Blog Laser skin surfacing
January 3rd 2020
Lipstick easily rubs off, and it can become a hassle to constantly reapply. Enhance the appearance of your lips, correct asymmetry, and define them permanently. Our permanent lipstick specialist, Christina has a variety of colors to choose from to fit anyone’s skin tone and personal style. From very natural lip colors to the boldest and brightest.
Pigment retention depends on skin type, age, aftercare, sun exposure, use of certain skin products, pigments, immune system, medications and other factors. Touch ups are recommended once every 1-2 years to prevent natural fading.
Touch ups are recommended once every 1-2 years to prevent natural fading.
The outcome of permanent cosmetic procedures is dictated by its canvas. The better you take care of your skin and protect it from UV rays, the better the outcome and lifespan of permanent cosmetic procedures.
Do not take Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E, Fish Oil, Ibuprofen or other blood-thinning medication or supplement 24 hours before the procedure. Avoid alcohol and excessive caffeine intake 2 days before the procedure.
If you have ever had cold sores, shingles, or herpes simplex, it is very important that you are pre-treated with Valtrex. For your safety, we recommend that you take Valtrex (2 tablets) 1 day before the procedure, again 2 tablets on the day of the procedure and 1 tablet every day for 7 days after your lip procedure.
With a wide range of high quality hypoallergenic permanent makeup pigments, we will customize the perfect lip shade and shape. We offer permanent lip liner with blending to define and create the perfect shape. We can also line and fill in the entire lip area for a concentrated permanent color effect.
Medication and health conditions, Skin Conditions – i.e. oily and poor skin, very dry/flaky skin, sun-damaged skin, loose or laxed skin, Natural skin undertones, Alcohol intake and smoking, General stress, immune system, Poor diet and not following the aftercare instructions, may affect your healed results.
Proper care following your procedure is necessary to achieve the best results. Keep in mind that in many cases, some unevenness of color is to be expected. This is the purpose of the touch-up visit.
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