My Microblading Touch Up Appointment & What I Wish I’d Done

image of microblading touch up numbingAfter your initial microblading appointment, once your brows have healed, you will need to return to the salon to have your microblading touch up appointment. This is typically 4-6 weeks after your first microblading session. A touch up appointment is needed for a variety of reasons. It is unknown how your skin will take the pigment, there will be fading, and there could be some unevenness that needs to be corrected. The microblading touch up appointment is done the same way as the first appointment and takes about the same amount of time.

Your microblading artist will look at how well your brows took the pigment, notice where more pigment needs to be, and will draw the [Continue reading]

Happy Valentine’s Day

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Happy Valentine's Day to you today! Whether you are part of a duo, celebrating with your child, or just loving on yourself, I hope that you take time to love on someone. I'm not much for the holiday, but a little reminder about love is always nice. … [Continue reading]

#Last90Days Challenge

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You know that feeling you get when the end of December starts creeping in and you decide to change everything to be a better person, a better mom, to lose weight, to eat better, to exercise, etc? Ah yes, the infamous New Years Resolutions. I guess, … [Continue reading]

still i rise

dear kristin,when you looked at the "tattoo ideas" folder on your laptop, you just knew that one of the saved pictures was speaking to your soul. you knew it was the one even though you kept searching for other "small inspirational wrist … [Continue reading]

Tattoo Time: I did it!

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This past Tuesday, while in Calgary, I decided I wanted to finally get that tattoo I've been talking about for a few months now. I looked up tattoo shops, read reviews, set my Sidekix app (think of Waze, but for walkers) for the route, and went on my … [Continue reading]

Calgary Reflections, Take 2

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Wanderlust: A desire to travel, to understand ones very existence.The last time I was in Calgary, I was moved beyond belief. It was such an incredible experience to have had that time to do all the things, some of which I knew I wanted to do … [Continue reading]

Choose Joy. Always.

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"Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day." - Henri J. M. NouwenDo you do that? Do you choose joy every day?Are you living life and choosing to see all the good, even in the times when it is … [Continue reading]