What Are Microblading & Ombre Eyebrows?

The artist then starts making small hair strokes to finally create a natural looking eyebrow. Instead of using a traditional tattoo gun, microblading requires the use of a small tool with small, small needles. These needles are used to manually draw delicate hair strokes while at the same time depositing pigment under the skin. After disinfecting and numbing the area, Aava consults with the customer about the shape of the eyebrow to be pulled.

Because this procedure is a form of semi-permanent make-up, it will fade over time. How quickly the microbladed eyebrows fade depends on the individual, but generally they are refilled every one to three years. The second appointment is considered a touch-up and should be made approximately 6-8 weeks after the first session. This gives enough time to let the ink in the epidermis come off naturally and let the color settle on the skin. During the touch appointment we can see how your skin has received the ink and make the necessary corrections. Occasionally, a customer’s skin nuances can have unexpected effects on the color of the inks and may require an additional color to adjust the appearance.

Shariyah will begin the mapping process and work with you to create the perfect eyebrow shape for your face, and if you are completely satisfied with the new shape, microblading will begin. You can expect your treatment to last 2.5 to 3 hours from start to finish. Microblading from SIX + AIT leaves the customer with fine and sharp lines that perfectly match their real hair. Microblading is intended as a subtle and natural improvement to create the illusion of more complete eyebrows. It is the perfect solution for those who want to rebuild, define, fill or completely fill their torn eyebrows.

Annual color enhancers are recommended to keep your micro-fuciated eyebrows fresh and crispy. The microblading procedure itself involves the process of subtly implanting the pigment into the skin through small horizontally aligned sterile needles called “microblade” to simulate the appearance of natural hair. Microblading is intended as a subtle and natural improvement and creates the illusion of more complete eyebrows. It is perfect for people with thin, over-woven eyebrows or those who want to define, darken and reshape their eyebrows. As with any medical procedure or tattoo, there are risks of micro-blading the eyebrows.

With microblading, the pigment is deposited just above the dermis in the basal layer of the epidermis. Because the cells in the basal layer continuously divide, the pigment breaks down and eventually migrates to the surface, blurring the pigment. Microblading is usually a two-session process, with sessions separated by six or eight weeks. The first session probably includes a consultation, followed by numbness of the skin, signs of the desired shape and microblading. Prochnow says not to drink alcohol or use Advil / Ibuprofen hours before the procedure to avoid excessive bleeding, which can cause crusts.

If the schedule is done correctly, the actual procedure takes about an hour. Suman started to raise my eyebrows to remove excess hair and then applied some narcotic cream. Using specific measuring instruments, he discovered where my eyebrows should be, and what shape worked best for my face. He also showed me some color options and made me decide which one I think would be best. Since I had been drawing my eyebrows for so long, I’m used to looking pretty dark, so I chose a darker color, which she said was normal. Instead of giving it a block of color like traditional tattoos, fine strokes are made by hand to create the illusion of real hair, so those looking for eyebrow perfection prefer it.

The artist draws the complete eyebrow with the correct thickness and height of the arc to give the customer a good idea of what the finished eyebrows will look like and to determine the contour for microblading. A manual soft shadow can also be added to pass the twist and between the hair strokes to visually give the dimension of the natural thickness of the eyebrows without sharp contours on the eyebrows. An eyebrow tattoo is a more permanent procedure, in which a machine is used to deposit pigment deep into the skin. Microblading means that you use a hand tool with small needles to cause shallower cuts on the skin and then leak the pigment.

Using the right technique, the micro-cuched eyebrow results look beautiful and completely natural.

In addition, microblading is ideal for anyone who wants to perfect their eyebrow shape. Some pregnant women experience hyperpigmentation, which darkens the skin around the mouth, cheeks and forehead. This can prompt your technician to choose the wrong pigment color. In turn, your eyebrows may not match your natural skin once the melasma disappears after pregnancy. Wooden eyebrows are now in vogue, allowing women to add pencils and eyebrows to their shopping carts.

It is also a great option for those who want to correct the shape of their eyebrow after years of follicular damage from various hair removal methods. Microblading results vary by customer and can last from 1 to 3 years. Several factors can determine how well the pigment is retained, such as the amount of pigment implanted, immediate customer skin care, the customer’s eyebrow permanent skin care regimen and medical history. Because the microbladed eyebrows are “perfectly symmetrically and professionally designed”, they will frame and strengthen your face. The pigment also looks natural, so most people won’t know they micro-leaf. According to Prochnow, ‘microblading improves its natural features by creating a more complete eyebrow appearance.