Our full lip color treatment is a form of permanent makeup that saves patients time and money on lipstick application. Full lip color gives Chicago patients enviably full lips without fillers, implants, or surgery. Who wouldn’t want full luscious lips and a youthful healthy blush of color?
Is Full Lip Color Right for Me?
Patients with pale lips are candidates for this form of permanent makeup. Candidates for full lip color include people with uneven lips, lip scars, and discoloration. The best candidates for full lip color treatment are those who want to save time applying makeup while maintaining a beautiful aesthetic.
Your Full Lip Color Consultation
The procedure will begin with a consultation regarding the shape and color of your choice. We recommend bringing your everyday lipstick with you to ensure that we match a color you are most comfortable with. If you want a liner, please bring that as well.
Your medical history will be evaluated, including skin allergies and healing issues. We will examine your lips and create a treatment plan to achieve the full lip color of your choice. We will provide instructions to prepare your lips for the full lip color treatment.
Your Full Lip Color Session
A top of the line topical anesthetic is used to help with any discomfort. As the client, you are in control of your procedure. We will only proceed once the shape and color are approved by both you and the technician.
Important: If you get cold sores or have ever had one in the past you will need an antiviral prescription from your doctor before a lip procedure. Physicians usually instruct to take it 2 days before.
Lip Stain: For those who just want the appearance of that “just bitten” look an opaque/sheer lip stain may be right for you. This is also ideal for men who just want a subtle brightening effect on their lips. It’s perfect for the au naturale type of girl, who just wants a boost of color to the lips.
Full Lips: If your goal is fuller lips a Full Lip treatment does wonder. Permanent makeup can create fuller-looking lips far more effectively than fillers can. It is the only thing that can effectively correct asymmetry. A “Full Lip” treatment is a combination of lip liner and lip color. The use of a soft lip liner can redefine the shape of lips and corrections in asymmetry and shape.
A Permanent Lip Treatment Can Dramatically Improve:
- Lip Definition
- Loss of color from the aging process
- Darkening of color due to smoking
- Thin Lips
- Ashy Color
After Your Full Lip Color Session
Full lip color treatment is an outpatient procedure, so the patient can go home after the treatment. Although there is no downtime or recovery period, the patient will need to follow certain routines. Patients may expect bruising on the lips for the first few hours. Food and drinks will be allowed one hour after the full lip color treatment.
On the first day after the full lip color treatment, cleaning the lips with damp cotton every half an hour will be necessary. Bruising can be expected on the second day, and the lips must be kept moisturized all the time. Certain physical activities will be prohibited during the first week after the full lip color procedure.
How Much Does Full Lip Color Cost?
The size of the treated area and techniques used during the full lip color treatment are considered for the cost of the procedure. Additional treatments and products used during the procedure affect the price of a full lip color treatment.