TAKE THEM AFTER YOUR PROCEDURE AS YOU NEED TO BE IN A CLEAR STATE OF MIND.
If you are required to be on antibiotics prior to any type of procedure, a Doctor’s clearance letter will be required. If you show up to the appointment without this clearance, your appointment will be canceled and rescheduled to another available day.
YOU CANNOT HAVE A TAN ON YOUR FACE AT TIME OF APPOINTMENT OR YOU WILL BE RESCHEDULED.
Pigments will heal darker in TAN SKIN. Tan skin bleeds, therefore pigment will not take and will look BLURRED. It is recommended to stay out of the sun 2 weeks prior to your appointment and after. Plan Accordingly
Botox should be performed 3 weeks before or 3 weeks after the procedure.
No chemical peels 30 days prior and must wait 60 days after
(Avoiding the forehead and near your mouth is Recommended).
IF YOU DO FREQUENT PEELS, THE BROWS WILL FADE QUICKER DUE TO THE CHEMICALS TRAVELING UNDER THE SKIN.
Retinols/Retin-A's, other anti-aging creams or serums containing acids WILL fade your permanent makeup prematurely EVEN AFTER IT IS HEALED.
You must be OFF all Retinols/Retina-A 30 days prior to appt. If not the area will bleed and pigment will not heal properly.
If you bleach your eyebrows, it is recommended not to have this procedure done. The chemicals WILL bleach the hair & the pigment as well.
If you have had Permanent Makeup previously done and fail to tell us, your service WILL refuse and your deposit will be forfeited.
If you are knowingly under the influence of drugs or any mood altering drugs/medications (ie: Prozac, Xanex, Valium or there-like)
YOU WILL BE CANCELED AND RESCHEDULED
If there are any blemishes, pimples, active cold sores, irritation of the skin of any kind, bruises or other skin imperfections IN the area of the procedure, the procedure WILL NOT be done until the blemish or area of concern are completely healed.
If you run your finger through your brows and there are many bumps, the procedure can NOT be done and rescheduled when cleared.
Do NOT take Aspirin, Fish Oil, Niacin, Vitamin E and/or Ibuprofen unless medically necessary, 72 hrs prior to your procedure.
Avoid alcohol or caffeine the day before & prior to the procedure, this will minimize any oozing/bleeding or swelling after the procedure.
You have to be off Accutane for 1 year. NO Exceptions!
If a client has undergone laser removal of the eyebrows, please note that there is now more scar tissue. This can cause the pigment to fade prematurely or look blurry. There is also a chance that the pigment won't take at all. You will be determined if you are a good candidate upon reviewing your pictures after the removal process is complete.
Important Facts to Remember
If you are out in the sun a lot, have heavily oily skin, use anti-aging creams, Retin-A/retinol products, acidic cleansers, natural elements, regular chemical peels, or exercise frequently, your permanent makeup WILL fade prematurely.
The better you take care of the treated area and follow the
provided aftercare, the longer it will last.
Permanent Makeup is an Art, NOT a science. Clients results will vary and using a pencil or powder may still be needed. We have no control over your bodies healing process every person is different.
Dark Skin types please note that your permanent makeup will not appear as bold as lighter skin types. (Indian, African American, Filipino, etc.) It will look more natural and softer and may require sooner touch ups.
Getting a procedure while on your menstrual cycle can make you hypersensitive at the procedure site.
Remember, no two sides of the face are the same. Perfection is our goal, but, note that nothing is PERFECT.
Sisters, NOT twins is used universally in this field.
General Effects AFTER Procedures
Some residual swelling is normal for ALL procedures. Some clients may have minimal swelling some may have a lot..this is individualized.
The area may appear uneven, dry, itchy, tender, red & irritated. This is all 100% normal. DO NOT PICK. These symptoms will dissipate each day and vary on an individual basis.
Color WILL fade/soften anywhere from 10% to 50% or more. At the touch up we will fine tune any area that has faded too much.
Healing is specific to each client.
It is important to realize that you will need a color boost every 1-2 years to maintain it's fresh natural appearance. Fading WILL happen after each procedure.
We do not have control over your bodies healing process. You may need to still powder and/or pencil even after the healed results BECAUSE EVERYBODY HEALS DIFFERENTLY . This is an enhancement to your natural features.
Absolutely No Water on them, Sun, Sweating, Exercise or Exertion of any kind prior to the procedure or after the procedure for 2 weeks.
NO SUN 2-3 weeks PRIOR & 30 DAYS AFTER THE PROCEDURE. 1 DAY WILL RUIN THE RESULTS IF YOU DO NOT FOLLOW THE 2 WEEK AFTERCARE PROTOCOL.
The tan on the face will exfoliate taking color with it as it fades & will also heal the pigment darker than expected. Tan skin bleeds and can Heal darker than expected.
Do NOT work out the day of the procedure as the body heat expands the pores. It is recommended not to sweat for the first 14 days after the procedure. - Sweat is salt and WILL prematurely fade, blur or cause the pigment not to take at all.