The BrowLAB

Terms & Conditions of Service

Candidates who are seeking Microblading and who may be contraindicated (meaning those that we cannot treat) are:

  • Those under 18 years of age
  • Persons with uncontrolled diabetes
  • Pregnant and breast feeding women
  • Persons with glaucoma
  • Persons with skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema and undiagnosed rashes, moles or blisters on the site that is to be treated
  • Persons with allergies to makeup or colours
  • Those with easily triggered post inflammatory hyper pigmentation are not good candidates
  • Those with transmittable blood conditions like HIV or Hepatitis
  • Active skin cancer in the area to be Microbladed
  • Persons who suffer from hemophilia
  • Have healing disorders, uncontrolled high blood pressure or had Mitral valve disorder
  • Those on any skin medication such as Roaccutane, Acnetane, Oratane & steroids which thin and over sensitise the skin
  • Persons with known allergic reactions to topical anaesthetics
  • Persons who have had skincare treatments e.g microneedling, chemical peels, microdermabrasion etc in the last 6 weeks post micropigmentation

Other contraindications

  • Persons using AHA’s (lactic, glycolic, citric, retinoic and tartaric acids) or any OTC creams and lotions for tone correcting, anti-aging, exfoliating, fading as this can discolour your Microblading procedure.
  • Persons with Influenza, a cold or any sinus or respiratory infection need to reschedule appointments once infection has cleared.
  • Persons taking Warfarin, Ecotrin, Disprin or similar anticoagulant treatments - The level of bleeding during Microblading and the response to topical lidocaine & epinephrine will determine coverage per appointment. If excessive bleeding occurs, extra appointments may be necessary for the desired outcome or the procedure may not be effective.
  • Cancers/Chemotherapy - Doctor's clearance will be necessary. (Best to wait 6 months after treatment to have microblading procedure done)
  • Dermal Fillers and Botox - 12 week waiting period post injectables. Get Microblading procedure first.
  • Shingles (varicella) - If you have shingles on your face, you will need to wait for the condition to clear completely before the Microblading procedure.
  • Eyelift or blepharoplasty - Wait about 3 months.
  • Eyelash extensions - AFTER Microblading, not before. Or remove them before your procedure.
  • Pinkeye - As soon as the infection has cleared & your medication has been completed.
  • Cold Sores - Clients with a history of cold sores need to pre-medicate with an anti-viral drug (Zoviraz, Valtrex, or Acyclovir).


  • We reserve the right to refuse services.
  • Prices are subject to change without notice.
  • Due to the nature of Microblading & Lash Lifting procedures and the confines in which we work absolutely NO visitors/children will be allowed into the studio during the procedure.


In the event you would like to reschedule or cancel your appointment, you may do so by emailing us on, anytime up to 24 hours before your scheduled appointment.
Appointments cancelled with less than 24 hours notice will be subject to a 50% fee of service booked. This amount will be added to your next appointment. Please note that “NO SHOWS” will not be rebooked in future.

The BrowLAB Durbanville, Cape Town

m: 082 684 9234
23 Church Street
Durbanville, Cape Town
South Africa

Why Book With The BrowLAB?

We're dedicated to our craft, fully qualified with international training and certifications and are passionate about what we do.
Your satisfaction is what makes our day!

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