Treatment Prep

BROW PREP

  • We recommend you have your brows waxed/tweezed or threaded a week before your cosmetic tattooing appointment.
  • Do not wax or tint the brows within 3 days of treatment
  • Gently exfoliate the area for up to 3 days prior, ensure the skin is well nourished
  • Do not use any brow-enhancing serums for at least 30 days before treatment
  • Please attend your appointment with an open mind about the different techniques: after a thorough consultation your artist will recommend the most suitable option, and assist your decision.
  • Consider any upcoming social events or work-out commitments for the next 5 days following treatment.
  • Do not drink alcohol within 24hrs prior to treatment
  • Some medications may cause adverse effects, please see the below listed, or call the clinic for further advice.
  • See Eyebrows Aftercare for more info.

EYELINER PREP

  • Do not get the lashes tinted within 5 days of treatment
  • Do get the lashes tinted 1 week prior.  You will be advised not to wear mascara for the week following.
  • No lash extensions at the time of your appointment: Lash extensions may be applied 4 weeks after healed.
  • Do not use any lash-enhancing serums for at least 30 days before treatment
  • If you wear contact lenses ensure they are removed and bring your glasses with you
  • Avoid eye-makeup (if possible) at the time of your appointment.  Removing may cause unnecessary irritation and increase risk of swelling
  • Consider any upcoming social events or workout commitments for the next 5 days following treatment.
  • Do not drink alcohol within 24hrs before treatment
  • Some medications may cause adverse effects, please call the clinic for further advice.
  • See Eyeliners Aftercare for more info.

LIPS PREP

  • Essential; If you have a history of cold sores, you must see your doctor or pharmacist at least 4 days before your appointment and request preventative treatment
  • Consider any upcoming social events or work-out commitments for the next 5 days following treatment.
  • Do not drink alcohol within 24hrs before treatment
  • Some medications may cause adverse effects, please call the clinic for further advice.
  • See Lips Aftercare

PRE-TREATMENT CONSIDERATIONS

  • PREGNANCY:  We do not tattoo during pregnancy.
  • BREAST FEEDING: We do not tattoo during breast feeding, please inquire if you’d like more information.
  • CHEMICAL PEELS: It is recommended not to undergo any chemical peels within 2-4 weeks of either side of a cosmetic tattooing treatment.
  • COSMECEUTICAL SKIN CARE: Cosmeceutical products containing the following ingredients should be avoided on the area for at least 5 days before treatment and 2 wks after.  NB Future use may accelerate fading of cosmetic tattoos:
    • AHA’s (Alpha Hydroxy Acids: Glycolic, lactic acid), Vitamin C, Benzoyl Peroxide, Vitamin A, Alcohol greater than 6%
  • INJECTABLES: Muscle relaxant injections and dermal fillers: To ensure even distribution of any cosmetic injectable, minimised bruising, and a successful result, treatment should not be performed under two weeks before or after
  • ECZEMA/ DERMATITIS: If you suffer any skin hypersensitivity or dermatitis it is advisable to seek medical advice before having a cosmetic tattooing treatment.
  • ALLERGIES: Such as latex, rubber, medications, numbing agents, Phenylalanine (PPE): Please advise your cosmetic tattooist for further advice.
  • IPL/ LASER: on the area should be avoided a minimum of 4 weeks before treatment and must be completely avoided on any area that contain cosmetic tattoo pigment. Advise your laser/IPL therapist before undergoing treatments.
  • LED (Light Emitting Diode) assists with healing and may be beneficial after a treatment.
  • FACIAL SURGERY: Doctor’s permission must be sought before going ahead with a treatment after any recent facial surgery.
  • TOPICAL VITAMIN A: Retin-A, Tretinoin Preparations, Hydroquinone, Skin bleaching agents: may increase hypersensitivity, and the risk of scarring if used within 5 days of treatment.
  • ALCOHOL: avoid for at least 24hrs before the procedure to avoid excessive bleeding
  • SUPPLEMENTS: Avoid the following  for a week before treatment:
    • Fish, primrose, krill oil, Ginseng, Gingko Biloba,
  • MEDICATIONS: If you are taking any of the following medication please consult your cosmetic tattooist before booking:
    • Warfarin, Heparin, Aspirin, Opioid medication (Endone), Prednisone, Roaccutane (within 8-12 months), Antibiotics
  • DIABETES: Due to possible slower healing, please contact your cosmetic tattooist for consultation before booking.
  • COLD SORES: Treatment should not be conducted when active cold sores are present.  The stimulation of cosmetic tattooing may increase the risk of future breakouts.
  • RADIATION/ CHEMOTHERAPY: To ensure your safety and comfort a Doctors permission must be sought before we can proceed with any cosmetic tattooing treatments.  Please call us for more information.
  • EXERCISE/ GYM: After treatment you will be advised to avoid the following for at least 2 wks:
    • chlorinated/salt water pools, high UV exposure, Sun beds, and Infra-red light exposure.
    • The following activities should be avoided for 48 hours after treatment: Cardio workout, excessive sweating, sauna, hot spa, spray tanning

