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Permanent makeup (micropigmentation)

Permanent makeup is a godsend for women tired of painstakingly reapplying eyeliner every morning.

By Zeel Editorial Staff, Last updated: August 9, 2016

Permanent makeup is essentially makeup that is tattooed on the face. Cosmetically, it is typically used to pigment and/or line the lips and create permanent eyeliner.

It can also be create or enhance the appearance of eyebrows on people with hair loss, or improve the look of skin afflicted by vitiligo, a pigmentation-fading condition, as well as scarred, uneven skin. Permanent makeup uses the same inks utilized in tattoos.

Who's Done It?

Real estate mogul Donald Trump has reportedly had permanent makeup to fill out the look of his eyebrows. Singer James Brown had his eyebrows tattooed in 1991.