Discontinue the use of ALL chemical exfiolating treatments and products, including but not limited too Retin -A, Retinol, niacinamide, benzoly peroxide, kojic acid, AHA Alpha Hydroxide Acid, Beta Hydroxide Acid, Latic Acid, glycolic Acid, salicylic acid. All acne treating products at least 6 weeks prior.
These products should be avoided around the permanent make up area to avoid premature fading of pigment.
Eye brow and eyelash growth serums should be discontinued 6 weeks prior to appointment if receiving eye brow or eyeliner services.
Ignoring this will be grounds for appointment to be canceled or rescheduled. My healed results are important to me as you investment in your brows should be important to you. Let us work together collaboratively for the best healed results.
2 weeks before
Botox and lip fillers on the forehead area, temple and eye area should be avoided 2 weeks prior to appointment.
Antibiotics , Steroids and other medications should be stopped two weeks prior to appointment. antibiotics and steroids will greatly impact healed results.
1 week prior
Avoid sun and tanning one week prior to appointment .
lash extensions should be removed prior to eyeliner or lash enhancement appointments.
If receiving eyebrow service please come with eye brows groomed. Avoid, waxing, tweezing or threading 72 hours before appointment.
IF receiving Lip blushing service please come with lips hydrated and exfiolated. If you have a history of cold sore . A doctors note is required prior to procedure and Antiviral medication should be started. Failure to follow these rules will result in appointment be rescheduled or canceled.
48 Hours before appointment
If you take ALL Nsaids, ibuprofen/ Advil, aspirin or niacin please ask your physician if it is ok to discontinue these medications 48 hours prior to the procedure. choosing to take these medications prior to the procedure will make your blood thin. Blood pushes pigment out of the skin and will result in poor healed results. Poor pigment retention will result in needing additional touchs up that will be billed to the customer.
Blood pressure pills and thyroid pills will impact the healed results of permanent makeup.
24 HOURS BEFORE APPOINTMENT
AVOID THE USE OF ALCOHOL , ALCOHOL WILL CAUSE BLEEDING DURING PROCEDURE IN RESULT IN POOR HEALED RESULTS REQUIRED ADDITIONAL TOUCH UPS.
PLEASE COME TO THE APPOINTMENT WITH EYE BROWS GROOMED! NO MAKE UP ON bare face. IF RECEIVING LASH Enhancement service, ALL LASH EXTENSIONS NEED TO BE REMOVED. FAILURE TO COMPLY WILL REUSLT AN APPOINTMENT BEING FORFEITED .
Immediately after procedure wipe the area with the damp cotton rounds provided in the after care bag. wipe every 6o minutes for the first 6 hours. Each time you wipe, allow the area to dry a little then use the after care ointment provided. After the 6 hours as passed wipe as needed and apply ointment. Lymph fluid is a clear fluid that can surface to the brow area as part of the inflammation process of healing. The reason why this fluid needs to be wiped away is because lymphatic fluid will cause thick scabs. Thick scabs =poor retention of pigment. OILY SKIN TYPES and ETHNIC SKIN TYPES will need to wipe the entire day.
The following days and weeks
In the morning, during the day and before bed wipe the brow area . Allow the area to air dry and reapply ointment.
Days three and fourteen
yours brow has developed a protective film, it is important to protect this film. DO NOT GET YOUR BROWS WET. Getting a pool ,sauna, hot steamy showers, and excessively sweating near the brows will cause poor pigment retention. IF YOU HAVE TO BE OUT IN THE SUN WEAR A HAT TO PROTECT THE BROWS FROM THE SUN. SUN AS WELL AS TANNING WILL CAUSE THE BROW PIGMENT TO FADE PREMATURELY. Apply a minimum of ointment to the brows by using a cotton swab to spread over the treated area MORNING, DURING THE DAY AND BEFORE BED.
DO NOT PICK, STARCH OR TOUCH YOUR BROWS. THIS CAN LEAD TO INFECTION,IRRITATION AND PIGMENT LOSS.
WHEN WASHING THE FACE AVOID USING SKIN CARE AROUND THE BROWS AND DO NOT SPLASH WATER ON THE FACE.
DO NOT EXERCISE OR SWEAT FOR 7 DAYS AFTER THE INTIAL PROCEDURE.
BROW PRODUCTS, LOTIONS AND CLEANSERS SHOULD BE AVOIDED ON OR AROUND THE BROWS TO AVOID CROSS CONTAMINATION
SAUNAS, SWIMMING POOLS , STEAM ROOMS FOR ONE WEEK DUE TO SWEATING AND RISKING GETTING THE BROWS WET.
AVOID CHEMICAL PEELS AND OTHER FACIALS FOR 4 WEEKS AS YOUR SKIN WILL NOT BE HEALED ENOUGH.
ANTI AGING CREAMS, RETINOLS AND CHEMICAL PEELS Should not be used CLOSE TO YOUR BROWS EVER THESE PRODUCTS WILL CHANGE YOUR SKIN AND CAUSE POOR PIGMENT RETENTION.
FOLLOW THE AFTER CARE INSTRUCTIONS PROPERLY TO ALLOW THE BROWS TO HEAL TO THEIR FULL POTENTIAL. KEEP THE BROWS CLEAN AND MOISTURISED THE FIRST TWO WEEKS. TOO MUCH LYMPH FLUID, SWEAT AND OILS WILL CAUSE SCABS INSTEAD PROTECTIVE FILM. SCABS= POOR PIGMENT RETENTION.
BE CAREFUL WITH YOUR SKIN ROUTINE, ALTHOUGH LIPS MAY APPEAR HEALED THE NEW SKIN IS STILL REGENERATING. BE GENTLE AND DO NOT USE CHEMICAL PEELS OR EXFOILATES AROUND THE LIPS . AVOID LIPLINERS, LIPSTICK, LIPGLOSS, CLEANSER AND LOTIONS FROM ON OR AROUND THE LIPS FOR 2 WEEKS. AVOID Saunas, pools and steam rooms for 1 week due to sweating, risk of getting your lips wet & hygiene. lip fillers, chemical peels and CHEMICAL PEELS should be avoided for a full 4 weeks because the skin will not be healed enough.
YOUR EYES WILL BEGIN TO FILL TIGHTER. KEEP THE AREA DRY BY WIPING WITH A DAMP COTTON ROUND IN THE MORNING, Afternoon AND BEFORE BED.
After the film as naturally exfoliated
your eyes may continue to feel dry or tight. continue gently wiping your lash enhancement area once in the morning, afternoon and night. if you feel you need it, Apply a half a grain of rice size amount of after ink on cotton swab and apply to the lash line so that it is slightly moisturised not greasy. The goal is to avoid scabs from forming on the area.
After the film as lifted
your lash enhancement may appear lighter than the initial procedure. DO NOT PANIC- you have healing skin forming. Color should return Week 4 after the initial procedure. Although skin may appear healed the skin is regenerating and will need to be handled with care for a full 6 weeks. Avoid saunas, pools and steam rooms.
Mascara, Eye makeup and Eyeliner for 2 weeks to avoid cross contamination . Touching, Picking and Scratching the area could result an infection or pigment loss. Saunas, pools and steam rooms should be avoided for 1 week to avoid sweating, risk of getting your eyes wet.
Remember keeping the eyes clean free of lymph fluid will keep scabs from forming.Wipe with a damp cotton round three times a day for the first two weeks.