Category Archives: Permanent Makeup Tattoo Removal and Correction

Eyebrow Tattoo Correction

Eyebrow disasters happen. Regardless of the cause, it’s important to acknowledge that sometimes people are less than happy with the microblading procedure that they had been so enamored with on Instagram now that it’s on their face. Due to the lack of reliable information available, it’s hard to find solid answers. So, we’re here to […]

Can a tattoo removal be done for just part of the eyebrow or does it have to be for the whole brow?

That depends on your brows and what needs to be removed. Whether it’s the whole eyebrow or just part of the brow, I can’t weigh in with an opinion until I see the situation. So while yes, it is possible to perform the removal on some parts of the brow and not others, as fine […]

What will my skin look like right after a tattoo removal session?

Just like with a typical a cosmetic tattoo procedure, a cosmetic tattoo removal procedure should not negatively impact your skin in any way when done properly, much less require any significant recovery. Some mild redness and swelling should be expected over the next few hours and should greatly subside after the first 24 hours (applying […]

Is there any chance of scarring with tattoo removal?

While all clients need to be informed that there is no guarantee of any certain outcome because of the unpredictability of human skin when it comes to any invasive cosmetic procedure, it’s highly unlikely that tattoo removal will generate scarring if performed properly and the client has been screened as a suitable candidate for the procedure. […]

Can you do a consultation via skype?

Technology certainly make things more convenient, but as of right now, a good old fashioned in-person consultation remains vastly more helpful than a virtual one. A two-dimensional screen does not allow me to fully assess a client’s skin tone, skin condition, and any previously existing color or condition. (Sorry, but even your best close-up shots […]

If the skin remains pink for a while after a tattoo removal, is it okay to apply concealer over the area?

Yes, makeup or concealer is fine to use on the new, pink skin that appears after the unwanted ink is lifted out. You can expect the new skin to repigment on its own just as it would if you had injured the surface of the skin and caused a scab to form as the skin healed itself. […]

Does the tattoo removal solution inhibit future hair growth in that area?

Non-laser tattoo removal is a chemical extraction process whereby the tattoo removal solution only targets the ink (regardless of its color) in the skin and does not affect hair growth either way. Laser tattoo removal, on the other hand, targets color and may have the effect of destroying any pigmented hair in the affected area.  […]

Can I get my eyeliner tattoo removed?

I use a saline tattoo removal solution for the removal of permanent eyeliner. Please keep in mind key factors that affect the degree or success of any tattoo removal: 1. How long have you had it? The older the tattoo, the more deeply embedded it is in the skin and the more time-consuming it will […]

What Are the Other Methods of Tattoo Removal?

  • Surgical Excision: A physician cuts out the tattoo and sutures the edges of the skin back together. • Dermabrasion: The tattooed skin is “sanded” by a physician with a special device. The top and middle layers of the skin that contain the old ink or pigment are removed. • Laser: Pulses of light […]

What Will I Look Like Immediately After Getting The Tattoo Removal?

A dark crust will start to form and harden over the affected area and remain on the skin for about 3 days to several weeks depending on the size and location of the tattoo being removed. Once the scab falls off, the pigment will be gone or its color will be lighter. The treated area […]

Is there a Quicker and More Effective Alternative to Laser Tattoo Removal?

A Quicker, Safer, and More Effective Way to Remove Tattoos Are you looking to remove a tattoo for any of the following reasons? To correct flawed artistic or cosmetic tattoos To remove the name of a former lover To remove former a gang affiliation You want to change or update your look from when you […]

How Long Does A Non-Laser Tattoo Removal Procedure Take?

It is faster and easier to obtain a body or makeup tattoo than it is to remove either one. Depending on the individual and the tattoo, every tattoo removal method requires multiple treatments and time for the skin to heal. The number of sessions depends upon the color, size, shape, and location of the tattoo. […]

“What can I expect after a tattoo removal?”

What Can I expect After Getting a Tattoo Removal? A dark crust will start to form and harden over the affected area and remain on the skin for about 3 days to several weeks depending on the size and location of the tattoo being removed. Once the scab falls off, the pigment will be gone or […]

Does your online scheduling calendar reflect the actual availability of your appointments?

