pre-appointment care

4 - 6 weeks before

  • discontinue use of anti-aging or acne skincare products such as any vitamin a derivatives like retinol or tretinoin. even if you don't use these products directly on your brows, these products do migrate.

  • must wait 4 weeks after getting botox or filler.

  • avoid facial services such as microdermabrasion, micro-peels, micro-needling or laser resurfacing/laser hair removal.

1 - 2 weeks before

  • avoid excessive sun exposure and tanning beds for at least 2 weeks.

  • discontinue use of fish oil, vitamin e, ginger and any other blood thinning supplements for 1 week.

  • discontinue waxing or tinting brow area for 1 week.

  • discontinue use of skincare products that contain aha's or bha's.

  • wait 2 weeks after getting a brow lamination.

24 - 48 hours before

  • no exercising

  • no alcohol

  • no caffeine

  • no aspirin / ibuprofen


  • if you've ever experienced a cold sore, it's important to begin taking prescription cold sore medication the day of your treatment as prescribed by your physician to prevent an outbreak.

  • start exfoliating your lips 3 - 4 days prior to your treatment,

  • keep your lips hydrated! drink plenty of water and use hydrating lip balms/masks. it's imperative to come to your appointment with soft hydrated lips.

  • lip fillers / lip flips must be healed for one month prior to your appointment.

  • discontinue use of aha's / bha's, retin-a for at least 5 days prior to appointment,

  • alcohol, caffeine, and any blood thinners such as ibuprofen, aspirin, fish oil etc need to be avoided for at least 48 hours prior.

  • avoid using any lipsticks/stains as they contain alcohol and will dry out your lips.