BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT 
  • No alcohol at least 24 hours before your appointment

  • Avoid Caffeine the day of your appointment 

  • Stop the use of blood thinning medication at least 1 day prior (this includes Ibuprofen and Aspirin)

  • Stop using anti-aging skin care products around the area at least 2 weeks prior such as retinol, vitamin a, c, glycolic acid 

  • Limit sun exposure and tanning services in the days leading up to your appointment. If your face is freshly sunburnt, you can not get tattooed

  • Do not get any chemical peels, Thermage, IPL, micro needling, exfoliations, or abrasive skin treatment sthat require down time,  at least 2 weeks prior to your appointment

  • If you have been previously tattooed elsewhere, you must sent me a photo of your existing tattoo for pre-approved before booking an appointment

  • Do not work out the day of your appointment as this can lead to more bleeding 

  • Consider bringing reference photos or finding pictures in my portfolio that you like. I will work with you to find a shape, color and style that suits you, but welcome your preferences!  

CONTRAINDICATIONS

YOU CANNOT GET COSMETIC TATTOOING IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THE BELOW CONDITIONS, OR MAY NEE TO CONSULT WITH YOUR DOCTOR:

  • Pregnant or breastfeeding 

  • Under 18 years old

  • Are currently using Accutane or have used Accutane within the past year

  • Have a freshly sunburned face

  • Are on blood thinning medications

  • Have Rosacea

  • Have Eczema or Psoriasis in or around your brow area ​

  • Are currently undergoing radiation or chemotherapy 

  • Are allergic to any of the following: Lidocaine, Tetracaine, Epinephrine, Dermacaine, Benzyl alcohol, Carbopol, Lecithin, Propylene glycol, Vitamin E Acetate

  • Have an Autoimmune disorder or difficulty healing

  • Diabetes

  • Any heart condition