Yes. The online calendar enables clients to make, cancel* and reschedule* their own appointments 24/7, so it shows real time availability and is the quickest way to get an appointment. The online booking app allows 10 minutes to complete the transaction to schedule an appointment. If the transaction to book the appointment is not completed […]

I’m thinking of removing my permanent eyeliner, which I’ve had for 12 years. Can you please tell me what method you use for removal? For a tattoo that is as old as mine, do you think complete removal is possible?

For removing permanent eyeliner tattoos I’ve been using a saline-based formula for over a decade which has proven to be safe and effective for the delicate eye area. While old tattoos tend to take more time to remove due to the fact that the longer the ink has been in the skin, the more embedded […]

“How long should I wait for the next tattoo removal procedure?”

“How long should I wait for the next tattoo removal procedure?” At JuvEssentials, we like to wait about 4-8 weeks, depending on the size and location of the tattoo. If we rush it, your skin may not be ready and be subject to unnecessary irritation.   Schedule a Consultation Today. Jeannie Sides, Owner/Practitioner at JuvEssentials […]

Am I a good candidate for your non-laser tattoo removal?

Am I a good candidate for your non-laser tattoo removal? Many of my clients come in because they’ve had a botched permanent makeup tattoo elsewhere and come in to JuvEssentials because we can fix it. In most cases. First, we need to remove the old one and then we can start from a blank canvas. […]

How Do I Care for My Skin After Getting My Tattoo Removed?

How Do I Care for My Skin After Getting My Tattoo Removed? · Keep the affected area clean and dry for at least 24 hours or until the scab falls off on its own · Don’t apply any product over the area until healed unless otherwise directed · Dab the area with clean towel if […]

How is Non-Laser Tattoo Removal performed?

How is Non-laser Tattoo Removal performed? Unlike laser tattoo removal, our tattoo removal process is less painful and less expensive – often with 50-70% fewer treatments needed. While there are other non-laser methods available, this unique professional treatment is almost identical to the tattoo-over process and is completely safe when properly performed and non-toxic. A specially-formulated […]

Can I wear makeup to my consultation?

You’re welcome to wear all your makeup as usual if you’re just coming in for your eyebrows. The only time when makeup becomes an issue is when someone comes in for an eyeliner or lip procedure wearing, respectively, hard-to-remove eye makeup or lipstick. If you are coming in for an eyeliner consultation or procedure, please do not wear […]

Do you do eyebrow tattoo removal?

  Yes, tattooed eyebrows can be pretty much completely removed to significantly lightened depending on how much ink had been implanted in the skin and how long ago. Generally the newer the tattoo (usually less than 3 years), the more readily the ink can be removed. More than one session may be needed to completely […]

Before and After Care Do’s & Don’t’s: Here’s What You Really Need To Know

Each different permanent makeup technician may have his or her own set of before and after care instructions. As a client it is your responsibility to follow the instructions that you have been given for optimal results. The following is a common list of before and after care instructions from all across the internet that include those […]

How is the tattoo removal solution applied? Is the skin punctured or is the solution applied topically?

The tattoo removal solution is tattooed into the skin in order to effectively come into contact with the unwanted ink. Once that occurs, the tattoo removal solution is able to bind to the unwanted ink and draw it out of the skin in a chemical extraction process. For this reason, acid peels, retinoids, or any […]

Does Tattoo Removal Cause Scarring?

Does Tattoo Removal Cause Scarring? Although any type of permanent makeup or tattoo removal can cause some skin color changes or scarring, the non-laser tattoo removal method has a lower risk of creating scars. Usually the skin is reddish or pink for several months. This color gradually lightens as collagen rebuilds and the new skin […]

Are you available for walk-in consultations?

Unfortunately I do not have availability to take walk-ins as my schedule gets booked each day. To secure time with me I suggest that you simply book a consultation through my website (below) at your convenience to allow me to give you my undivided attention so I can best understand what you’re looking for.