The truth is that, if a person doesn’t know what he or she is doing and tries to emulate the microblading process without formal training and experience, they can severely damage the eyebrow root and the skin area, which is often a cause that keeps new hair strands from growing.
Does microblading damage your eyebrows?
In short, no. Although there are some considerations which we’ll get into more below, it doesn’t seem that semi-permanent brow procedures have any kind of lasting effect on the way your natural hair grows, even when it seems your entire brow needs to be reshaped.
Does microblading ruin your natural eyebrows?
As microblading never lasts more than a few months, you will require more and more touch-ups for the rest of your life. As you might imagine, this repeated cutting of the skin leaves you with permanent damage and may even kill your existing hair follicles.
What are the negatives of microblading?
The CONS of Microblading
The use of unsterile and low-quality equipment can lead to many skin issues. Apart from being an expensive method, makeup removal is quite painful and can lead to scarification. Also, in many cases, allergic skin reactions are a possibility; it is the microblading side effects.
Who should not get microblading?
If you have any kind of skin condition on or near your eyebrows. This includes eczema, shingles, rashes, or anything else near eyebrows. Taking Blood Thinners such as: Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Coumadin etc.
Can microblading be corrected?
Although microblading is meant to be a permanent procedure, shape correction can be done. Patty explained that they can re-work what a past artist has done and remove pigment is left outside of their new stencil. If your brows have healed with a red, purple or blue tint, color correction is also an option.
Do they shave your eyebrows off before microblading?
Do I have to shave my eyebrows off? Not at all. We map out the shape based on facial structure, current brows, and symmetry of the client’s face. Any unwanted hairs that are not desired in the new brow look will be removed.
What do I do if I hate my microblading?
In addition, to fading bad microblading, if you have sufficient brow hair you can also cover it with Brow Lamination. Brow lamination, also called brow sculpt or brow lift, is essentially a perm for your eyebrows without the harsh chemicals.
How many times can you Microblade your eyebrows?
The effects of microblading last anywhere between 18 and 30 months. Once pigment from the procedure begins to noticeably fade, you’ll need to go back to your practitioner for a touch-up application. Touch-ups can be necessary every six months or every year, depending on your skin type and preferred look.