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How is permanent makeup done?

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The permanent makeup process is just like getting a tattoo. The person applying permanent makeup uses a needle that penetrates your skin and releases pigment.

Proper sterilization, techniques, and licensing are key.

From: Permanent Makeup WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

FDA: "Tattoos & Permanent Makeup."

American Academy of Micropigmentation: " Ten Questions to Ask About Permanent Makeup."

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: "Micropigmentation."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on February 12, 2019

SOURCES:

FDA: "Tattoos & Permanent Makeup."

American Academy of Micropigmentation: " Ten Questions to Ask About Permanent Makeup."

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: "Micropigmentation."

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on February 12, 2019

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