What is Microblading?- Here is What You Need To Know
Are you familiar with the term Microblading? If you aren’t, it’s time you know about this hottest eyebrow trend.
The eyebrows microblading is a trend that taken the beauty industry by storm. Thanks to celebs like Cara Delevingne, Bella Thorne, and Brooke Shields who have made this trend much popular by donning microbladed brows. It’s the ideal solution for those who aren’t naturally gifted gift with thick and full eyebrows.
How microblading works?
Microblading is a form of eyebrows treatment where the brows are tattooed. The technician uses a small tool with tiny needles and pigmented ink in it to work on the brows for tattooing. Although the procedure is a bit costly and takes several visits, it’s worth considering as you will be waking up with perfect eyebrows every morning for the next 2-3 years. In this case, you won’t have to fill in your eyebrows every morning or while you go out.
Since the process involves needles, you must be worried about the pain. Well, you should be, especially if it’s your first time and your biggest time is the pain. Yes, you will be experiencing pain but not that much. The pain is much like the pain when you feel while plucking your brows. Moreover, a special kind of numbing cream is applied to minimize the discomfort beforehand. One of the most important things you should know about the microblading is you will have more than one appointments to accomplish the final result.
The hardest part about microblading is it takes about 7 to 14 days to finally kick in the healing process. Because your brows will be swollen and sensitive until it’s healed, you will have to keep your brows away from water and all other activities that make you sweaty. In this case, washing your hair and face can be tricky. Thus, whatever you do, you are going to have to do it very carefully if you really want your brows to be healed completely. The real bold color of your brows will be visible once your brows are healed.
Follow the instructions given below-
- Gently wipe away any dirt particles touching your brows.
- Make sure to apply a light layer of the healing cream gently which is recommended by your technician for at least 7 days.
- Do not let your brows to be in contact with water until it’s healed.
- Do not drink alcohol or any other drinks and foods that may make your blood thinner.
- Do not consider going swimming and tanning for at least 14 days.
- Avoid using face scrubs and peels until your brows are healed.
Is the touch-up session necessary?
Yes, it’s necessary to visit your technician after 4-6 weeks for a touch-up session. It’s the best way to keep a track on your brows and make them last longer as you could. Remember, your brows are expected to last depending on your lifestyle. Therefore, make sure to take care of your eyebrows to keep your brows perfectly defined.