When we think of tattooing we think of decorating the body. This form of tattooing is using art to heal. Tricia is a specially trained artist that restores the breast to their most natural looking form, through tattooing.
What is Areola Tattooing?
This is the placement of pigment beneath the epidermis of the skin in the areola area, otherwise known as tattooing or micro-pigmentation. This process is done using a machine that move 3000 times per minute, injecting ink into the dermis
What are the types of pigments used?
There are different types of pigments that can be used for this process, Tricia tends to use a permanent pigment for all areola tattooing procedures to ensure you wont have to go through the tattooing of compromised skin ever again Thinking ahead, there are a few things to do prior to your Mastectomy that will help with your areola nipple tattooing ~ Take before pictures ~Think about your areola colour and write it down ~Note the size of your breast and areola