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Permanent makeup

What is permanent makeup?

Permanent tattoos on the face to increase the visual impact of visual features, e.g. thicker eyebrows.

It's also known as Dermapigmentation or Cosmetic tattooing.

What does permanent makeup do?

  • Face

    Adds definition to facial features

Who can have permanent makeup?

  • Under 18s cannot have this

How long does permanent makeup last?

The effects last for years.

More information

Permanent makeup can also be used on other parts of the body. This can be particularly useful if one or both nipples are lost due to complications of a double incision mastectomy or a periareolar mastectomy.

Where can I learn more?

You can read more about permanent makeup on the NHS website.

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