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The finest in permanent makeup, Microblading is a manual form of tattoo. This natural looking technique creates super fine hairstrokes that last one to two years with proper care.

After your initial visit, you must come back for a follow-up visit in 6-8 weeks.


To ensure the best results possible from your microblading procedure, please be sure to read and follow the instructions below:

  • Do not work out 24 hours before procedure.
  • To avoid excessive bleeding and poor color deposit you should avoid alcohol 24 hours before procedure.
  • Avoid sun and tanning one week prior to procedure. Face can’t be sunburnt.
  • Do not take Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E or Advil/Ibuprofen 24 hours before procedure.
  • Discontinue Fish Oil, and Vitamin E (natural blood thinners) 1 week prior to procedure
  • Discontinue Glycolics, Chemical Peels and Retin-A/Retinol products 1 month prior to treatment.
  • Refrain from use of any Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) products close to the eyebrow area 2 weeks prior to and 2 weeks after your procedure. Check your moisturizer, facewash BB or CC creams and makeup primers for anything that says acid.
  • No brow waxing, tweezing, threading or tinting 1 week before procedure.
  • Please Note: You will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle as well.
  • You have to be off any kind of Accutane for 1 year. NO Exceptions.
  • If you get fillers, they should be done 6 weeks prior to your scheduled procedure or done 6 weeks after the procedure.
  • If you use Botox, it should be performed either 2 weeks prior to your scheduled procedure, or after.
  • We do not work on anyone pregnant or still breast feeding, no exceptions.
  • If using an eyebrow growth serum, such as Latisse, you must discontinue 2 weeks prior to this procedure.
  • Microblading eyebrows is a “dry heal”, do not get wet and no sweating for 10 days.
  • For the next 48 hours avoid any water near the face. This includes bathing, washing your face or hair. Use a facial cleansing wipe to clean face, while avoiding the brow area.
  • After 48 hours, apply a thin layer of Vaseline prior to showering. Blot off the Vaseline with a tissue or cloth immediately after showering until dry.
  • Do not rub, pick or scratch the treated area. Let any scabbing or dry skin naturally exfoliate off. Picking can cause scarring and pigment loss.
  • Completely avoid direct sun exposure and tanning beds for a minimum of 4 weeks after your procedure. Direct sunlight can cause the pigment to change color while it is healing and can also cause hyper pigmentation and scarring.
  • Avoid pool, sauna, steam rooms, hot showers and/or hot baths for 3 weeks.
  • Avoid sweating and exercise for 10 days. This can cause the "hairstrokes" to blur under the skin, there is no correction for this.
  • Avoid sleeping on your face/brows for the first 10 days.
  • No makeup or skincare products can be used on the treated area for two weeks.
  • No facials, chemical treatments and microdermabrasion for 1 month.
  • No eyebrow tinting for 2 weeks.
  • Avoid the use of Retin-A, Chemical Peels and Microderms and other topical exfoliants.
  • Have a Heart Condition, Pace Maker, Defibrillator, No exceptions.
  • Have "keloid" scars
  • Are an Hemophiliac
  • Have Diabetes – must have doctors approval
  • Have Cancer
  • Are receiving Chemotherapy & Radiation
  • Are Pregnant or Nursing

Take any of the following medications:

  • Triflusal (Disgren)
  • Clopidogrel (Plavix)
  • Prasugrel (Effient)
  • Ticagrelor (Brilinta)
  • Ticlopidine (Ticlid)
  • Cilostazol (Pletal)
  • Vorapaxar (Zontivity)
  • Dipyridamole (Persantine)
  • Coumadin
  • Pradaxia (dibigatran)
  • Xarelto (rivaraxaban)
  • Eliquis (apixaban)
  • Savaysa (edoxaban)

Includes first follow-up visit


Up to one year


1-2 years


After 2 years

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