The use of natural looking semi permanent makeup enhances the client’s facial features. Many clients also make use of permanent makeup to cover unsightly scars and de-pigmented areas of skin. For many who have made use of permanent makeup, it has restored confidence and has given a naturally beautiful skin.
Is permanent makeup really permanent?
Over a period of time, the permanent colors will fade. It is typically expected that colors will last for anywhere between one and three years. In a few cases, the colors have been known to last much longer. There are several factors which can affect how long permanent make-up lasts, these include the exposure to ultraviolet light from the sun, certain medications and smoking.
Taking simple precautions will ensure that your makeup lasts for long as possible. For instance, simply wearing sunglasses will protect the pigment used in eyeliner. Similarly regularly using sunblock to cover your eyebrows and lips will protect the delicate pigments and ensure fading is kept to a minimum.
Can I change my make-up?
Professional artists will make sure that they work with your natural facial features. Applying the permanent makeup will enhance facial features and by doing this, ordinary cosmetics can be applied over the permanent makeup. This will also ensure that even without the application of normal make-up your facial features are enhanced to their fullest.
Is it safe to apply permanent makeup?
When applied by a certified professional, permanent makeup is very safe. Certified professionals follow strict codes of conduct as well as sterilization and hygiene procedures. Relevant allergy tests are also conducted on the client to ensure compatibility with the products. Making use of any person who is not certified could have serious adverse effects and can lead to permanent scarring.
Will it be painful?
There is minimal pain in the application of permanent makeup. The use of a topical anesthetic ensures that the epidermis is numbed on each application. Certified makeup artists also make use of the latest technology available to ensure the comfort of their client.
How long will it take?
Depending on which procedure the client has chosen the time for completion could range anywhere from one to two hours.
How do I choose the right color?
A trained consultant will help the client choose the perfect color to suit their skin tone, hair, and eye color. It is always recommended that the client opts for softer and more natural colors.
Do I need a recovery period?
Directly after the procedure, the client will experience slight swelling as well as a little redness around the areas on which the permanent makeup was applied. There is absolutely no downtime needed. The client will be able to resume normal everyday activities straight after the procedure. Redness and swell will subside within a few hours of the procedure. It should be noted, however, that a full recovery can take anywhere from one to six weeks while pigment matures.
Is permanent makeup expensive?
Absolutely not, permanent makeup will last for years and when compared to the average cost of makeup purchases, the procedures are quite reasonably priced.