ANAESTHETIC

Topical local anaesthetic (TLA) is used on the treatment area to ensure you are as comfortable as possible. TLA is a Pharmacy Medicine (Schedule 2) or a prescription only medicine in Australia depending on the strength of the formulae.  For your comfort, it is highly recommended that you purchase your pharmaceutical strength TLA from the below compounding pharmacy, and follow the instructions included with your product.

We’ve made it easy to purchase! All you need to do is follow the below instructions:

  1. Call 1300 286 502 to place your order
  2. Select the anaesthetic for your procedure, as advised by your cosmetician
    • $24.50 for Cosmetic Tattoo Anaesthetic Kit (includes postage)
  3. Your anaesthetic order will arrive within 2-3 business days of placing the order
  4. Instructions will be included in your anaesthetic order.  Please follow instruction as per pharmacy label and to read the Consumer Medicine Information (CMI)

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • You may book a 15 minute or a 2 hour appointment: the 15 minute block is consultation only, this is complimentary.  The 2hr appointment block includes a full consultation and allows enough time to go ahead with treatment if suitable.
  • A booking deposit is required at the time of booking your appointment.  This is fully refundable with 48 hours notice of cancellation or rescheduling of appointment.
  • If you attend the consultation and it is not suitable to go ahead with treatment, the booking deposit is fully refundable or exchangeable.
  • A booking deposit is not required to book in for your complimentary touch up, however if you do not give adequate notice for rescheduling and do not show up to the appointment you will forfeit the complimentary treatment.
  • Your complimentary touch-up may not be scheduled for any sooner then 4 weeks, and is valid for up to 12 weeks only (special circumstances considered).
  • You are required to peruse the above “pre treatment considerations” before attending your appointment, this is to avoid disappointment or inconvenience.
  • You will be required to fill out and sign a client history and consent form, this is confidential information and is required for your own safety and comfort. It is also a requirement for our ongoing professionalism and insurance purposes.
  • Your treatment is non-refundable.
  • Pricing is not negotiable.
  • The first included touch-up treatment is complimentary so may not be exchanged for a reduced price if you are unable to attend.
  • You are invited for a complimentary review once the treatment is healed, this is to ensure you are happy with the healed result.
  • Your treatment is conducted under the most stringent hygienic practices. All sharps equipment is disposable and disposed of.  Your safety will not be compromised.
  • A “before and after” picture will be taken of the cosmetic tattooing area.  For your privacy I do not use full face pictures on our social media (unless specifically requested).  If you do not wish for the photos to be used on social media please let us know, we are happy to respect your privacy.
  • The photos I do use on social media are only for the purpose of representing my work.
  • If you experience and reactions or concerns after treatment, immediately contact your artist for further consultation
  • By going ahead with confirming a booking, you agree to all of the above.
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