Eyebrows Before and After Care
(Microblading | Ombre Powder | Como Brows)
Please read through the FAQs page before your appointment.
Please note that your appointment will only be rejected/cancelled if you are:
Under 18 years old
Pregnant or nursing
Taking blood thinning medications or using Accutane
Prone to “keloid” scaring (doctor's note needed)
Before Your Appointment
No working out right before procedure
No caffeine or other stimulants
No blood thinner 24 hours prior
Avoid alcohol 24 hours prior
Avoid brow waxing or tinting one week before
Avoid any eyelash growth serum (on lashes or brows) 2 weeks before & after your brow appointment
Avoid power shakes and power greens, Fish Oil supplements 24 hours prior to procedure
Botox should not be performed within 2 weeks prior or after your brow appointment
Fillers should not be performed within 6 weeks prior or after your brow appointment
You have to be off any kind of Accutane for 1 year. NO Exceptions!
For the best retention, you should...
Avoid sun exposure and tanning one week prior to the permanent makeup procedure
Discontinue Glycolics, Chemical Peels and Retin-A 4 weeks prior
Refrain from use of any Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) products close to the eyebrow area 2 weeks prior to and 2 weeks after your procedure.
During Your Appointment
Let's have a step-to-step walk through, so you know exactly what to expect during your appointment!!!
Welcome! Let's fill out some client sheet!
We will go over the expectations, shape, and color again (which we discussed during our consultation).
Mapping - I will map one brow until you are satisfied with the shape, then I will copy the same shape to the other side
After the final shape is decided, we will numb the area. Please note: You will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle as well.
Procedure starts! - the main procedure takes about 40 - 90 minutes + soaking
Reveal & After Picture time :)
After Your Appointment
Do Not get them wet (no sweating or swimming for 10 days)
Do Not rub, pick or scratch the treated area. (Or it will scar!)
Avoid sleeping on your face/eyebrow for the first 10 days
Avoid pool, sauna, steam rooms, hot showers and/or hot baths for 3 weeks
No direct sun exposure and tanning beds (minimum of 4 weeks)
No makeup or skincare products to be used on the treated area for 10 days
No facials, chemical treatments and microdermabrasion on the treated area for 4 weeks
No eyebrow tinting (minimum of 2 weeks)
Avoid Retin-A, Chemical Peels and Microderms around the brow area once healed
Avoid any skincare that has the words "acid", "retin-a", or "glycol" on the treated area
Don't stress! We will provide you an after-care kit with everything you need to take home with you!