Scalp Case Studies

Scalp Case studies are presented below to give an accurate depiction of the common issues seen at our locations. The most requested service is the natural hairline which our technicians have mastered with immaculate precision. The second most requested service is scar camouflage due to surgical scars. Scalp Micropigmentation reconstruction can be performed as long as the ink has faded to a soft hue. In the event that the ink must be removed clients will be referred to a laser specialist for several sessions. Each case presents different requests, but they are all corrected with hyper realistic results.

Case Study: Natural Hairline

Reconstruction of a natural hairline and crown is the most requested service from patrons seeking relief from hair loss. Four sessions are normally completed to ensure the scalp has a healthy gradient, and a textured look that rivals the best artisans. A natural hairline is achieved by establishing a staggered hairline, which creates an implied line across the forehead. Once the perfect hair line is achieved based on symmetry, facial anatomy, and texture the crown of the scalp can be filled in to match native follicles. Natural hairlines are popular because the average person cannot tell you had anything done, and it is the closest match to your old hairline.be constructed to mirror the type of hairline you used to have prior to your hairloss journey.

We do offer discounts to Veterans with proof of service and first emergency responders.

Case Study: Hair Transplants

Hair transplant patients get Scalp Micropigmentation done when they are no longer candidates for the FUT or FUE surgery, or they would like to fix the scars or thinning areas of the crown that the doctor cannot fix without an additional surgery. Scalp Micropigmentation treatments are a cost-effective way to create density on the scalp after a FUE or FUT surgery. Density is achieved by layering the impressions closely together with additional passes. On average a natural hairline is achieved in two to three passes per session. Density treatments require three to four passes per session. As the scalp color intensifies the hair begins to look fuller after each treatment. Hair transplant scars can be treated up to 80% with camouflage techniques. way to get a thicker part line near the crown. 

We do offer discounts to Veterans with proof of service and first emergency responders.

Case Study: SMP Reconstruction

On some occasions novice Scalp Micropigmentation artists mistakenly use the wrong color, wrong choice of needle, or wrong pressure on the scalp which results in migration or blow outs on the scalp. Blow outs are areas of the scalp which retained too much pigment due to pressure. Depending on the severity upon arrival and inspection, we can either correct the botched work by overlaying new impressions or refer you to a laser specialist to remove the ink before coming back for treatment. On average two to three removal sessions are required to make the scalp light enough to work on. Once the skin heals your scalp will be ready to start treatment. is showing, it is standard to cut your hair down to the skin in order to give the most natural blending.

We do offer discounts to Veterans with proof of service and first emergency responders.

F.A.Q.

Below are the average compiled questions asked during appointments for your viewing pleasure.

The average cost of Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) is $2000-$4000. Prices can be less or more depending on the level of hair loss. 

After your Scalp Micropigmentation treatment you must avoid touching, showering, or shaving the treated area for a minimum of 4 days. Avoid carrying out any activities that may cause excessive sweating. Do not use a moisturizer, or shampoo, direct sunlight, swimming, sauna, or a steam room for 4 days. On your 5th day you should wash your head gently with cold water and baby shampoo.

During your free Scalp Consult we will go over your current hairloss and what would look the most natural for your face. We will choose the hairline and discuss the color before getting started to make sure the results are realistic.

Scalp Micropigmentation on average is not painful, however depending on your pain threshold their are certain areas of the temple which can sting due to the skin being thinner in that area. On a scale from 1-10 the average client rates the pain between 2 to 4.

Normally four sessions are necessary to give a true gradient on the scalp. If additional sessions are required a touchup may be necessary at the standard rate.

All tattoos fade over time due to your lifestyle, but most Scalp Micropigmentation lasts about 3-5 years before it begins to lighten. We however, do recommend yearly evaluations to ensure your scalp is in tact as you enter into each new year. There are many reasons a scalp can fade, so staying in contact with your technician can avoid those issues from happening. The most common reason premature fading occurs relates to shampoos or conditioners with acid ingredients, lack of sunscreen, and external environments. An SPF 50 and a moisturizer is advised to keep your scalp looking impeccable.

There is no downtime to begin your Scalp Micropigmentation journey. Normally four sessions are booked two weeks apart in order to give your skin time to heal. You can actually come in on your lunch, or after work since we are open late to complete your free consultation. 

Cutting your hair truly depends on whether or not you have most of your hair. If too much is missing it is recommended to cut down to the skin in order to ensure true density can be achieved. A textured look can be achieved when you create a real gradient with several layers of impressions.

Apply moisturizer three times daily to prevent dryness and flaky skin. Unless you had a density procedure, avoid growing your hair too long. If you do not need to shave your head, we advise using an electric shaver only. We recommend a Remington HC4250, Pitbull Silver IPX5, Walh Professional Blading Clipper, or similar shaver. Please avoid wet shaving for 10 days post procedure.

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