Liscence no: 010090

Looking your best every day


Care Instructions

Things to avoid after the procedure

  • Apply Vaseline to the treated area for at least 1 week before you shower.
  • No make-up should be applied on the treated area within the first 5 days.
  • No sun, soap, sauna, chlorinated pools or salt water for 2 weeks.
  • If crusting appears on procedure area – DO NOT PICK OR PEEL.
  • If the area becomes itchy, this is normal. Do not scratch the area.
  • Do not touch pigmented area with fingertips, use earbuds only.
  • Keep area moist by applying healing cream.
  • No fruit acid cleansers or Retin A skin care products to be used for 1 month after the procedure. (If you are using these products for long periods of time it will fade the tattoo faster).

 

Eyebrows

  • Apply healing cream 2 times a day for 2 weeks and don’t pick or peel.
  • Clear fluid may appear after the tattooing for up to 2 to 4 hours (this is normal). You will need to wipe firmly otherwise crusting or scabbing will appear, then re-apply the healing cream.
  • Use plain warm water to clean the skin over the tattooed area, pat dry with a clean tissue then apply healing cream.


Eyeliner

  • No mascara for 7 days. When you start using mascara use a new tube.
  • Use baby oil to remove your mascara.
  • Use eye drops if needed for the first few days.
  • No eyelash tinting/curling, perming or lash extensions for 2 weeks after the procedure


Lips

  • After procedure, lips will tend to feel chapped and very dry.
  • Apply healing cream as often as required for the first 3 days, then 4 times a day for up to 2 weeks.
  • Apply with cotton tips only.

Do Not:

  • Bleach your teeth for 4 weeks after procedure.
  • No lip fillers for one month after lip procedure is completed.
  • No wiping or licking lips.
  • No kissing for at least 3 days.
  • Moist lipstick can be worn after 4 days.
  • If you are prone to cold sores take Famvir tablets or apply Zovirax cream.
  • Full lip colour can take up to 4 weeks to settle. Don’t judge the colour before then.
  • Colour may fade up to 50% after application. Lips may need second and third application.


Long term tattoo care

  • Always protect your skin from the sun.
  • Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen on your tattooed area.
  • If you plan to spend a lot of time in chlorinated water or salt water, apply a thin layer of Vaseline to protect the tattoo from being bleached.
  • Refresh tattooing every 2 to 4 years.


Healing time

  • Colours will appear darker and the shape more defined straight after procedure. The colours will become softer and lighter in 3 to 10 days.
  • To actually determine the colour, it is best to wait 3-4 weeks before making an touch up appointment.
  • Brows and eyes will lighten by 30 %.
  • Lip liner will lighten by 40 %.
  • Full lip will lighten by 50 % within the first 3 days, but within three weeks the colour will return.
  • Medical/camouflage will lighten by 50 %.
  • Low iron levels affect the colour intensity


Skin needling and Collagen induction therapy

  • No make-up on the area for one day.
  • Avoid sun exposure
  • Do not use moisturizers with retinol, glycolic acid or perfumes for 3 days.
  • Collagen activation will take 6 weeks.
  • Collagen activation will need 4 weekly intervals.


Areola recolouring

  • Healing cream should be applied 2 times a day for 2 weeks.
  • Apply Vaseline before showering for 1 week.