PMU Before Care 
 
● Do not work out the day of the procedure.  ● Do not tan or have sunburned face. ● Do not take Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E or Ibuprofen 24 hours before procedure. ● No alcohol or caffeine on the day of the procedure. ● No waxing or tinting 3 days before the procedure. ● Please note that you will be more sensitive during your menstrual cycle. ● Remove contacts if worn and within 48 hours ● Do not wear eye makeup to appointment ● Consult your physician regarding starting medication a week before lip procedure if you ever had a cold-sore.  ● Notify pmu artist of any medication and medication should never be changed or discontinued without consulting your physician. ● Plan your social events accordingly. 
 
PMU Aftercare 
 
● Wash hands thoroughly before touching tattooed area ● Use a new mascara after 4 days of liner procedure ● NO water, cleansers, creams, makeup or any other products on treated area for at least 10 days. ● 4-5 hours after the procedure, pat the area clean with sterile water and a cotton pad, gauze or q-tip and allow to air dry. ● DO NOT rub, pick or scratch the treated area. Let any scabbing or dry skin naturally exfoliate off. Picking can cause scarring.  ● Avoid direct sun exposure or tanning for 3-4 weeks after procedure. ● Avoid heavy sweating for the first 10 days. ● NO facials, botox, chemical treatments and microdermabrasion for 4 weeks. ● Avoid sleeping on your face for the first 10 days. 
 
Please note: Eyebrows will appear darker and bolder due to natural scabbing and healing for the first 10 days. This is very common for all permanent cosmetic procedures. 
 
Permanent makeup is NOT recommended for any clients who are or have: ● Pregnant or nursing ● Diabetic ● Chemotherapy (consult your doctor) ● Viral infections and/or diseases ● Epilepsy ● Pacemaker or major heart problems ● Organ transplant ● Skin irritations or Psoriasis near the treated area (rashes, sunburn, acne, etc.) ● Sick (cold, flu, etc.) ● Botox in the past 2 months ● Accutane in the past year 
 
 
Long term care 
 
 ●  Use a good sunscreen on your eyebrows if you plan to be in the sun for prolonged periods of time. Sun exposure will fade your permanent cosmetics  ●  If you are planning a chemical peel, laser procedure or an MRI scan, please inform the technician of your permanent cosmetics  ●  The use of RetinA/Tretinoin or any other rapid skin exfoliation products used regularly on the forehead area will cause the permanent makeup to the eyebrow area to fade prematurely.  ●  The use of chemical peels and acid peels regularly on the forehead region can also cause eyebrow tattoos to fade prematurely.