Ombre brows, also known as Powdered Brows, are a semi-permanent eyebrow styling technique that creates a soft shaded brow pencil look. This amazing technique, first developed in Asia, has been around for decades and has been gradually improving over the years. It gives great definition & depth to the eyebrows. It is particularly recommended for women with oily skin or combination skin or anyone who fills in their brows regularly with pencil or shadow.
What is the Difference between Ombre Powder Brows & Microblading? The biggest difference between the two semi-permanent eyebrow styling techniques is how the pigment is deposited into the skin. Microblading uses a handheld tool to carve small cuts into the skin, whereas Ombre brows are done using a machine. The ombre powder technique is a bit less invasive than that of microblading.
Does Ombre Powder Brows Hurt? Pain threshold levels vary from person to person. Your artist will use a safe topical anesthetic cream to ensure you remain comfortable & as pain-free as possible.
On Average, How Long Does Ombre Brows Last? Ombre brows can last anywhere from two to five years. The retention will depend on a number of factors, such as lifestyle, skin type, sun exposure, health condition, etc.
What are the Main Benefits of Ombre Powder Brows?
Ombre powder brows are great for any skin type, unlike microblading, which may not work well on oily skinned beauties.
Your eyebrow will look fuller, more defined as well as dramatic.
Ombre brows last longer than microbladed brows, usually up to 5 years.
The ombre powder technique is a bit less invasive than that of microblading.
Also, this semi-permanent eyebrow styling technique is less painful than that of microblading.
Who is a Good Candidate for Ombre Brows? Unlike Microblading, Ombre Powder Brows are great for any skin type. Oily skinned beauties as well as very dark-haired clients benefit the most from Ombre Powder Brows. Who is Not a Good Candidate for Ombre Brows? You should avoid this procedure or consult a doctor before booking a treatment if you have any of these pre-existing health conditions:
Epilepsy or autoimmune disorders
You are taking blood thinning medications
You have a major heart problem
You are pregnant
You’ve had an organ transplant
You have uncontrolled high blood pressure
Ombre powder brows aftercare:
Don’t work out or sweat a lot.
Don’t touch and peel off the scabs. The scabs will shed naturally.
Avoid any makeup around the brows for at least 12-14 days.
Stay out of heavy sun exposure.
Avoid any facial treatments during the healing process.
Avoid long and hot showers.
Avoid washing your brows extensively. You can use a cotton pad for wiping the area.