Micro art makeup is applied using an acupuncture needle which vibrates on the outer layers of the skin, and enables non toxic mineral based pigments to get absorbed in the outer layer of the skin. The complete procedure normally takes around one hour. For patients with increased sensitive skin, a topical numbing cream is first applied. First the style is made on the skin with the erasable pencil and then the technician helps the client choose a natural color. Right after the customer approves the appearance and the color the procedure starts.
• Brows: can be darkened, reshaped or thickened by layering individual hairs on the skin.
• Lips: If you wish to enhance or reshape the design from the lips using micro art makeup, the lip is first lined and after that completely shaded.
• Eyes: Your eye area are highlighted by applying a great line in between the lashes, developing a much thicker lash line.
• Scalp: For people with hair loss the scalp could be camouflaged by adding individual hairs developing a thicker look for the hair
• Areola: Color and shape correction
Comparison with permanent makeup (tattoos)
• Micro art makeup provides a natural look that will gradually fade over 3 years. Permanent makeup provides a heavier and comparatively unnatural look. It can simply be removed with laser surgical treatment or corrected by micro art makeup.
• Micro art makeup uses of non toxic and mineral based pigments. Tattoo inks can be toxic and cause allergy symptoms, in addition to sometimes fading to green and orange.
• Micro art makeup is definitely the more costly procedure – costing about $1000 per area. Application of make up permanent costs considerably less, $200-$800.
• The micro art makeup procedure fails to create any bruising or scarring has no down time. There is usually a minor swelling nevertheless it disappears in approximately one hour. Permanent makeup on the other hand brings about heavy bleeding and is extremely painful. Bruises usually appear and swelling can last for weeks. Time to recover period is usually a couple weeks.
• Micro art makeup makes use of just one acupuncture needle; permanent makeup needs 3-14 gauge needles which should be used simultaneously to puncture skin.
• It enables you to look your best throughout the day, constantly – regardless of whether you happen to be in the swimming pool area, exercise machine or at a party. It is especially ideal for busy professional women to do not possess time and energy to apply makeup every day.
• It is possible to pick your very own color, having a technician assisting you choose the most natural looking color. It seems so natural it is difficult to tell that makeup has been applied.
• It is a great anti-aging procedure, removing about five-years of aging.
• Because the micro art makeup fades over time, it is possible to alter your style as styles and fashions change. If you do not wish for it to fade away, you can have it retouched every year or two.
• Individuals who have difficulty applying makeup because of physical limitations or poor vision will no longer must suffer everyday and have an easy solution.
Permanent makeup is also a viable alternative for people who are suffering from allergies or toxicity issues. Patients should chat with their doctors about potential unwanted effects associated with pigments then consult an experienced permanent makeup practitioner. In many situations the pigments are less toxic than applying conventional cosmetics every day. Individuals who suffer from arthritis, loss of vision or eurological conditions that cause painful or unsteady movement of the hands may also take pleasure in the gffuaj achieved through permanent makeup. In her own book “The Essence of Beauty” Dr. Adrianna Scheibner, M.D. says in Chapter 9 “the uses of the procedure [derma pigmentation] within the world of medicine are wide ranging”. “Previously few years,” Scheibner continues, “corrective camouflaging has emerged being a useful service to dermatologists and plastic surgeons once they cannot medically improve a patient’s appearance”. Camouflage, applied by a skilled permanent makeup professional, is actually a tricky procedure. Inside the “Procedures of Macro-Theory Dermagraphics” printed through the American Institute of Permanent Color Technology it states that “the use of camouflage is unlike every other procedure…when applying camouflage you really are taking something away, or diminishing something that already exists, from your skin.