FAO

FAQ

 

How Long will I need to allow for time?

For a new appointment you will need to allow between 2.5 – 3 hours as this will include a full consultation to discuss desired look, colour and pre mapping of the area being tattooed and then tattooing.

How Can I book?

You can contact me via facebook, Instagram, website, or mobile number to book. A deposit is always required to secure the appointment.

How much is the deposit?

A £50.00 non refundable deposit is required to book.

How can I make payment?

Payment can be made via bank transfer or cash on the day of you do not have access to online banking.

 

Can I book a consultation prior to treatment?

Absolutely, you may book a consultation separately to the treatment day. Many clients are happy to have their full consultation on the day of treatment, but you can also book separately if you feel more comfortable with this way to reassure you. When booking as a consultation only please make it clear that it is consultation only not plus treatment as consultation is a free appointment. Treatment and consultation booked together requires a deposit and if not clear it can cause you to loose your deposit.

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i am unsure of colour and shape?

Please rest assured that on the consultation that we will discuss shape and colour choice on the day. We will fully map out the area to be tattooed and show you the pre draw along with the colour choice. We take many factors into consideration when choosing the colour and work with the Fitzpatrick scale and take into account your natural skins undertone. We will not go ahead with tattooing until you are 100 percent happy with the pre draw of the tattooed area. We always recommend going a little bit lighter on initial appointment and going a bit darker on the re touch appointment if required.

 

Will the treatment hurt?

This depends on everyone pain threshold as everyone is different it may feel slightly uncomfortable but can ensure you that I use aesthetic throughout the procedure an ensure you are made to feel comfortable through the whole process. The technique used is very gentle.

How do I care for the tattoo after treatment?

Full aftercare is on my website under Info but we will also provide aftercare kits on the day of treatment and will also discuss the aftercare with you on the day to ensure you fully understand the healing period.

How long does the tattoo last?

There are many factors to be taken into consideration with our long it lasts:

Skin types/oily skin

Sun exposure

Retinol or Vitamin c products

Some facials

Chlorine

With good self-care of the tattoo, it can last anything between 2 and 5 years but please take into consideration of the above factors. I cannot guarantee how long it will last.

Can I still get lip filler or botox?

Yes, you can still get lip filler of botox, but this must be 4 weeks apart from each other to give it time to settle.

 

Do I need the re touch appointment?

Yes, you do need the re touch appointment as the treatment is not finished without the re touch appointment. On the re touch appointment, we can access the colour, shape, and assess the pigment retention and fill in any gaps that’s may have been lost over the healing period.

With out the touch up appointment to complete the treatment your tattoo may fade prematurely.

Re touch appointments cannot be booked no earlier than 4 weeks and no late than 6 weeks.

 

Do you do re touches that have come from another PMU artist?

Yes, we do take on re touches from other PMU artists, but we would need you to send photographs through prior to access to see if we can take on the work.

 

How can I prepare before treatment?

  • Do not consume and alcohol or caffeine 24 hours prior to your appointment as this scan cause bleeding.

  • Do not take any aspirin or ibuprofen 24 hours prior to your appointment.

  • Do not have any chemical peels, laser skin treatments vitamin E or retinols for at least 4 weeks.

  • Please read through all the aftercare prior to your appointment so you are fully prepared for the healing period

 

Lip Blush Treatment

  • Lip tattooing can trigger an outbreak of cold sores therefore If you have ever had a cold sores in the past, then please ensure you purchase L-Lysine and start taking this medication 5 days before your appointment along with Zivorax cream both 5 days after treatment.

  • If you have an outbreak on the day of treatment, then the treatment will not be able to go ahead.

  • Please ensure you start prepping lips 2 weeks prior to your appointment using a sugar scrub 2 x daily followed by a lip moisturiser this will ensure a more softer supple lip on the day of treatment.

 

Eyeliner Treatment

  • Please do not use any lash serums 4 weeks prior to your treatment.

  • All lash extensions will need to be removed prior to treatment.

  • If you have a sty or eye infection then treatment will not be able to take place.