The Biggest Mistake- Permanent Eyebrow Tattoo - Serbia, RS

I had the same experience as our member VANESIA...

I had the same experience as our member VANESIA who firstly created this title THE BIGGEST MISTAKE OF MY LIFE when she was writing about her permanent eyebrows. A year ago (exactly) I tattooed my eyebrows but I didnt check the tattoo studio where I went to tattoo my eyebrows ( because I was idiot ). I wanted to tattoo pale brown eyebrows because I was not satisfied with my natural shape.

AFTER TATTOOING I was shocked ! I got DARK,BLACK,THICK eyebrows, and they were not the same shape from the beginning. The man who tattooed them told me to wait for 2 weeks and after 2 weeks they were the same ! After that I went to a cosmetic salon to try to fix those awful black eyebrows and they tried with beige color but only a small surface to see the effect ! The eyebrows were still terrible so I decided to go on a laser treatments. I found one private clinic and the plan was to take 3-5 treatments and each one costs 50$. I was desperate so I didnt mind about the money ! I have already had 3 treatments and I see the progress but I think it will take me more than 5 treatments to fully remove these eyebrows !

The bad sides of the laser treatments are those: 1. It hurts very very much 2. you have to wait 4-6 weeks between the treatmens and during that period your eyebrow color mutates from black to red and all people are looking at you like you are idiot 3. it is expensive 50$ each treatment. Despite all these bad sides I would not know what to do with my eyebrows if I hadnt find this solution ! One of the problems which can happen is that some colors contain iron and after the laser treatment it OXIDES and becomes even darker than it was before the treatment. I had that problem with the part of my eyebrows that mentioned I went to fix. Doctors told me that there is a possibility that it can not be removed or it can but that we will need more treatments ! Im a bit worried about that. In 3 days I am going to fourth laser treatment and I hope to have a good progress ! Everyone who gets into trouble like this, and thinks that she is the only idiot on the planet,dont be desperate,you can contact me for some advices and suggestions and you should know that you are not the only one!!! 

Hi guys I had my fourth laser treatment on April...

Hi guys I had my fourth laser treatment on April 10th, the eyebrows are terrible but I can see them fading but not equally everywhere. This two "things" near my nose are those areas that have oxided and they have different texture than normal skin. I hope they can fade. I find it very difficult to cover this with my make up everyday. Soon I will go to another laser treatment and I hope to have the progress before the summer holiday because I really can not go to the beach this way :(

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Hello everyone, I'm glad that you are all contacting me and I am really sorry I didnt write you because I had the exams I had so much to study. Meanwhile I went to two laser treatments one on May 22nd and the next one on 2nd July. I see the progress but it is going SO SLOW :( I have to put my make up everyday because I dont have my natural eyebrows doctor had to shave them and I dont even have the tattooed eyebrows anymore. Doctor has a new laser :
http://syneron-candela.com/na/product/alextrivantage
she told me that it is the better one then the last one and that it has a specific option for green colours. We hope that with it we will be able to fade to whole eyebrow even the oxided parts. I always made a pause 6 weeks between the treatments and now doctor told me to make 8-10 weeks ( almost the whole summer). Since I had a laser treatment 14 days ago I am now still waiting for my eyebrows to fade in the next two weeks. I really hope the best and I hope I will get rid of eyebrows by the end of this year

Hi again!!

I want to thank you all for supporting me sometimes I find these texts that I write too boring, long and with a lot of details but I write them because I was desperate when I tattooed my eyebrows. I was searching the internet to find the solutions for removing the eyebrows and it was really hard. I would be very very glad if I helped anyone a bit ! Since I have said that I am covering my eyebrows with my make up I now give you the picture how it looks. This picture is one month old so it was after 5 treatments so now when my skin heals after the sixt treatment I hope to look better. I think you will all agree that I have done a great job I am not embarrased to walk down the street anymore, even I had some comments that my eyebrows are great. The only thing which is boring that I have to put my make up EVERY TIME when leaving home, but I will be patient a few months more and hope to achieve what I want and remove them!!! I am happy that I dont look like a monster anyway. I think that the hardest part is over so I have the motivation to move it to the end.... KISSES

Hello everyone!!

