Eyebrow tattoo. Any recommendations in London area?

(37 Posts)
Barbie1 Thu 18-Apr-13 18:44:23

15 years ago i trained as a beauty therapist.

We practiced waxing eyebrows on each other...a lot!

Mine have never recovered, I have used almost everything to make them thicker and to fill them in.

I'm moving to a humid country and don't want my eyebrows to slide onto my cheeks by mid day smile

Whistle stop trip to London planned in June so I want to get something booked ASAP.

Any recommendations?

I've had a look at the website for Heidi Worman (and I live in Essex smile )

Can you give an approx price Linzy - did you have brows or other work?
What's her waiting list ?

My aunt had eyebrow tattooes done, looks really good . Her non-exsisting brows look fine and natural.

Linzy74 Fri 10-Apr-15 20:53:11

Wow an old post, like above I went to Heidi Worman, she does lots of celebs, and has been at the top for many years.

I really did Look deeply into it before I went to Heidi, mailing a few and all that. Google her, it's always good to ask lots of questions before you book. She has clients travel from all over the world.

GingerbreadBaubles Thu 05-Feb-15 11:54:08

I didn't get them done in London, I had them done by a tattooist who then trained in eyebrow tattooing.

Found this explanation
What is Microblading (Semi permanent, Eyebrow Embroidery, Brow Resurrection) method?
Microblading (or eyebrow embroidery) is a relatively new, manual method. It is considered to be semi-permanent, as compared to the traditional hairstroke technique. It is done using a very fine blade to deposit pigments into the epidermis. Because we’re impacting color closer to the surface, the strokes appear crisp and very fine. There is no “spilling” under the skin.

This method is ideal for anyone wanting to enhance the look of their eyebrows. The results are natural looking, hair-like strokes, regardless of the amount of hair present. People suffering from alopecia, trichotillomania or any other condition that causes hair loss benefit greatly from Microblading, as well as people who simply aren't happy with their eyebrows.

The pigments used in this method have been formulated to match your original eyebrow color, and if the eyebrows are still present, blend perfectly into them. The results are a natural, flawless, fuller looking brow. Initially, the brows appear darker, but fade significantly over a two week period. It is absolutely crucial to have a touch up done, as it is very difficult to predict how well the skin will retain the pigment.

The results can last anywhere from 1 to 3 years, depending on different factors affecting the procedure. However, a touch up once a year is recommended to retain the shape and saturation of pigment.

Before choosing a technician for your procedure, PLEASE make sure you check out their previous work. Going blindly is never a good idea. Technicians who are proficient always provide before/after photos. Do not take anyone’s word for it. Always see with your own eyes and make an educated decision, based on their previous work. This is, after all, your face and even semi-permanent make up can cause some permanent changes to your skin. In this wonderful, technologically-advanced world, we can access just about any information we need. Use it to your advantage and be safe.

misslouise100 Thu 05-Feb-15 11:00:48

@GingerbreadBaubles Where did you get them done hun. I've never heard of Microbladed what does that mean?


GingerbreadBaubles Wed 04-Feb-15 20:49:15

I had microbladed brows, they look fab, very natural though they were very dark for the first few days. Really recommend

misslouise100 Wed 04-Feb-15 16:24:13

Ladies, I am looking to get my eyebrows tattooed. Any recommendations and pics?

Thanks xx

lookatmybutt Wed 04-Dec-13 16:16:29

Seeing as this thread has been reanimated I'm going to say, as someone with tattoos and piercings, that this is a really stupid idea.

a) beauticians are not tattoists and are mostly very poor at it
b) it will fade because of the nature of the skin on your face, and it will fade patchy and look like shit
c) the prices charged are a pisstake
d) if something goes wrong, you're stuck with it

I've known and met a few people that have had it done and it looked awful every single time. Very few people will be callous enough to tell you how awful it looks because they will likely know you have spent a lot and you can't do anything about it.

But hey, if you want to look like a scabby clown then go for it. It's not like they invented brow kits/pencils or anything. Even a tint job is better.

Linzy74 Wed 04-Dec-13 16:02:18

I went to Heidi Worman last time, I would say she is the best. https://m.facebook.com/PermanentMakeupUK/mediaset?album=pb.84205496558.-2207520000.1384846752.&__user=798390617

She has a very good reputation .

