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Permanent makeup Jemma Jarman in Brighton


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Permanent make up is one of a few descriptions for ink embedded into the dermis of the skin that resembles freshly & professionally applied topical make up. It is also referred to as semi permanent make up & tattooed make up.

Whilst it is true that the ink will fade over time many variables affect how quickly to what degree it will fade. Permanent make up prevents misleading a client as it is impossible to guarantee that over time the embedded ink will disappear completely.


  • Age

  • How quickly your skin rejuvenates.

  • Lifestyle including outdoor activities exposed to sun & other elements.

  • Skin care routine & beauty treatments.

  • Immune response & or medications.

A tattoo can mimic eyeliner or lipstick, or it can darken and create the appearance of thicker eyebrows. The other popular terms are referring to the technique used & style in which the treatment is performed.

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Microblading uses a hand tool not a machine & is used primarily to create hair simulation, only used for eyebrows. It can replicate missing or sparse hair, add density of colour, width or height to client's brow.

Eyeliner tattoo Jemma Jarman in Brighton


A tattoo machine can also be used for permanent make up procedures; more commonly but not exclusively the machine wand creates powder shaded brows, a result called ombre or powder brows. A combination brow refers to stroke work (hair simulation or feathering) plus shaded areas for density of colour. This is generally a bolder, more dynamic resulting appearance. Jemma will ascertain your goal & preferences in order to create your bespoke brows based on your skin type & desired result. All elements will be discussed, guided & mutually agreed upon.

A  machine is always  used for permanent lip colour/blushing, lip contouring or lip liner & fine or bold eyeliner. Other terms include lash enhancement which is pixelated ink a fine liner applied through the lashes at the root; resulting in a subtle but effective method to make lashes appear fuller in an eye opening style. Alternatively varying thickness eye liner can be created & a small flick detail in the outer corner of the eye where desired. The Microbeau Flux Mini tattoo machine is one of the industry leading tools & my go to preferred tattoo wand. This machine paired with Tina Davis needle cartridges and microblade tools guarantees the desired flawless results I demand with every treatment.


Your first appointment will take 2 hours. Creating a shape that you love, one that is timeless & bespoke to you is paramount before the first treatment. Brow mapping will be performed measuring the contours of your face & creating brows that are geometrically correct for the contours of your face. At this stage any adjustments to balance the brows & correct symmetry will be designed & mutually agreed. Topical numbing will also be applied prior and during the application ensuring the treatment is comfortable.

Once the treatment commences it takes between 60 - 90 mins.  Four to six weeks later the second session is performed in order to tweak & perfect the colour & shape as is necessary, this appointment generally takes 90 mins.

Lip blush Jemma Jarman Brighton

Fast becoming the destination for all Permanent Makeup Treatments in Sussex. Jemma adapts to the clients needs; offering bespoke cosmetic tattoo treatments for Eyebrows, Powder or Ombre Brow, Microblading, Eyeliner, or Lash Enhancement, otherwise referred to as Semi-Permanent Make Up, Micro - pigmentation or reconstructive tattooing.

Lip Contouring, Lip liner correction & Full Lip blush artistry is fast becoming as popular as Brow & Eyeliner requests with many seeking alternative ways to enhance & add volume to Lips without injections in Brighton.

  • Is the treatment safe?
    The pigment I shall be using for your treatment is hypoallergenic and has never caused anyone to have an allergic reaction in the products’ history. However to be certain it is safe, a patch test will be performed before every treatment, this can be sent to you in the post or performed in the clinic at the consultation. All of the equipment is sterile & all instruments disposable.
  • How long does the pigment remain in the skin?
    Pigment can last anywhere from one year to forever; depending on many factors. Influential factors include your age & lifestyle which directly correlate with how quickly your skin rejuvenates & causes the pigment to fade. Your exposure to the elements, especially the sun, can speed the rate at which the pigment fades.
  • When will I need the treatment done again?
    The pigment typically fades between a one to two year period. Like many beauty treatments; once you can see & appreciate the difference the treatment has made to your appearance, it is likely you will want to have a colour boosting treatment every one to two years. The price is reduced if a top up treatment is performed within one year.
  • How will I look immediately after the procedure?
    The skin can be a little sore and mildly tender, although quickly subsides. Clients claim they feel as if their make up is especially bold in the treatment area for the following 5 days. This is to be expected and will always heal significantly less vibrant once completely healed.
  • Will my eyebrows be shaved for microblading or powdered brows?
    Do I have to shave my eyebrows off? Not at all. We map out the shape based on facial structure, current brows & improve symmetry of the client's face. Only unwanted hairs outside of the design & not wanted will be removed.
  • What is the different between semi permanent and permanent make up?
    There is no difference. Permanent makeup and semi-permanent makeup both refer to exactly the same thing; pigment placed just beneath the dermis (upper layer of the skin), this can be performed in a subtle way that no one would know you have had colour or definition added or applied to simulate regular makeup on the brows, lips or eyeliner.
  • Is semi permanent make up the same as a tattoo?
    Yes it is. Permanent makeup, semi-permanent makeup, cosmetic tattooing & micropigmentation are all names or different terminology for the same thing.
  • Should I have Microblading or Machine Brows?
    The answer depends on your skin type & age & the result you wish to achieve, I will explain & advise you on which will be best suited to achieve your desired result.
  • How painful is lip blush?
    A topical anaesthetic is applied for 20 minutes to numb your lips. During this time colour will be mixed & discussed, next the lip mapping & design occurs. The treatment is only mildly uncomfortable with some mild scratching possible.
  • Is lip blushing a tattoo?
    Yes. Lip blushing is a type of permanent cosmetic tattooing procedure achieved by depositing pigment into your lips using small needles. This is a cosmetic enhancement to achieve richer colour or greater definition unlike traditional tattoo art.
  • How long does permanent eyeliner last?
    Most eyeliner tattoos will last between 12 and 24 months, however the pigment will fade, so a touch up/colour boost is recommended after 12 months. All skin retains the pigment differently and many factors including medications, skin type and health can determine the speed in which it fades.
  • How painful is getting permanent eyeliner?
    The thought of tattooing the eyelid is far worse than the experience. An effective topical numbing cream is used before treatment. The process requires a tattoo machine embedding ink into the lash line, so it is disconcerting. However once the treatment commences & trust is achieved with a secure stretch of the skin. It is always remarked that it is more comfortable than was expected.
  • Does permanent eyeliner look natural?
    Yes if you opt for a lash enhancement which is created by tattooing tiny dots of ink along your lash line which gives the appearance of fuller lashes. Rather than providing a dramatic look, permanent makeup can look very natural. As with regular topical make up its application can be subtle or bold.
  • How does the treatment feel?
    Throughout the treatment I will apply a topical gel; the treated area will become increasingly numb throughout the treatment. The most describe at the start of the treatment is a mildly uncomfortable scratch, Once the area is fully numb the remainder of the treatment is very comfortable.

Choose any two treatments of Permanent Make Up: Eyebrows, Lips or Eyeliner for £595

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