What is Permanent Makeup? Permanent Makeup, also known as Micropigmentation and Permanent Cosmetics is a cosmetic tattooing technique used to enhance your brows, lips, upper and lower eyelids and even aereolas and scalp. Varied needle configurations and tools are used to deposit pigment into the upper reticular layer of the dermis. Permanent Makeup is used to enhance your features or recreate features that are not pronounced or have been lost due to aging, a medical condition, genetics, tweezing or scarring. Eyeliner, Eyebrows, Beauty Marks, and Lip procedures are performed in the DollFace office daily. Everyone is not a good candidate for permanent makeup.
What is Microblading? Microblading is an advanced form of permanent makeup, similar to tattooing. This technique is used to create beautiful eyebrows by reconstructing, defining, covering gaps and patchy areas, or filling in over-plucked brows. This procedure creates super fine, crisp hair strokes that mimic hair and produce a very natural looking brow.
What is Microshading? Microshading is an advanced permanent makeup technique that creates a subtle, shade or background shadow behind your natural hair or Microbladed hair strokes. Microshading can be used to blend Microblading strokes where there is little to no hair in with an area where you may have an abundance of natural hair. Some clients that have little to no hair may choose to have microshading added with their Microblading to produce a softer brow.
What is the difference between 3D brows, Embroidery brows, Microstroking and Feather brows? Nothing. Depending on what part of the word you are from will dictate what verbage you use for Microblading.
What is a Lash Lift? A lifting lotion and silicon pads are used to lift your natural eyelashes, making them look fuller and longer. The lift gives the appearance of using a lash curler and mascara. This is a fantastic alternative to lash extensions with virtually no maintenance for 6-8 weeks. Just wake up and go!
What is Dermaplaning? Dermaplaning is a safe and highly effective physical exfoliation procedure. It requires the use of a surgical scalpel to gently remove the top layer of dead skin cells along with all the fine, vellus hair. Dermaplaning leaves your skin brighter, smoother, glowing and more youthful. Long term effects are increased cell turnover, fewer dark spots and reduction of acne scarring.
What is Microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive procedure that uses a diamond tip wand to exfoliate and remove the superficial layers of dry , dead skin cell build up. As it buffs, shines and vacuums the loose skin cells, fresh, healthier looking skin appears. Microdermabrasion treatments can help reduce wrinkles, fine lines, age spots and light acne scarring. This treatment also encourages the production of skin cells with higher levels of collagen and elastin which further improves your skin appearance.
What is an Enzyme Facial or Enzyme Peel? Enzymes Peels are made from fruit enzymes that loosen and remove dead skin cell build up. They exfoliate only dead skin cells, which is a big reason why enzyme peels are great for nearly all skin types. This facial/peel can cleanse pores, improve skin tone and texture, diminish scars, fine lines and wrinkles and lighten discoloration and age spots.
What is a Chemical Peel? A chemical peel is a treatment in which an acid solution is used to remove the damaged layers of the skin. Peels are a form of exfoliation that have a number of benefits, primarily to improve dull, sun damaged skin and diminish signs of aging. After a peel new, regenerated skin is unveiled. Peels are not a good choice for all skin types.
What is a Lash or Brow Tint? Tinting is similar to coloring your hair. Non toxic, plant based colors are used. This process is 15 minutes or less and lasts 4-6 weeks.
What is a Lamprobe Treatment? This is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that uses a small, unique medical instrument to effectively remove a wide range of common minor skin irregularities. Milia, skin tags, clogged pores, cholesterol deposits, cherry angiomas, spider naevi, Fibromas, and pimples are some of the conditions that are treated successfully using the Lamprobe. The treatment is safe and fast.