Micro art makeup is applied using an acupuncture needle which vibrates on the outer layers of the skin, and allows non toxic mineral based pigments to be absorbed in the outer layer of the skin. The complete procedure typically takes around an hour. For patients with additional sensitive skin, a topical numbing cream is first applied. First the design is created on the skin with the erasable pencil and then the technician helps the customer select a natural color. After the customer approves the look and the color the procedure begins.
• Brows: could be darkened, reshaped or thickened by layering individual hairs on the skin.
• Lips: If you wish to enhance or reshape the design of the lips using micro art makeup, the lip is first lined and then completely shaded.
• Eyes: The eyes are highlighted by making use of a fine line between the lashes, creating a much thicker lash line.
• Scalp: For those who have hair loss the scalp could be camouflaged by adding individual hairs making a thicker search for the hair
• Areola: Color and shape correction
Comparison with permanent makeup (tattoos)
• Micro art makeup offers a natural look that may gradually fade over 3 years. Permanent makeup supplies a heavier and comparatively unnatural look. It could simply be removed with laser surgical procedures or corrected by micro art makeup.
• Micro art makeup uses of non toxic and mineral based pigments. Tattoo inks can be toxic and cause allergies, in addition to sometimes fading to green and orange.
• Micro art makeup is definitely the more expensive procedure – costing about $1000 per area. Implementation of Makeup Permanent costs considerably 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 nevertheless it disappears in approximately an hour or so. Permanent makeup on the other hand results in heavy bleeding and it is extremely painful. Bruises usually appear and swelling will last for weeks. Recovery time period is usually a few weeks.
• Micro art makeup uses one particular acupuncture needle; permanent makeup needs 3-14 gauge needles which should be used simultaneously to puncture skin.
• It lets you look your best all day long, all the time – regardless of whether you are at the swimming pool, exercise machine or in a party. It really is especially perfect for busy professional women to perform not fdiejg time for you to apply makeup every day.
• You can pick your own color, using a technician helping you select the most natural looking color. It seems so natural it is difficult to share with that makeup has become applied.
• This is a great anti-aging procedure, removing about five years of aging.
• Since the micro art makeup fades as time passes, it is possible to alter your style as styles and fashions change. Unless you desire it to disappear, you may have it retouched every year or so.
• Anyone who has difficulty applying makeup because of physical limitations or poor vision no longer have to suffer everyday and have a simple solution.
Permanent makeup is another viable alternative for folks that suffer from allergies or toxicity issues. Patients should talk with their doctors about potential unwanted effects associated with pigments then consult an experienced permanent makeup practitioner. In numerous situations the pigments are less toxic than applying conventional cosmetics each day. Individuals that have problems with arthritis, lack of vision or eurological conditions that cause painful or unsteady movement from the hands can also take advantage of the freedom 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] inside the world of medicine are wide ranging”. “In the past couple of years,” Scheibner continues, “corrective camouflaging has emerged as a useful company to dermatologists and cosmetic surgeons once they cannot medically improve a patient’s appearance”. Camouflage, applied by a skilled permanent makeup professional, is a tricky procedure. Within the “Procedures of Macro-Theory Dermagraphics” printed by the American Institute of Permanent Color Technology it states that “the application of camouflage is unlike some other procedure…when applying camouflage you actually take something away, or diminishing something that already exists, from the skin.