Permanent makeup: a boon or bane from makeup tradition

It is said that beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder. However we never stop trying to look our best. We put on makeups and accessories that accentuate our features. But makeups tend to wear off. So with the advancement of chemical science and cosmetic products some of us are thinking of going the ‘permanent makeup’ way. Permanent makeup is nothing but tattoos using the cosmetic method to achieve the all-day made up look. Lovely red lips, perfectly arched eyebrows, high cheek bones with a little blush- imagine having them 24×7 without having to worry about them washed off.

permanent makeup a boon or bane from makeup tradition

Other uses

Permanent makeup can be used to hide scars or a defective asset or facial aspect. It can also be used to enhance breasts areola after a breast surgery. You can cheat old age, chemo therapy and ugly spots.


This trend started in 1930s when vegetable dyes were injected in the upper epidermis of the skin. Later specialized colors started being used. The effects may be applied topically or over a larger area depending upon your wish. Initially the result of permanent makeup looks darker and more prominent. But they fade with time depending on the design, color value and pigmentation used.

Precautions observed

Before settling in for permanent makeup be very sure what changes you want to have and whether you want to have them at all, because getting and then removing permanent tattoo aunt no easy deal. It is going to cause you some good amount of pain. Once you are sure you must make it on top of your priority to hunt the best clinic and be convinced of their techniques and expertise. You must never sacrifice on your hygiene factor as you run the risk of getting infected with a lot of diseases.

We all crave for achieving eternal beauty. But we also should realize that beauty comes from within and outer beauty is just illusion.