Everything You Need to Know About SMP

Browse frequently asked questions about scalp micropigmentation in Charlotte, NC

What is scalp micropigmentation?

Scalp micropigmentation is a bit like a tattoo, with results that are like the best hair transplant options on the market today in the Charlotte, NC region. It’s sometimes referred to as SMP or micro scalp pigmentation.

How does scalp micropigmentation work?

In scalp micropigmentation, the professional uses extremely tiny needles and specialized ink to simulate hair follicles in receding, thinning or patchy areas of the scalp.

What are the results like?

The results are typically pretty amazing. If you are fully or mostly bald, the treatment makes it look as if you simply chose to shave your head. And if you’re touching up thinning or patchy areas of the hair, the effect is fuller and totally natural-looking hair – even from a close distance!

Who is the ideal candidate for scalp micropigmentation?

Anyone and everyone can take advantage of scalp micropigmentation at New Level Aesthetics! Prime candidates include:

  • Both men and women
  • Older individuals
  • Those suffering from alopecia
  • Those who’ve experienced surgery or an accident
  • Those who’ve undergone a bad scalp micropigmentation treatment in the past

What are the side effects of scalp micropigmentation?

There are very few side effects to scalp micropigmentation, beyond some possible redness initially. Special techniques are used to guarantee there is no pigment bleeding like with typical tattoos. The technique is not intrusive nor difficult, and can be completed in a short amount of time!

Is scalp micropigmentation painful?

Scalp micropigmentation is typically described as an uncomfortable process, and for some it may feel painful. Much depends on your age and relative skin sensitivity. Scar tissue in particular is usually sensitive, as well as areas that have undergone hair treatment or transplantation.

How long does scalp micropigmentation last?

That’s the best part—scalp micropigmentation lasts forever! It’s a permanent solution to your thinning or balding hair issues.

What is the cost?

In comparison to typical hair restoration techniques, scalp micropigmentation is extremely reasonably priced. The final cost will be effected by your specific treatment, but we strive to offer competitive rates at New Level Aesthetics.

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