This area contains general information about Permanent Makeup

Permanent makeup, the application of tattoos or pigmentation of the dermis layer of the skin, is the highly skilled art of creating makeup, for example eyeliner, which has a permanent result. According to the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals or the SPCP. Permanent makeup is often called permanent cosmetics but is also known as dermapigmentation, micropigmentation, and cosmetic tattooing.

The Society for Permanent Cosmetic Professionals or SPCP did Industry Profile Study’s from 2003 to 2012. The 2012 report can be viewed at the following link:

Link to Industry Profile for Permanent Cosmetic Professionals 

Comprised of 88.6 percent of people polled from the US, this well-organized report indicates that most professionals are female at 94.6%. We believe that there is plenty of room in the field for male permanent cosmetics professionals. The highest percentage for training length was 26.2% who have had 5 days of classroom training and 56.5% prefer the industry description of ‘Permanent Cosmetics’. The report offers a lot interesting insight into our industry.