Other conditions

  • AHA’s (lactic, glycolic, citric, retinoic and tartaric acids) or any OTC creams and lotions for tone correcting, anti-aging, exfoliating, fading can discolor your permanent makeup.

  • Coumadin: Amount of bleeding and response to topical epinephrine will determine coverage per appointment. If excessive bleeding occurs, extra appointments may be necessary for desired outcome or procedure may not be effective.

  • Cancers/Chemotherapy: Doctor's clearance required.

  • Laser eye surgery: Wait about 1 months for eyeliner procedure. All other permanent makeup procedures are ok.

  • Juvederm or other "fillers": Get permanent makeup first or ask your juvederm tech for clearance.

  • Shingles (varicella): If you have shingles on your face, wait several months to get permanent makeup.

  • Eyelift or blepharoplasty: Wait about 3 months.

  • Eyelash extensions: Remove them before your procedure.

  • Pinkeye: As soon as their infection has cleared, medication completed.

  • Cold Sores: Clients with a history of cold sores need to pre-medicate with an anti-viral drug (Zoviraz, Valtrex, or Acyclovir) prior to a lip coloring procedure.​