Why are my tattooed eyebrows flaky?

Days 5-7: Your microbladed eyebrows will begin to flake. This is a natural part of your skin’s healing process and you’ll want to avoid picking or itching. This typically lasts 1-2 days.

Should you moisturise eyebrow tattoo?

Avoid makeup and products: In the area where you have had your eyebrow tattooing done, you should not apply anything other than the supplied healing balm. Any moisturisers, makeup, oils or lotions could cause infection or a reaction in your skin, which will be detrimental to your end result.

Can you put Vaseline on tattooed eyebrows?

Do not use petroleum jelly (like Vaseline) as this causes the brow to sweat underneath. Do not use anti-bacterial ointments because they will remove pigment from your brows. Keep your fringe away from your eyebrows for the first 3 days as this is the easiest way to cause infection.

How can I make my tattooed eyebrows heal faster?


  1. Stay away from any Caffeine or Alcoholic drinks for the next 24 hours if possible.
  2. Day 1 (day of treatment) – gently & firmly blot the eyebrow tattoos with a dry, clean tissue every 15-30 minutes until bed time.
  3. Day 1-5 – NO makeup or skincare product directly on or around your eyebrow areas.

Does vitamin C fade microblading?

Avoid using chemical skin exfoliants on the brows and forehead area. Use of these products will cause premature fading and tattoo discoloration. Examples may include but are not limited to: Glycolic Acid, Hydroquinone, Retinol, Retin A, Vitamin C, “peels” or “brightening.”

How do I keep my eyebrow tattoo from fading?

We suggest that if you want to maintain your brows so that they always look their best, plan on scheduling a touch up once a year for best results. Use a good sunscreen on the brows if you plan to be in the sun for a prolonged period of time. Sun exposure will fade your cosmetic tattoo overtime.

How long do eyebrow tattoos take to heal?

about 3-4 weeks
In total, it should take about 3-4 weeks for your new eyebrow tattoo to shed completely and the pigment to resurface to its true color. DURING THE FIRST 2 WEEKS OF HEALING: The days following the procedure, as your skin heals, it may feel itchy.

What is the fastest way to heal microblading eyebrows?

Wet healing is how most microblading artists have their client’s heal today. Your microblading artist will have you clean your eyebrows every 15 minutes to 1 hour following your appointment. Depending on your artist’s preference, you’ll do this for 1 to 3 days.

Should I dry heal my microbladed eyebrows?

The best results come from the “Do Nothing” or “Dry Healing” method. The absolute best results come from keeping your brows extremely DRY for the next 10 days! Keeping them dry makes them retain more detail, better color, and more crisp strokes, so it’s worth it.

When can I get my eyebrows wet after tattoo?

Avoid getting the area wet for at least 7 days. This includes keeping your face dry during a shower. Don’t wear makeup for at least a week. This is because the pigments are still settling into the shallow cuts in your skin caused by the blading.

What is the difference between wet and dry healing eyebrow tattoo?

Wet healing means that you should use an ointment once you clean your brows properly. Dry healing means no ointment, but you still need to clean your brows with water and mild soap, and dry them afterward. It takes two sessions to tattoo eyebrows. 6-8 weeks after the initial treatment, a touch up appointment is required.

How does eyebrow tattooing affect your skin?

After you get your first Eyebrow Tattoo done, your skin must feel rejuvenated and back to normal in about a month, however, it also depends on the kind of skin that you have. It is quite common for your skin to feel sensitive and tender at the first but that will go away.

How to use eyebrow tattoo healing gel?

Eyebrow tattoo healing gel is specially formulated to help your eyebrow color heal with longer-lasting and more brilliant color. If you have oily or combination skin then you should be using blotting pads to soak up excess oil. This will help your eyebrow tattoo to heal with more color.

What is tattoo dry healing and how does it work?

Tattoo dry healing is essentially going through the usual aftercare steps of helping a tattoo heal. But instead of using ointments, creams, or lotions that your tattoo artist may recommend, you just let it heal in the open air.