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What is permanent makeup?
Permanent Makeup, or also known as Cosmetic Tattooing, is a cosmetic procedure that aims to enhance, contour, and outline facial features.
It is micro pigment implantation by penetrating the skin with needles and depositing pigment into the dermis skin layer to change the skin’s appearance.
Furthermore, this procedure is also valuable for burns, camouflaging, or scars in addition to correcting skin pigmentation differences caused by vitiligo, or correcting some facial irregularities.
What can options for Permanent Cosmetic Procedures be Done?
Cosmetic Tattooing procedures can be dramatic or subtle, depending on what you desire to.
Here are some options for this procedure,
- Lip Color
- Beauty Marks
- Scar Camouflage
- Repigmentation of Areola
Some of these procedures use more advanced methods. Thus they may require an experienced technician with advanced training.
Trust in HayatMed clinic for cosmetic procedures where you can achieve stunning results by the best experts’ hands.
How is Cosmetic Tattooing done?
The procedure is just like getting a traditional tattoo. The cosmetic expert applying permanent makeup uses a needle that penetrates the skin and releases pigment.
It is essential to choose an expert who uses proper sterilization, techniques, and licensing to ensure achieving the desired results without any risks.
Before undergoing a permanent cosmetic procedure, you’ll make a test on your skin to check whether you have an allergic reaction to the used pigment.
Then, you will discuss with the makeup expert about the appropriate color, and choose the most suitable for you.
The makeup artist will then use a sterile surgical pen to draw the area to be tattooed and then put an anesthetic cream on your skin.
The expert will apply the pigment Using a hollow needle into the top layer of the skin.
Each time the vibrating needle pierces the skin, a small drop of pigment will be released into the hole that the needle makes. It is normal to feel a slight stinging during the process.
What should you expect after the tattooing procedure?
After the process, the tattoo’s color will look dark and shiny. You need to wait about three weeks for the color to fade to its permanent tone.
Furthermore, the surrounding area will be swollen and red. Your makeup artist will recommend you to use a cold compress to decrease swelling and antibiotic cream to help prevent infection.
He or she will also ask you to avoid sun rays and wear a strong sunscreen for several weeks to prevent color changes. Side effects are rare but can include allergic reactions to the tattoo pigment or infection.
How many sessions of the Permanent makeup procedure are needed?
Often the cosmetic tattooing is not ideal after the first procedure heals. This procedure needs usually at least one follow-up to the first procedure that should be scheduled.
The touch-up procedure is recommended to be performed four weeks after the original process.
However, lips have a different healing schedule than other procedures. The touch-up procedure is recommended to be performed six weeks after the first lips procedure.
Is Cosmetic Tattooing Painful?
Most women suffer some discomfort during the procedure. This feeling will differ according to each individual. There are several methods available that can help with discomfort management.
Your cosmetic professional should discuss the methods with you to determine which one is suitable for you. All types of permanent makeup can save time from not having to apply daily makeup.
The discomfort a person feels from having the procedure done will soon be forgotten while the decrease in stress will stay.
Is Permanent Makeup safe?
Generally, This procedure is considered safe. However, It carries the same risks as traditional tattoos.
The most serious risk is the infection from improperly sanitized tools. It is essential to ensure that the professional you choose to work has the necessary certifications or licenses.
Furthermore, you should see your technician open new, sterile needles in front of you and use new gloves for performing the procedure.
Is this procedure REALLY permanent?
Permanent makeup procedure is often permanent, but the longevity of them varies depending on several factors,
- Sun exposure.
- The used color.
- The topical products applied to the skin.
The pigment is usually tattooed into the upper part of the skin layer and cannot be washed off.
However, as with any dye in general, often, it may fade, which requires regular maintenance known as color refreshing or color re-enhancement.
This maintenance requirement is an excellent opportunity to reevaluate one’s color and design preferences and determine if any changes are appropriate.
How much do permanent cosmetic procedures cost?
The average cost per procedure differs but usually averages between $150-$600 in Turkey. Keep in mind that you should choose your make up artist based on quality, skills, and experience, not cost.
Furthermore, you should make sure that the cost being charged should include at least one follow up visit. Moreover, the price should also include the anesthetics fee to minimize the pain and discomfort of the procedure.
At HayatMed, for cosmetic procedures located in Istanbul, we have the best makeup experts in Turkey who are well trained to apply the cosmetic tattooing professionally, avoid any risks, and achieve the appearance you dream.
Contact us now and know about our attractive offers regarding permanent makeup procedures.
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