Micro art makeup is applied utilizing an acupuncture needle which vibrates on the outer layers on the skin, and enables non toxic mineral based pigments to get absorbed in the outer layer of your skin. The total procedure usually takes around an hour or so. For patients with additional sensitive skin, a topical numbing cream is first applied. First the design and style is made on the skin with an erasable pencil and then the technician helps the customer choose a natural color. Right after the customer approves the look and the color the procedure starts.
• Brows: can be darkened, reshaped or thickened by layering individual hairs on the skin.
• Lips: In order to enhance or reshape the form of the lips using micro art makeup, the lip is first lined and then completely shaded.
• Eyes: The eyes are highlighted by using a great line involving the lashes, developing a much thicker lash line.
• Scalp: For people with thinning hair the scalp may be camouflaged with the help of individual hairs developing a thicker search for your hair
• Areola: Color and shape correction
Comparison with permanent makeup (tattoos)
• Micro art makeup provides a natural look that can gradually fade over three years. Permanent makeup offers a heavier and comparatively unnatural look. It could just be removed with laser surgery 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 the more costly procedure – costing about $1000 per area. Implementation of permanent cosmetic makeup costs much less, $200-$800.
• The micro art makeup procedure will not create any bruising or scarring has no down time. There is generally a minor swelling however it disappears in approximately an hour or so. Permanent makeup on the contrary leads to heavy bleeding and is also extremely painful. Bruises usually appear and swelling can last for weeks. Recovery time period is generally a few weeks.
• Micro art makeup uses just one acupuncture needle; permanent make-up needs 3-14 gauge needles which are to be used simultaneously to puncture skin.
• It allows you to look your best all day long, on a regular basis – no matter whether you are in the swimming pool area, exercise machine or at a party. It is especially ideal for busy professional women to do not have time and energy to apply makeup every single day.
• You can pick your own color, having a technician helping you to pick the most natural looking color. It looks so natural it is not easy to tell that makeup has become applied.
• This is a great anti-aging procedure, removing about five years of aging.
• Because the micro art makeup fades as time passes, you can alter your style as styles and fashions change. Should you not wish for it to fade, you can have it retouched every year or so.
• Anyone who has difficulty applying makeup due to physical limitations or poor vision will no longer need to suffer everyday and have an easy solution.
Permanent makeup is another viable alternative for people who are suffering from allergies or toxicity issues. Patients should speak with their doctors about potential negative effects linked to pigments then consult a skilled permanent makeup practitioner. In numerous situations the pigments are less toxic than applying conventional cosmetics each day. Individuals who suffer from arthritis, lack of vision or eurological conditions that cause painful or unsteady movement of the hands may also take advantage of the gffuaj achieved through permanent makeup. In her own book “The Essence of Beauty” Dr. Adrianna Scheibner, M.D. says in Chapter 9 “the applications of the method [derma pigmentation] within the realm of medicine are numerous”. “In the past few years,” Scheibner continues, “corrective camouflaging has emerged as a useful service to dermatologists and cosmetic surgeons whenever they cannot medically improve a patient’s appearance”. Camouflage, applied by an experienced permanent makeup professional, is a tricky procedure. In the “Procedures of Macro-Theory Dermagraphics” printed from the American Institute of Permanent Color Technology it states that “the effective use of camouflage is unlike some other procedure…when applying camouflage you truly take something away, or diminishing something which already exists, through the skin.