FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

COSMETIC TATTOOS

What is cosmetic tattoo?

Cosmetic tattooing is a treatment generally used for eyeliner, eye shadow, lipliner, lip shading, and some practitioners do eyebrows and beauty marks.

What is permanent make up?

Permanent make up is a cosmetic technique which employs tattoos to produce designs that resemble makeup by applying pigment deeper into the skin than semi permanent makeup.

What makes it semi permanent?

Semi Permanent make up implants pigments into the Dermis layer of the skin. Our Lip service only implants to a depth of 0.10mm.

Is it painful?

Yes, however it will depend on your response to the numbing cream. But our mission is to make it as painless as possible. Lips are especially sensitive.

How long will it last?

Cosmetic tattooing can last from 1-5 years and will vary individually. It is very low maintenance, however it still requires some upkeep, so touch ups are recommended in the meantime.
I do mine annually, sometimes stretching it out to 18mths, but I like mine to look rich and strong.

How long will it take?

It depends on the procedure, however ordinarily up to 90mins. Set aside 2 hours.

Will it fade ?

Eventually yes! It will take years before you may start to see noticeable fading.

Is it cheaper than using pens?

Initial cosmetic tattooing will be your highest cost. How soon you come back for touch ups will be the factor on your maintenance costs. However, you can’t calculate how much time you save applying penned eyeliner, lipstick or lip liner over 12-24 months…

Is the pigment safe?

Very Safe. A non toxic, naturally derived, vegan base pigment is used.

Can I swim or play sport straight after my procedure?

We recommend that you avoid sport on the day of the procedure, and avoid swimming (fresh or salt water), saunas and steam rooms for at least 6 days or until the skin has fully healed as this could cause infection and the tattoo to fade!

How quick does it heal?

It will vary largely by the individual. However generally about a week for the top layers and a little longer for the deeper layers. Our After-Care Instructions will help make it safe.

Can I get my lip tattooed with cold sores?

Not without prior medication. Stimulation from the needle can trigger your cold sore, therefore we recommend you take medication, as instructed by your health practitioner, prior to treatment.

Can I get my lips tattooed bigger?

We do not tattoo outside of your natural lip line.

MICROBLADING

What is microblading?

Microblading is the application of creating semipermanent hair strokes cut into the skin with specialised hand tools and pigments.

What is semipermanent make up?

Semipermanent make up is a form of temporary cosmetic tattooing done by hand without a machine infusing pharmaceutical grade pigments into the skin.

What makes it semipermanent

Semipermanent make up implants pigments into the first layers of the skin above the Dermis.

Do you have to have your eyebrows shaped before the procedure?

No. Microblading/Shading will create the shape you desire that perfectly matches your style and facial structure.

What colours are available?

Blonde, orange, red, mocha, chocolate, black and anything in between.

Do I need to prepare for the procedure?

Yes. We provide a comprehensive preparation plan when you make a booking with us.

Does it hurt?

Depending on your skin type and threshold for pain. The cream may be more or less effective for you. We find a way to make the procedure as painless as possible.

Will it look fake?

Absolutely not. Our philosophy is ‘natural and fresh’ and that is how you will look after any of my procedures.

What kind of pigment do you use?

A non toxic, naturally derived, vegan pigment is used. Made in Australia.

How long does the procedure take?

75 mins up to 90 mins.

How long does the colour last?

Up to 18 months. This will largely depend on skin tone and type, how your skin retains the pigment.

How quick does it heal?

It will vary largely by the individual. However generally about a week for the top layers and a little longer for the deeper layers. Our After-Care Instructions will help make it safe.

How do you maintain it?

We provide a comprehensive After-Care system which can be emailed or for you to take home.

Can my bad old tattooed eyebrows be fixed?

Indeed yes. They can certainly be fix. It may take a couple of visits before an old tattoo is completely replaced due to the pigments. Shaping may be laser edged. A consultation will
determine the best approach.

