8 Curious Facts about Lip Cosmetic Tattoo

What is a lip cosmetic tattoo? Are you tired of continually painting your lips? Do you want to get a permanent lip tattoo but are afraid of complications and consequences? Do you want to know which stereotypes about tattooing are accurate and which are not? Read about cosmetic lip tattoos and choose the right artist to ensure the result!
Do you want to know what cosmetic lip tattoos are? How to choose a permanent makeup artist? Are you afraid of complications after the procedure? Don’t you know how to care for your lips after tattooing? In the article, experts share their knowledge and answer questions in detail.


The pigment will come off earlier if:

  • Firstly, You have oily skin;
  • Secondly, the pigment was injected into the top layer of the skin to create a nude effect;
  • Thirdly, You often sunbathe and get a lot of sun exposure.

A cosmetic lip tattoo or permanent lip makeup is a cosmetic lip tattooing with a coloured pigment. It is created by injecting an organic dye into the top layer of the skin.

The cosmetic tattooist fills the lips with colour by using a particular tattooing machine with a needle—the pigment injection under the skin to a depth of between 0,1 and 0,3 mm.

The treatment does under local anaesthesia. During and after the treatment, the client will feel a burning sensation on the lips. It can compare to a passionate kiss from an unshaven man.
The cosmetic tattoo lips lasts for 2 to 3 years. Longevity depends on the condition and type of skin, depth of pigment injection and even climatic conditions.

After lip tattoo in blush technique. Lik pigments Rasberry colour 80% Peach 20%


There are lip tattooing differs in the ways and intensity of pigment application:

Lip blushing tattoo in Melbourne

Lip Blush Tattoo – naturally accentuates the lips, suitable for young girls. However, it is carried out with a pigment close to the natural colour of the lips.

lip cosmetic tattoo

Lip liner tattoo – drawn along the contour, looks like lips drawn in with a pencil. Besides, suitable for women over 50 years old, when the natural shape loses its definition.

Cosmetic Tattooing Studio Face Figurati in Melbourne specializing in Lip Tattoo Permanent Makeup: Nude lip tattoo, shading tattoo, aquarelle lip technique, Contour Lip tattoo technique

Feathering – the technique involves shading the colour from the contour along the surface of the lips. Moreover, the master leaves the central part of the lips unpainted. The feeling of worn lipstick created.

Nude lip tattooing treatment 2 hours duration and used by two different LIK pigment Rasberry 30% Kardinal 70%

Now the trend is the shades of the Ombre Lips. With light, almost invisible paints, you can visually increase or decrease the volume and make the contour clearer. Moreover, colours one or two shades brighter than natural colours will help cope with the lips’ pallor.

Watercolour or Aquarelle lips are a type of permanent makeup that involves using a watercolour technique. Thanks to layer-by-layer application, shading and selection of natural pigments, it turns out to create a natural shade, without a contour.

Watercolour or Aquarelle lips tattooing- the technique is performed without a contour in natural shades. Also, the effect of a hygienic lipstick created on the lips. The paint is injected to a depth of 0.2 mm.

tattoo lipstick

Tattoo Lipstick effect – the pigment is applied tightly. It gives the impression of being painted with lipstick. The bright colours will provide the impact of permanent lipstick. And most importantly, such an endless looks very natural and natural.

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Lip Cosmetic tattoo price

The cost of lip tattooing in Melbourne varies from 450 AUD to 1000 AUD. The difference in cost depends on the region and the skill set of the cosmetic tattooist

Procedure Time Price Melbourne Olha Pokatilova Price Brisbane Anastasia Petkov
Aquarelle Lips (Watercolour technique) 1,5 hour 499 AUD 499 AUD
Lip Shading 1,5 hour 499 AUD 499 AUD
Lipstick tattooing technique 1,5 hour 499 AUD 499 AUD
Lip Contour Creation 1,5 hour 449 AUD 449 AUD
Lip Blush Tattoo 1,5 hour 449 AUD 449 AUD
Ombre Lip Tattoo 2,0-2,5 499 AUD 499 AUD

Can you get a lip tattoo?

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Are you planning to get a lip blush tattoo? Make sure that you do not have any diseases for which the procedure is prohibited:

  • Firstly, Diabetes;
  • Secondly, Oncology;
  • Thirdly, AIDS;
  • Also, Bronchial asthma,
  • In addition, Low blood clotting;
  • Moreover, Hepatitis.

