Is Scalp Micro Pigmentation Safe?


is scalp micro pigmentation safe


Is scalp micro pigmentation safe? You must have heard about this miracle treatment everyone is talking about by now. Scalp micro pigmentation is a non-surgical treatment wherein natural pigments are applied at the epidermal level of the scalp to replicate the natural appearance of real hair follicles. This treatment has been gaining a lot of popularity recently because of how effective it is and for its cost-efficiency. Aside from that, scalp micro pigmentation is not as painful as the other hair treatments available. Scalp micro pigmentation is also quick and customisable according to your skin tone to give it a more natural looking finish. Scalp micro pigmentation treatment is safe, especially if done by professionals like those at Skalp. Here are some reasons why:


The downside of other hair treatment options available is that they can cause allergies and that can even prolong the healing period. Skalp’s micro pigmentation procedure uses only natural pigments, by doing so; it eliminates any chances of your getting an allergic reaction. During the procedure, a cartridge containing 3 needles working in symphony gently inject this natural pigment into the 2nd dermal skin layer. If you are still worried that an allergy might set in or persist, Skalp is more than happy, actually they recommend it that you go through a patch test before undergoing the full treatment. They will apply a few dots of the natural pigment to a discreet part of your scalp and see if your skin reacts.


No Medications

The best part about scalp micro pigmentation is that it is an absolutely drug free procedure. You any take a couple of ibuprofen prior to the procedure if you have a low threshold for pain. Otherwise, any sort of medication is not required or needed. There is also no need for post procedure medications or maintenance medications. By choosing to go for scalp micro pigmentation, you save yourself tons of money in medication .You will also save your body from the long list of side effects brought about by medicines.


No Risk of Infections

There is zero risk of infections when it comes to scalp micro pigmentation procedures. Firstly it is a non-invasive procedure that does not expose your skin to harmful elements. Thus, making you less prone to future infections and complications. Secondly there are no plugs that are stuck onto your scalp that can also cause infections and irritation to your scalp. Lastly it is very low maintenance due to its low infection risk nature. You do not have to look after outside elements all too much like with other scalp treatments.



Skalp’s clinics are extremely hygienic. They adhere to strict the Health Protection Unit’s standards for infection control. The team are professional with diplomas in scalp micro pigmentation treatment who conducts the procedure. At Skalp they make sure that they use sterile medical gloves for the procedure and use the needles only once. These needles are also properly disposed as to make sure that there is no risk of contamination with other needles and equipment.


The answer to your question ‘is scalp micro pigmentation safe?’ : When done professionally, in a medical environment, by trained practitioners, yes!


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