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AFTER CARE INSTRUCTIONS

Eyebrow Aftercare instructions:

-You may shower or bathe normally after treatment, but avoid getting soap, shampoo or water on your brows. Keep your brows dry for the next 10 days! Keeping them dry makes them retain better color, and more detailed strokes.
-When washing your face, be sure not to splash water onto your face. Instead use a washcloth or disposable cleansing wipe to wash AROUND the brows, making sure they stay dry.
-Apply a thin layer of ointment (provided) or *coconut oil* with a cotton swap (to avoid bacteria) once a day for 3-4 days on the treated area. 

-Avoid Sweating / Exercising for the first 7 days (risk of infection)
-Avoid Steam rooms / Saunas / Swimming pools for 2 weeks
-Avoid makeup on the treated area for 2 weeks (tattoos are open wounds!)
-Avoid picking, rubbing, scrubbing, scratching (will cause pigment loss, scarring, and delay healing)

-Avoid Sun exposure (can cause fading and discoloration of pigment)

-Avoid tanning (outdoor & indoor)
-Avoid chemical peels (glycolic acid, lactic acid, salicylic acid, citric acids, retinols, trichloroacetic acid)

-Avoid anti-acne products (Benzoyl Peroxide, Salicylic Acid, Proactiv, etc.) or lightening creams (skin bleaching creams) such as hydroquinone to the treated area while healing.

-Avoid using Vaseline, Neosporin or other petroleum based products while healing.

-Avoid threading, waxing, or the use of hair removal products on treated area whilst healing.

-Using a gentle face wash, please begin to wash your face (brows included)  normally after 10 days.

Lash Extensions Aftercare instructions: 

-Do not get your lashes wet for 24hrs after application to allow the glue to cure

-Do not use an eyelash curler

-Do not pick or pull at your lashes. If needed, use a spoolie to separate, carefully.

- Do not use mascara, cream eyeshadow or oil based eyeliner, powder is okay. If you must wear mascara, it should just be on the tips to avoid the glue from breaking down, and it must NOT be waterproof.

-Do not rub your eyes or lashes when washing your face.

-Do not pull your lash extensions, as it will take out your own lashes as well. 

-Do not go to the Sauna, Steam room, or Hot springs frequently. The heat may cause the bonds to weaken.

-Do not try to remove the extensions on your own.

-Do not let moisture-rich products get onto lashes. Shampoo, Conditioner, Heavy creams, or anything oil based. Tilt your head back when washing your hair to avoid getting your lashes wet. Some clients use swimming goggles/face guard while showing.

-Use an oil-free eye makeup remover

-Try not to sleep on your face

-Be cautious when applying moisturizer around your eyes

-Reshape your extensions after you  shower from the base to the tips, using a spoolie brush.