Imagine you were able to wake up every day made up and ready to take on the world, well cosmetic tattoos can help you achieve just that.

Cosmetic tattoos and semi-permanent makeup are a growing trend taking over the beauty world right now and includes eyebrow, eyeliner and lip liner tattoos.

These beautiful semi-permanent tattoos are for everyone, young, old and in between. But are usually sort out by people who have less time in their day, don’t have steady hands or have allergies to makeup.

So, what is Cosmetic Tattooing?

Cosmetic Tattooing is now a widely popular form of tattooing that involves creating soft designs that resemble makeup by inserting colour pigments into the dermis layer of the skin.

Do you use different inks to Regular Tattoo inks?

While cosmetic and regular tattoos have similarities there are also some very distinct differences. Once of which is the ink used, the pigments in cosmetic tattoos are made up of smaller particles and suspended in a diluter, which allows for a more natural, softer colour in the skin.

Is the method used in Cosmetic Tattooing the same as Regular Tattooing?

The methods used in these two types of tattoos is also another significant difference. Regular tattoo machines have needles that pierce the skin while creating a vacuum that pulls the pigment into it, where Cosmetic tattoos machines work on a rotary mechanism that turn and slice to apply the pigment. Because of the different types of methods used, Cosmetic Tattoos do not go as deep as regular tattoos and are designed to blend into the skin seamlessly.

Is there pain involved?

Like any form of tattoo there is always going to be some degree of pain involved, however during eye area procedures a high-quality anaesthetic is applied, and a dental block is administered during lip procedures to try and significantly reduce the amount of discomfort you will feel.

How permanent is Cosmetic Tattooing?

Cosmetic tattoos are semi-permanent and do generally fade overtime. They will require maintenance and touch ups in the future.

At Celebrity Ink every cosmetic tattoo is performed with a high level of skill and knowledge, and the results speak for themselves. All of our technicians have years of experience to ensure you receive first-class results. At Celebrity Ink you will walk away feeling like a Star every time.