Scalp Micropigmentation – When I may not be able to treat you

Contrindications, Cautions, & Medical Conditions
Before your appointment, please could you take a look at the list of medical conditions and skin health. It looks a bit serious doesn’t it - but checking it now should prevent any delay, harm, or disappointment at your appointment. Some conditions are contraindicated, meaning that it is not safe for me to carry out treatment. However some health problems may require confirmation from your Doctor, GP, Consultant, Pharmacist, or Nurse Practitioner, that in their medical opinion it is safe to proceed with treatment, with no addition risks to your health.

  • Allergies - Metal, nickel, iron oxide
  • Other Allergies
  • Anaphylactic reactions
  • Clotting disorders
  • Haemophilia
  • Platelet disorders
  • Blood Pressure problems
  • Epilepsy
  • Heart disease, conditions
  • Heart valve replacement
  • Mitral valve disease, replacement, prolapse
  • Diabetes (Will require confirmation from doctor before going ahead)
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Pregnant, Planning Pregnancy, Breast feeding
  • Scaring, keloid, hypertrophic, atrophic
  • Scalp burns
  • FUT and FUE hair transplants
  • Trichtilomania
  • Acne
  • Skin peels
  • Sun bed use
  • Cancer (Radiotherapy or chemotherapy)
  • Herpes
  • Melanoma/ moles
  • Psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis
  • Impetigo, ring worm, scabies
  • Birthmarks
  • Anaemia
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Hormone imbalance
  • Vitiligo
  • Lupus
  • Liver/Kidney disease
  • Port wine stain
  • Haemangioma
  • Shingles
  • Pacemaker, ICD
  • Atrial Fibrilation
  • AIDS, HIV
  • Hepatitis
  • Use of Botox in the area
  • Metal implants in area to be treated
  • This list is not exhaustive - if you suffer from any other medical conditions please inform me.

Medications
Before your appointment, please could you take a look at the list of medications conditions and skin health. Checking it now should prevent any delay, harm, or disappointment at your appointment. Some medications are contraindicated, meaning that it is not safe for me to carry out treatment. However they may just require confirmation from your Doctor, GP, Consultant, Pharmacist, or Nurse Practitioner, that in their medical opinion it is safe to proceed with treatment, with no addition risks to your health.

  • Warfarin
  • Aspirin
  • NOAC's ie Apixaban, Rivaroxaban (Warfarin alternatives)
  • Monixodil Use (not a contraindication see before and after care)
  • Other scalp lotions
  • Thyroxin
  • St Johns Wort
  • This list is not exhaustive - If you are taking any medications not listed here, please check as above