It’s normal for permanent makeup to fade over time. Therefore, after your initial microblading session, you’ll need regular touch-ups. This will maintain the shape, color, and definition of your brows. Generally, it’s recommended to get a touch-up every 12 to 18 months.
How soon can you touch up microblading?
The effects of microblading last anywhere between 18 and 30 months. Once pigment from the procedure begins to noticeably fade, you’ll need to go back to your practitioner for a touch-up application. Touch-ups can be necessary every six months or every year, depending on your skin type and preferred look.
Is touch up necessary for microblading?
It is imperative you complete the touch up treatment. Without it, the results will not be optimal. Colour will fade significantly within 4 weeks as the skin heals, peels and fades. The touch up corrects any irregularities in the microbladed hair strokes, color tones and finishes the process.
When can I get my Microbladed eyebrows wet?
Avoid getting the area wet for up to 10 days, which includes keeping your face dry during a shower. Don’t wear makeup for at least a week. This is because the pigments are still settling in to the shallow cuts in your skin caused by the blading. Don’t pick at scabs, tug, or itch the eyebrow area.
Why do eyebrows disappear after microblading?
Around 7-14 days, you may notice some flaking/shedding of the skin near the brow area. When the skin flakes off, many times the Microblading strokes have disappeared. … This is because there is still a thick layer of protective skin creating a veil over the pigment.
Why microblading is a bad idea?
The primary (and scariest) problem with microblading is that the procedure cuts the skin in order to deposit the pigment. Any time your skin is cut there is a serious risk of infection and scar tissue.
What happens if I don’t like my microblading?
The thickness and darkness of your new brows will begin to fade, even before your Touch-Up / Perfecting session. So do not be alarmed, this is usually VERY normal! Sometimes the shape of your brow may not compliment your face, or worse your brow artist may have made a mistake.
Can I sleep on my side after microblading?
At the end of your session, you will be given Wipes and Ointment for your eyebrows. Clear bandages will also be applied to your eyebrows. (If you have a tendency to sleep on your side or stomach, ask your artist for a few extra so you do not sleep on them.)
What happens if you put makeup on Microbladed eyebrows?
You can still wear makeup on other areas of your face, but none should be worn on the eyebrows in order to promote optimal recovery. Makeup, including products from natural or vegan makeup lines, is easily absorbed by the skin, and can clog pores and cause the skin to produce excess oil.