You will have to put off going to the salon if this is the case:

  • Fever
  • High pressure;
  • Herpes on the lips;
  • You are feeding your baby;
  • During critical days;
  • During breastfeeding and pregnancy.
Most importantly, consult your doctor before lip tattooing if you have moles or age spots on your lips.
Tattooing does with local anesthesia. In this case, an artist applies some anesthetic behind hears. The artist of a cosmetic tattoo will ask about medication allergies. If you don’t know the answer, ask the tattoo artist for a test. You can get a tattoo if no allergic reaction occurs within 10 minutes.

Lip Tattoo Healing Process

Lip tattoo blushing

After a cosmetic tattoo lips heal within a week, and the skin can fully recover within a month. Initially, the pigment looks brighter than the chosen shade. It only takes on the desired colour when the skin has fully recovered.

A common complication after tattooing is the herpes virus. Herpes is dangerous in that it can entirely or partially discolour the pigment. On the traumatised skin, it can cover the entire lip area.

Experts advise taking antiviral medication before tattooing to avoid herpes. These work for about two weeks. When entrusting yourself to a tattooist, you must be confident that you’ll achieve the desired result. Hepatitis and AIDS are transmitted through poorly treated tools, which is why at Face Figurati Studio, all of our tools are disposable! Only get a tattoo from a professional Melbourne cosmetic tattooist with a substantial portfolio.

After  heal for a week. The skin may completely restored for a month. The pigment initially looks brighter than the selected shade.

Only after complete recovery does the skin acquire the desired colour.

A common complication after tattooing is the herpes virus. On injured skin, it can cover the entire lip area. Herpes is dangerous because it can discolour the pigment in whole or in part.

Experts advise taking antiviral medications on drinks to avoid herpes. They work for about two weeks. Take a course before tattooing or after the procedure.
Make a tattoo only with a professional artist with a significant portfolio. Trusting yourself to be an artist should ensure you achieve the desired result. Through poorly processed instruments that hepatitis and AIDS are transmitted after that is why in Face Figurati Studio, all our tools are disposable!

Lip tattoo in Melbourne

When to have a lip tattoo touch up?

lip tattoo before and after

A month after the initial procedure, you can correct it. If the pigment is uneven or you are not satisfied with the result, you want to update the shape. Touch up is unnecessary if you are happy with your lip tattoo colour after healing. Make an appointment with the master again in 1-2 years, when the pigment disappears.

How to remove lip Cosmetic tattoo?

Lips tattoo before after

Why do girls remove lip tattooing if they wanted it so badly? There are several reasons:

  • I wouldn’t say I liked the result; 
  • The master did poor-quality work, which cannot correct in any way;
  • I am tired of the colour.

Tattoo Removal consists of several procedures. The number of courses is determined individually. It Depends on the density of the pigment and the depth of dye injection. Tattoo removal treatment costs from 99 AUD to 300 AUD.

Lip Blush Tattoo in Melbourne

There are several ways to remove tattoo:

Lip Blush
  1. Laser tattoo removal – the lips treat with a beam of the apparatus, after which the pigment turns grey. It gradually removes from the upper layers of the skin.
  2. Saline remover – a particular composition apply to the lips. It damages the skin and causes crusts that disappear after about 10 days.
  3. Revin is a clear liquid that provokes the excretion of the colouring matter by the body. During the procedure, you will feel warmth, and after that, there will be slight swelling. The pigment will begin to lighten in a week.
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Lip Tattooist in Melbourne

Olha Pokatilova

Olha Po is a cosmetic tattoo artist and the head of the permanent make up studio Face Figurati.
Since 2017 Olha has been an amateur for two years before going into a professional cosmetic tattoo in Europe. She is a specialist with a delicate approach to every element and uses unique microblading author’s techniques based on experience. Her style emphasizes the individuality of each image. You can quickly tell that she is an artistic person who strives for perfection in her work. The motto is an art, a hobby, a profession, and a way of life should be at the same time in your life.
Are you still looking for the right lip, permanent eyeliner tattoo or MIcroblading cosmetic tattoo artist? You are on the right track. Olha is the best tattooist in Melbourne permanent makeup industry.

“If you are not happy with your natural eyebrows, or if you have lost them due to a medical condition, Microbladed eyebrows can help. At Face Figurati Cosmetic Tattoo Studio, we use a special technique to create the look of natural, fuller brows. This is achieved by using a very fine needle to deposit pigment into the skin in hairstrokes. The result is a natural, realistic looking brow that can help frame your face and give you back the confidence you may have lost.” – Olha Po



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