Barbie1 Sun 28-Apr-13 19:52:39

Pineapple, thanks for sharing your experience. Funnily I called her and wasn't impressed with the telephone conversation. I had pretty muh ruled her out after that.

pineapplecrush Sat 27-Apr-13 23:16:26

I had my eyebrows done by Karen Betts 4 years ago. They were nicely done although they do look dramatically dark at first - be warned! They do fade well. Only problem was I found her unprofessional - was kept waiting over 2 hours - there were a lot of us waiting in the Pontefract hair salon she uses (treatment room is upstairs). One woman actually walked out. Not offered a drink or anything on one of the hottest days of the year. Her prices are very expensive. When my treatment time came at about 5pm, Karen took me and another woman upstairs together and flitted between us doing our treatments with no hint of an apology and asked me what the customer who walked out had said. So, yes, she is good but I'm afraid customer service skills were non existent.
Very different to the glossy website, moneygrabbingish.

DerbyNottsLeicsNightNanny Mon 22-Apr-13 16:44:53

I have contacted Karen Betts as she can get to Nottingham which is near me, she charges £795 for lips - this sounds a lot to me, waiting on prices for brows & eye liner. Does anyone know someone who has actually used her? Her website info sounds fab but I guess anyone can make a great website! (sorry to hijack thread!)

Madamecastafiore Sun 21-Apr-13 21:10:12

I'll PM you both her telephone number.

Madamecastafiore Sun 21-Apr-13 21:06:12

Yes of course.

Barbie1 Sun 21-Apr-13 17:19:20

I can't get Claire's web page to load sad

Barbie1 Sun 21-Apr-13 17:17:28

Madame can I have an email too? Pretty please? Ill pm you.

Wally, I'm getting them done in June when next back in the uk...ill let you go first though wink

WallyBantersYoniBox Sun 21-Apr-13 16:19:38

Great, thanks! (quite excited now!)

Madamecastafiore Sun 21-Apr-13 15:22:16

Thank you, that's very kind.

I hope they turn out perfect for you.

Claire is really nice and made me feel very comfortable and confident in her.

Think her website is


WallyBantersYoniBox Sun 21-Apr-13 15:02:07

Sorry, my Internet was down, had to get DH to fix it.

They look fabulous. Very natural. I have had to go "nude" hair wise because of my advancing premature grey (not so premature anymore), so it's good to know you can experiment to get the colours right.

They look totally natural, I'd never have guessed. I'm going to get in contact definitely. I'm over in June so will be making an appointment then.

And you look well. wink

Thanks Madame x

Madamecastafiore Sun 21-Apr-13 14:30:50

Did you get them? Look a proper munter but have nice brows!

WallyBantersYoniBox Sun 21-Apr-13 11:05:16

I've sent you an email Madame. Hope you managed some sleep!

I used to find that I'd gotten into that warm cosy place of preslumber, only to have to get up and go to the toilet. hmm

At least it's Sunday and you can hopefully have a lie in.


Madamecastafiore Sun 21-Apr-13 04:00:07

Am in bed at mo on phone as can't sleep. Pain wasn't too bad really. Claire put numbing gel on and all went swimmingly.

And NO the blooming bit has yet to come, am at the parasite has taken over my body and is draining my life force bit! wink

Will pm you back when get up.

WallyBantersYoniBox Sat 20-Apr-13 18:30:50

I have pm'd. I'm sure you look blooming.

I used to look a lot better than I felt in my pregnancy pics. confused

What was the pain like?

Madamecastafiore Sat 20-Apr-13 17:44:00

I can send you a picture of mine if you pm me.

Am sitting here trying to take pictures on my phone without looking sectionable! Please forgive the under eye bags and hideous skin, pregnancy hormones are not making me look my best!

topsi Sat 20-Apr-13 09:35:53

Heidi Worman?

Barbie1 Fri 19-Apr-13 18:56:16

I haven't managed to make the call to chicken

I will sit and go through all the suggestions this evening and will book an appointment.

I hope they look natural hmm

To be honest they can't look any worse than a ton of pencil and powder on them. Or even worse...when they land on your cheeks in the heat grin

Starting to get slightly scared.

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