90 DAYS BEFORE
Avoid botox, skin exfoliants, laser or chemical peels.
2 MONTHS BEFORE
Discontinue any Retina-A, AHA's, or any activate skincare. Must not be taking any antibiotic medication.
1 MONTH BEFORE
Absolutely no fillers or injections in the lip area.
72 HOURS BEFORE
Avoid ALL blood thinners; Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Caffeine, Smoking, Alcohol, Vitamin E, Fish Oil, etc.
Please note that if you are on your menstrual cycle during your appointment, you may be more sensitive during the procedure.
Avoid eating any messy, hot, oily, acidic, greasy, or spicy food while your lips are healing. Do not stretch your mouth wide to take large bites
Consume hot drinks and alcohol through a straw. Avoid tap water until lips are healed. Do not smoke or kiss for at least 10 daysAvoid sweating, or any excessive moisture and water exposure.Apply ointment several times a day. Avoid getting lips wet.
Rinse your mouth with an antiseptic mouthwash at least four times a day until you are fully healed. Rinse after eating.
Do not sleep on your face for 7-10 days if you're able.Do not pick or peel the flakes while they are healing. Picking the lips may result in patches and uneven healing, since picking pulls the pigment out of the skin.
Do not get any soaps/chemicals/skincare on your lips. Use a washcloth to wash your face to better control any liquid substance.
Preparing for your visit
Must not have a skin condition on or near your eyebrow. This includes but isn't limited to: eczema, shingles, rashes, active acne and keloids.
If you have previous permanent makeup, you must submit a photo before booking - The previous work must be light enough to cover without doing removal. If removal is advised, we will direct you to our partnered laser tattoo removal technician.
Must be 18 years old or older to get any services done at Atelier.
Must not be diabetic, anemic, or have any blood deficiencies.
If you are prone to hypo-pigmentation/hyper-pigmentation or keloids a patch test is necessary before continuing the appointment.
If you are going through chemotherapy, a clearance letter is required by your doctor.
Must not be pregnant or breastfeeding (must be done breastfeeding for 90 days before the procedure).
Must not have an allergy to alcohol, nickel, or numbing agents. If you think you might have an allergy, a patch test is required before continuing the appointment.