Scalp micropigmentation is considered a permanent treatment. The treatment can last for up to 6 years or more depending on how the procedure was performed and how it’s taken care of in the following years. Micropigmentation can usually start to lighten after 4 to 6 years, requiring a touchup.
Does SMP last forever?
Scalp Micropigmentation is a form of permanent cosmetics or permanent makeup. Often referred to as a cosmetic hair or scalp tattoo, this treatment typically lasts 4-6 years. After that time, a client may experience some slight fading, to which they can come back in for a quick touch up.
Will I regret scalp micropigmentation?
Will I Regret Scalp Micropigmentation? No, you will not regret it. But in case it is not done well, you will.
Can you remove SMP?
For A Permanent Procedure
In normal cases, removing SMP usually takes 1 to 2 sessions to remove completely. However, when tattoo ink is used, it may take up to 10 sessions to correct the pigment variation and penetration depth. These processes can not only be time-consuming, but expensive as well.
Does SMP cause hair loss?
Potential risks and side effects
SMP does not treat the various causes of hair loss. Instead, it camouflages the thinning hair by decreasing the contrast of skin and hair; it is a cosmetic procedure.
Does Rogaine ruin SMP?
Does Rogaine fade SMP? Minoxidil after Scalp Micropigmentation Yes, you can continue using Minoxidil after SMP but should wait two weeks after the procedure to allow time for the inks to become permanent. Alcohol-based products, such as minoxidil, may cause the ink to blur or fade if used too soon after treatment.
Can I wear a hat after SMP?
You can wear a hat immediately after each treatment. Don’t worry about sleeping on it, the pigment won’t smudge or smear on your pillows.