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How To Get Rid of Bad SMP?

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So you have had a bad scalp pigmentation experience. It seems as if your fears have translated into reality as far as SMP is concerned. But who is to be blamed when it comes to a bad SMP? Should we blame the procedure or the fault lies elsewhere? Well, the fact of the matter is that SMP is a success when performed by the best scalp artist. Contrarily, it is a failure when you get it done from inexperienced hands. So what next when you have had a bad SMP already? Well, the next best step is to choose the...

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Can I use tattoo ink for scalp micropigmentation?

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Now that you wish to start a career in scalp micropigmentation, you must understand the procedure in detail. SMP involves the use of microneedles and a special SMP pen to create accurate and precise follicle points that look like real follicles. SMP pens are especially intended to be lightweight and effective in implanting the ink using micro-needles just below the epidermis since the treatment is minimally invasive. The scalp artist makes sure that the needle does not go deep into the dermis layer. On the other hand, tattoo needles are bigger and create bigger dots than SMP points and thus...

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Does SMP Hurt?

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Does SMP hurt and what can be done about it? Although it is a painless procedure, some clients might feel slight pain or discomfort. DermMicro Scalp Numb can numb the scalp and make the whole procedure a painless and enjoyable one for the client.

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SMP Depth: Does It Go Deeper into the Skin?

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How deep does SMP needle goes? Can it go deeper? Or can it stay shallow? Why should it be placed in the top layer of the dermis?

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SMP Needle: Can I Use Tattoo Needle for Scalp Micropigmentation?

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SMP needles are different from tattoo needles. A scalp artist should not use tattoo needles for scalp micropigmentation.

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