Hello I am writing you again, this time I made a longer pause between my treatments ( about 10 weeks insted of 6 weeks) because my doctor suggested me and it was very hot during the summer and the skin which is under laser treatments MUST NOT be exposed to sun. I used sunscreen SPF 50 + during my vacation at the seaside and I successfully saved the skin. I had my seventh laser treatment 2 days ago, I am very near to the end which I almost cant believe. There is blood all over the skin and I can not put my make up the next 7-10 days so I cut my fringes in order to be able to go out without people looking at my eyebrows. I will again make a longer pause before the next treatement, so it will be in the middle of November maybe. Neither doctor nor I can predict how many more treatments I will need, but we are done with the black ink and we now have the challenge to fade the ink that went to green. We see the progress even in that area but it is very slow !!! I really hope it will fade. I give you my new pictures and wish luck to everyone who is going through this suffering process. Kisses

Hello

I had my treatment 16 days ago, the skin is healed, I mean I have no scubs but the skin is still red so I dont see the progress very well because the eyebrow turned funny colours. Partly green,red and a little black is still there. The only thing good is that the tattooed area got smaller so I look normal now I can use make up to draw the eyebrows thinner then I drew before when I had more ink. This makes me really happy. I didnt take a picture without make up but in the next few weeks I will get one and upload to share the progress with you. When I compare this last picture with the first one I get really really happy.

One more pic I think you will like it

I give you one more picture, I think it is better than the last one. Dont pay attention on my silly face, I just shared it with you because I thought you may want to see the eyebrows better. I hope this will give enough motivation to those girls who are having the same problem. Wish you the best

BIG THANK YOU

I want to thank to all of you who are supporting me and texting me, it means a lot to me I send you best wishes from Serbia.Kisses girls

Hello everyone

Hello everyone, I had my seventh laser treatment on September 12th and my eight treatment on November 18th. I see fading and for the first time I see oxided area fading so I will continue with q-switch lasers until I don't completely remove the eyebrows. What do you thing about the progress??? Girls who take laser treatments, be persistent and I hope we will all manage to remove the stupid tattooes. Best wishes

