Lip blush, or lip blush tattooing, is a form of semi-permanent makeup where artists use a single sterile needle to gently implant pigment into the surface of the lips. Pigments are carefully chosen and customized to each client based on their desired lip color and natural undertones. Lip blush tattoos leave a sheer layer of color, giving the illusion of a fuller and more youthful set of lips!
Lip blush is great for those who want to:
Review the contraindications page to find out if you'd be a good candidate!
Skin cell turnover is about 28 days, or 4 weeks. During this time your lips will heal from the blush tattoo completely and then the pigment will fade for a week or two until it reveals it's final color. Clients must schedule touch-ups between 6 and 12 weeks after the initial lip blush appointment, and then the healing cycle repeats.
Typically, no. I use numbing cream and gel throughout your appointment to keep you comfortable. In fact, some clients even fall asleep!
New client appointments are 2.5-3 hours long, and touch-ups are around 2 hours.
Yes! Lip blush is the perfect addition to lip fillers. You must wait 4-6 weeks after getting fillers to receive lip blush, and vice versa.
Drink lots of water, get plenty of sleep, stay away from swimming/hot tubs/saunas, waxing, and intense workouts or sweaty activities for at least a week. No kissing for a few days. Keep your lips moisturized consistently and out of the sun. Check out the aftercare page for a more detailed timeline & instructions.