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Does Hair Color Matter for SMP?

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Scalp micropigmentation works for both men and women as a permanent solution to several scalp and hair loss issues, such as a receding hairline, thinning hair, bald patches, and alopecia. Does SMP work for different hair colors? Well, scalp micropigmentation is suitable for all types of colors as there is a range of pigment colors available that matches different hair and scalp colors. What kind of ink is used in scalp micropigmentation? SMP pigments are designed to retain their color and saturation compared to tattoo ink. Additionally, there is no to low heavy metal presence in scalp micropigmentation ink. Experienced...

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What Ink Is Used for SMP?

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SMP is not a tattoo, though it might seem similar to it. The scalp artist must be trained and experienced in delivering consistent results that imitate the look of natural hair follicles. The method of injection in scalp micropigmentation is different. The SMP practitioner uses the best ink for scalp micropigmentation. They use needles of different widths to meticulously place tiny droplets of ink in the upper layer of the dermis, which is just beneath the epidermis. A scalp artist focuses on creating a pattern that recreates the look of hair with SMP ink. What makes SMP different from conventional...

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How Your Hair Color is Matched With SMP

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Your hairline is receding or thinning out. This sight gives you goosebumps, so you want to find the right hair restoration treatment. Scalp micropigmentation interests you and you are hopeful it might resolve your problem. But you’re a bit concerned as to whether SMP will match with your natural hair color for satisfactory results. let’s see how scalp artists match the SMP pigment with the client’s natural hair. Diluting the pigment There are different techniques to ensure that the scalp micropigmentation matches with the natural hair color of the client. Scalp artists use SMP ink made of an organic carbon-based...

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