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What is great that I can easily cover this with make up so I look normal now, I expect to remove everything with maybe 3 more laser treatments.
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Sorry that happened to you. At first glance they didn't look too bad, but really black and bold. I've been considering getting permanent eyebrows and I'll definitely be careful where I go to get them done. My tattoo artist told me that tattoo shops have to have a certain license for tattooing eyebrows and I assume makeup in general and that they have to use a certain type of ink due to the pigmentation of the skin. I noticed alot of tattooed eeyebrows are very dark so I think I'll go to a cosmetic clinic to get them done because they're are certain techniques they use to make them look natural, more like real eyebrows and less like drawn on with an eyeliner pencil. The treatment you had done to fix them really did work though the before and after difference is amazing. Are you going to have them redone? Some cosmetic clinics do what they call a "feather stroke technique and it looks way better then tattooed brows. It usually cost around $300-475 I think and they won't be too dark. Best of luck!
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Thank you for your support! I have my next laser treatment in two days, I hope I will need just two more treatments to remove everything!!! I am tired of this procedure, it has been 2 yrs that I had them tattooed and have not still removed them. I dont know how to decide about new eyebrows I am so scared and I do not believe anyone!!! I will have to do it because my natural hair is partly ruined I dont have eyebrow anymore
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Oh my that sounds like a nightmare! Hopefully it'll all be over soon and you can get some new pretty brows.
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I am a permanent make up technician in Beaverton Or. I have helped many people correct botched brows and bad tattooes. I'm using the Tattoo Vanish method. It takes half the sessions of laser and is much less painful. All natural ingredients are left on the skin after it has been tattooed open. I've had clients finished in as little as two sessions.
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I live in Serbia I dont have a lot of options unfortunately
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I am so sorry about your plight. When i saw the pictures of what you are dealing with I really believed Tattoo Vanish would be a better option. In a perfect world I would recommend you need to go to school and learn permanent makeup and then go into tattoo removal so you can help others. Put that jerk out of business with your beautiful work.
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I am lucky that I have found even laser in my country.I have to go to capital city for it. I have my 9th laser treatment tomorrow at 1 p.m. I hope that it will make good results. I will let you know my condition after a few days when my skin gets healed.
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Hopefully this is the last treatment you will need! Stay well!
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Hi, I recently got my eyebrow's tattooed and I hate them I cant stop crying. I went in just wanting to get them filled in a bit. I was told that I could achieve a very natural looking brow with this feather stroke proses. well I came out with two completely looking eyebrows and very black. They tell me to let them heal and that the color will fade I truly hope so. Then they said to come back for a followup and they would fix any of my concerns (yeah and let them screw up my eyebrows some more no way). So know Im faced with this options wait for the healing and hope the color fades and go and try to get them shaped better (but with someone else) or for get about it and look into the laser. Don't know what to do I'm so mad at my self for doing to my self, any advice is appreciated thanks.
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You are not alone in being angry with yourself! Forgive yourself and now we all know that we must do extensive research before going forth with this procedure. One of the best research tools in the internet and to not look at "glossy websites" we must look for yelp reviews and "actual photos" of unretouched before and afters. Okay, first step is to remain calm and to evaluate. Is there a possibility you can send a photograph to me or post it on Realself? Where are you located? How long ago were the eyebrows done? The healing process will diminish the work done approximately 20 to 40%. This should happen after a week to two weeks. There is a lot I have learned from going through this. There is a tremendous amount of grief that accompanies not seeing "your vision" fulfilled. There are many variables that can come into place with doing this procedure, such as; manual vs. rotary tool used, type of pigment, the hand of the technician, the artistic ability of the technician (whether they are actually capable of creating hairstrokes or just lines), your skin and how it reacts to the process. Did the technician create more of a powder effect rather than strokes. It is difficult to determine what to do without actually seeing the brows. If you can a photo would be most helpful! I have undergone first a correction for color, then some laser to minimize a touch up that was done wrecklessly, and finally hair stroke applied to soften the look of my brows. I have slightly fuller brows now, but I can live with them and I still apply some eyebrow pencil to create "exactly" what I really want. I now realize it is better to not expect perfection unless mother nature has granted it. I had to have my eyebrows done as I only had half brows and there was no choice. I should have done more research, but now I am looking into learning the manual technique and doing it myself. I hope that helps. I am here for you and feel your pain!!! It will be resolved. Look at Micka and what she has been through. That is the most difficult situation I have yet seen and I see she is on her way to having confidence and having her brows redone. Please let me know if you wish to know my email address if you do not want to post pictures of your brows on Realself.
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Hello, I have been through that already, I went to correct the eyebrow and what was the result? beige color had oxided and now I am having mor trouble with removal process. IF I HAD NOT GONE TO CORRECTION I WILL HAVE MY EYEBROWS REMOVED UNTIL NOW. My opinionis to remove the eyebrows completely.
