Posts in Basics
Microblading Session Part 2: Numbing/Anesthetic

The most asked question I get when I speak to someone about microblading is, does it hurt? Now, the answer to this is not always a simple and quick one, but I want to shed some light on the second part of the microblading process.

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Microblading vs. Permanent Makeup - What's the Difference?

So what exactly is the difference between microblading and permanent makeup? For anyone interested in microblading it’s an understandable and expected question to be asked. Even though cosmetic tattooing and permanent makeup have been around for years (the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals celebrated 25 years in 2015), microblading is a relatively new form of semi-permanent makeup that has only started to take off in the last 3-4 years.

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Microblading Basics - Is Microblading Right for Me?

Who is a good candidate for microblading?

The simple answer is, anyone that wants to have full, beautiful brows all day, every day! That would include busy parents or business people who don’t have much time to apply brow make up, active people who don’t want to worry about sweating off makeup while working out or swimming, or any person who struggles with getting that perfect shape that the celebrities and YouTube makeup artists always seem to have.

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Microblading Basics - Trusting the Process

As the popularity for microblading grows, so does the need to understand the process and client's expectations. At Altered Aesthetics, we want to provide as much information (See our FAQsBefore CareAftercareClient Forms) as possible to our clients which will give them a better understanding the microblading process. We want all of our clients to trust the process and manage their expectations. 

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