You need to know the difference between 6D, 3D, solid, feathered, hair stroke permanent, and powered eyebrows. The names are all various techniques that are used by the makeup artists in describing the application of pigments to shape eyebrows using manual blade or machine.
Powered or solid vs. feathering eyebrow technique
The powered or solid technique is a standard of applying the pigment to your eyebrows. The pigment completely fills in your brows. Makeup artists use a machine, which can be a rotary pen, traditional coil tattoo, and a sharp needle on end to move it up and down. Also, piercing the skin and even applying your pigment of choice dermal layer of the skin can be helpful. This method uses a solid color to shade or fill in the brow. In this way, it defines the shape and thickness of your brows.
On the other hand, feathered eyebrows or feathering technique uses the same machines. It can be defined as; an application of dye into the dermal layer of your skin as the above method. In this case, an artist creates fine hair strokes step by step. This gives your appearance of natural feathered hair stroked brows.
Having feathered eyebrows
This method has been around for several years, particularly in Asia. The method has been widely accepted in America. Makeup artists are now learning these techniques from their Asian colleagues. This technique can be done using a hand-held blade. It is known as microblading.
In this case, the artist dips the blade in chosen color and the proceeds to make cuts into the skin. In this way, you can create hair strokes that look realistic and natural. This procedure can be used for people that have thinning brows, no eyebrows at all, or scarce eyebrows. A makeup artist can create feathered eyebrows from scratch and make them look natural.
As noted above, permanent makeup is simply the application of pigment into skin’s top dermal layer. This technique creates, hair stroked, natural looking eyebrows. This method utilizes a machine. Usually, a hand held pen, which uses blade for realistic hair stroked eyebrows. This technique utilizes same procedures and process just like other application methods. You ought to have a consultation with a qualified artist. This is necessary to ensure there is a color match and you are satisfied with shape of eyebrows before you begin the procedure. In most cases, the treatment takes less than 30 minutes to complete.