FAQS


What is permanent cosmetics?

Permanent cosmetics are a type of cosmetic tattooing (also known as micropigmentation or semi-permanent cosmetics). The most common treatments are available for eyes, brows, lips.


What is medical tattooing?

Medical tattooing is an advanced form of permanent cosmetics which has helped many people. A range of treatments are available for people who have experienced medical conditions such as hair loss, scarring or breast reconstruction.


What does the treatment involve?

First we start with a consultation to help you decide on the result that will best suit you. Everything from your lifestyle, image, hair, skin tone and facial features will be taken into consideration. The treatment itself involves gently implanting microscopic particles of pigment into the layer of skin.


Will it look natural?

Yes, the healed result will look very natural.


How long will it last?

This varies from person to person due to lifestyle but As a guide, it could be anything between one to five years before a new treatment is required, although top ups are recommended during this time.
We offer discounted top up rates from 6 – 18 months after the initial treatment.


We have made the decision to close due to COVID-19🦠 We feel here at Helen Porter Advanced Cosmetics that this is the best thing to do in the interest of the health & safety of our clients and staff.

We will cancelling clients appointments week by week so you may receive a phone call from us. If you do have an appointment cancelled you will not lose your deposit, it will roll on over to when we get booked back in and you will be put on the cancellation list so that as soon as we know what is going on we will call you to get you booked back in.

If you do have any concerns please do not hesitate to call us on 01227 764633

We hope you all stay safe and healthy.