Can I swim or play sport or swim after my procedure?

We recommend that you avoid sport on the day of the procedure, and avoid swimming (fresh or salt water), saunas and steam rooms for at least 6 days or until the skin has fully healed as this could cause infection and the tattoo to fade!

EYELASH EXTENSIONS

What is eyelash extensions?

Eyelash extensions is a method where individual strands of silk hair are carefully positioned on your existing eyelash to make it longer and fuller.

Is it painful or uncomfortable?

The application of putting on eyelash extensions is painless.

How is the eyelash extension applied?

Eyelash extensions are applied with a glue.

Will I have a reaction to the glue?

If you have allergies, is likely you may react to the glue. We don’t recommend eyelash extensions for people who suffer from allergies.

What if I don't like my new eyelashes?

You will love your new eyelashes.

Will it damage my lashes?

No. Extensions, properly applied, wont affect your natural eyelash growth. Extensions are attached your natural lashes and will fall out when your natural lash do.

How long will my lashes last?

Up to 5 weeks. This will depend on how you care for them.

What if my eyelash falls out the next day?

Although extremely rare, if it ever does fall out the next day, it’s likely due to improper care. Please call us to arrange an appointment to come in and go through the after-care process together and a free infill.

Can I wash my face after getting my eyelashes?

Yes you can wash your face, but please avoid washing your eyelashes as much as possible, particularly in the first week.

Are there different shapes/looks?

There are many styles and shapes to choose from. We focus on the modern, main designs that are listed in our website.

Can I swim and exercise with my extensions?

Eyelash extensions will not be affected by sweat and water, so you can carry on with your normal activities. However, you should avoid getting your lashes wet for 24-48 hours after your
appointment to allow the glue to fully dry and bond to your lashes.

Can I use mascara?

Extensions generally eliminate the need fo mascaras, but you can freely use mascara after 48hrs with a water based, oil free product. Allow the glue to fully dry and cure before applying makeup.

Are your products safe and of high quality?

Indeed yes! I use the highest quality products and materials available, sourced from Japan and Australia.

HYALURON PEN

Is Hyaluronic Acid safe?

Yes, HA on its own is very safe. The body produces it daily and the body needs it for skin, joint and blood health. However, some manufacturers mix cocktails which have aminos, peptides and vitamins, so always ask your professional if you suffer form certain allergies.

How long has Hyaluronic Acid treatments been around?

Hyaluronic Acid (HA) was originally proposed 70 years ago to treat osteoarthritis by a Hungarian Scientist. Hy-aluronic Acid treatments began in 1987 for Joints injections with cosmetic injections starting about 20 years ago. Hyaluron Pen technology began in 2016.

How does Hyaluron pen treatment work?

The pressure from the pen is strong enough to force the liquid mixture into the skin without using needles.

Is it painful?

Slightly. The sensation is similar to that of an elastic band being flicked on your skin. Numbing cream is an op-tion. there is no deep needle insertion, so any sensation is only felt on the surface.

Is it like botox?

No, nothing like botox! Hyaluronic Acid is natural and produced by the body. Hyaluron Pen uses pressure in-jection into the dermal layers only, not into the muscles or nerves. Botox is injected into muscles and blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles to achieve a smooth youthful look.

How long will it last?

4-6 months after your lip session touch up. 3-4 months after your mesotherapy or bio-revitalisation course.

What is mesotherapy?

Mesotherapy is a medical technique, it involves the micro-injection of a specially prepared mixture of vita-mins, amino acids, and medications, placed into the mesoderm (i.e. just millimetres under the skin) within a problematic area.

What is bio-revitalisation?

Bio-revitalisation involves the micro-injection of a specially prepared mixture of vitamins, amino acids, and medications, placed into the epidermis in quick motions.

Can i fix scars with Hyaluron Pen?

Yes, scars can be filled out with augmentation solution. It will not heal scar tissue however.