Microblading typically lasts 1-2 years, where Ombre Brows can last 3-5 years. This is all depending on skin type (normal, oily, dry), age (youthful/mature). Skincare routine will also affect the lasting effect of the pigment: patients who tan, uses products with AHA or Glycolic Acid with fade faster as your skin will resurface faster. Each individual's color retention within the skin will vary. To maintain the brows looking fresh, a touch up is suggested every 18-24 months. Clients can let the microbladed area fade over time, but please note a slight shadow may remain.


Factors that will cause your microbladed brow tattoo fade faster:

  • Iron deficiency

  • Sun exposure

  • Exfoliants

  • Strong immune systems

  • Exposure to salt water

  • Smoking