It’s important to remember that micropigmentation skill levels vary widely. It’s important to find a qualified ASDS dermatologist. Patients should ask for references. Before the procedure, an ASDS dermatologist will usually review the patient’s medical history and conduct a physical exam. This is the time for the doctor and patient to discuss expectations, potential risks and outcomes of the procedure.
Topical anesthetics are sometimes applied to keep the patient comfortable during the procedure.