BEFORE (PRE-CARE)

“Pre-Care is important to get the skin at optimal condition for color deposit and prevention of excessive bleeding”

AT LEAST 2 WEEK BEFORE

  • If you plan on getting fillers it MUST be done at least 2 weeks before because of swelling and bruising

  • At least 2 weeks but suggested 4 weeks to discontinue use of accutane & retinol

AT LEAST 1 WEEK BEFORE

  • HYDRATE! Drink lots of water as this will help reduce dryness on your lips

    • Fun Fact: First sign of dehydration will be seen on the lips

  • If you are prone to cold sores it is highly recommended to take an anti-viral medication such as Zivorax 5 days before, then the day of. Then 5 days after or as advised by your doctor or pharmacist.

  • If you have severe dry, flaky lips please begin exfoliating nightly with a lip scrub followed by a lip treatment

    • suggestion: bite beauty agave lip mask or fresh sugar lip treatment

48 HOURS BEFORE

  • The following will make your lips more tender and likely to bleed more so it’ll thin your blood, so they need to be avoided till after procedure

    • No Alcohol

    • No Caffeine

    • No Aspirin, ibuprofen

    • No Caffeine (coffee and tea)

    • No Fish oil

    • No Niacin

    • No Vitamin E

    • No Alcohol!!!

NIGHT BEFORE

  • Exfoliate and add lip treatment to hydrate lips

  • Avoid oils on lips as it will clog pores reducing pigment retention



AFTER (POST-CARE)

“After care is the final stage in treatment success. Aftercare instructions is a must. Failure to follow can cause weak retention and possible infection.

Don’t let your experience go to waste! “

IMMEDIATELY AFTER SESSION:

You will have swelling and bruising as the lips have less layers than say the brows do. This is completely normal and the severity depends on each individual and how they respond to the session.

  • Swelling can last for approximately 1-2 days which is a normal reaction

    • You can take advil to help right after session

  • Use ice-pack and take ibuprofen if needed

  • Color is more vibrant immediately after and will soften up to 50%-70% (this will depend on natural pigment of lips, color choice, aftercare)

DAY AFTER TILL ABOUT 5 DAYS AFTER:

  • Lips will be a little sensitive, swollen and bold

    • Do not let your lips get dry and do not pick at your lips

    • Use regular vaseline or aquaphor and apply thicker layer before bedtime

    • Do not touch your lips with your fingers as it can cause infection. Please always use a q-tip or disposable applicator when applying hydrating lip treatment.

    • DON’T PICK AT THE DRY FLAKES! This can cause bleeding from pulling it off when not ready.

    • Drink through a straw and avoid spicy and salty foods for 7 days

  • If you are prone to cold sores it is highly recommended to take an anti-viral medication such as Zivorax 5 days before, then the day of. Then 5 days after or as advised by your doctor or pharmacist.

AROUND DAY 5-10:

  • Lips will begin to peel

    • No scrubbing

    • Do not rub, wipe, or scratch area. Use a gentle patting motion ONLY.

    • Do not peel or pick at crust, this could cause pigment loss, scarring, and delayed healing.

    • Do not apply ANY topical cosmetics over area while healing.

APPROXIMATELY 11 DAYS to 6 WEEKS AFTER:

  • Lip color will look like they all disappeared and nothing took. Trust the journey! Our skin puts a layer of skin over as it is healing and begin will begin to reappear.

    • Full healing takes approximately 6-8 weeks.

    • Touch-up is MANDATORY to give you the perfect lip blush!

    • If you plan to get fillers, you may do so 2 weeks later then wait 4 weeks to get lip blush touch up!

    • Do not get lip injections 4 weeks before and after this treatment.

ATTENTION: DEPOSIT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL BOOKING AND IS NON-REFUNDABLE

***LIP BLUSH IS A MANDATORY 2 PART SESSION***

This is important to achieve best results and both must be booked in order to proceed

Session 1: Initial Session

Session 2: Perfect Touch-Up