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Look for tattoo artists or permanent make up technicians that offer Tattoo Vanish. I have helped quite a few people here in Portland Oregon with botched tattoos. It is a faster and better option than laser. https://www.oregonsgrandsalonspa.com
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Hi Micka, how long did it take your skin to heal between treatments (ie. for the redness and bleeding to go away.)
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When I started my laser treatments, I made pauses exactly 6 weeks between the treatments, because I was desperate to get the ink away as fast as possible.After 6th treatment when the ink partly faded away I could cover it with make up so I started making longer pauses about 10-12weeks not because of the redness or blood but because of the skin texture which is ruined a bit, and the longer pause between treatments is good for recovering! I had my laser treatment on November 18th and I plan to get another one after February 18h. After the treatment, the skin which is treated with laser fades by itself so the pause between treatments is crucial
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For me it's took week and a half max But becarfull with laser, it's left me with hyperpigmantation and redness for few month. Wish you all to take it off asp and do not dare to talk about permanent make up it's could be a sweet dream or a nightmer !
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When you say the skin texture is ruined what do you mean by that? Does it leave a scar?
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Is the hyperpigmentation and redness permanent or does it go away as you heal?
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I dont have hyperpigmentation nor permanent redness, it takes about 10-15 days after the treatment for skin to heal as you said also. Skin texture has changed only in te small area covered with oxided green ink. By changed texture I mean when you touch the skin that area is not flat as the rest of the skin is and it is seenable when you really really look into it, that the skin is not so flat. I can not call it scar because it is still changing from one day to another. One day it is flatter and lighter, and the next day it is more textured and green, but to sum up, it is fading slowly. My personal opinion is that there are some chemical reactions connected with destroying the ink atoms in the skin (because it was treated with laser) and I will wait few more weeks to notice that these reactions are almost gone and then go to laser again..
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No scars, omg! The hyperpigmantation eventually goes away after few month by withnin cream. i was convinse thoes days that is going to be ther forever, thank god it's fade!
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I am really hoping that, there will be no scars at all in the end in that area where the skin has changed the texture, hope to have flat normal skin again. Then another problem will come, how to make the new eyebrowsssssss
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You should try Latisse. It helps grow eyelash and brow hair.
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It looks very good. I believe you will have beautiful brows after the oxidized beginning on each side fades. I have had some hairstrokes to correct mine. It looks very realistic. If only I had done that on naked skin no one would know it is that realistic. See this website www.ccpermanentmakeup.com in Koreatown Los Angeles CA. look it up on Yelp
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Hi everyone I want to share my experience as well Two years ago I decided I wanted to do permanent makeup despite the \ my eyebrows were really nice but I was just pulling myself and knocked on the shape and so I thought it was a good idea. After five months I realized I was not like myself and I want Lharoid it as soon as possible So I did a laser treatment cost me ( Israel ) $ 250 and within 4 treatments took topple year could Lhpeter Mhkok But the real problem started then when parts of my eyebrow did not grow more and I went outside and I was depressed that the judge would look like a man with eyebrows sad and delusional and therefore I consider Eyebrow transplants do now . I would be happy to advise why the process nearly killed me emotionally and financially that I found myself not able to work a few months ago that I would look delusional then pay all these treatments thank God that male tattoo people who see me do not believe that I had a tattoo only problem is the hair like I said but even this treatment and I believe that after transplantation eyebrows my life will return to be the same ( excuse me for my english I used GOOGLE TRANSLATE
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Hi everyone I want to share my experience as well Two years ago I decided I wanted to do permanent makeup despite the \ my eyebrows were really nice but I was just pulling myself and knocked on the shape and so I thought it was a good idea. After five months I realized I was not like myself and I want Lharoid it as soon as possible So I did a laser treatment cost me ( Israel ) $ 250 and within 4 treatments took topple year could Lhpeter Mhkok But the real problem started then when parts of my eyebrow did not grow more and I went outside and I was depressed that the judge would look like a man with eyebrows sad and delusional and therefore I consider Eyebrow transplants do now . I would be happy to advise why the process nearly killed me emotionally and financially that I found myself not able to work a few months ago that I would look delusional then pay all these treatments thank God that male tattoo people who see me do not believe that I had a tattoo only problem is the hair like I said but even this treatment and I believe that after transplantation eyebrows my life will return to be the same ( excuse me for my english I used GOOGLE TRANSLATE
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I am so sorry for your bad experience, I still do not know will my eyebrows grow back because they grow back slowly... since I had a little hair naturally, I do not expect that they will grow back...I am still in removal process
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