lashes & brows

Brows

Lash Tint

LVL by Nouveau

Allergy/Patch Test

Covid-19 update

If you have had a Covid-19 vaccination, had Covd-19 , been tinting your lash & brows at home or it is longer than 6 months since you last tint treatment or patch test at Mint you will need an allergy patch test a minimum of 48 hours prior to your treatment. You must wait 2 weeks from your Covid-19 vaccination before you have a patch test. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused. You can however have the Marvel Tint which is vegetable based and does not require a patch test.

Lash Tint 

An allergy test is required 48 hours prior lash tint procedure if you have not had a tinting treatment at Mint or a Patch Test at Mint in the last 6 months. You will need to have another patch test, even if you have had a treatment or patch test in the last 6 months if any of the following apply to you; medical history has changed (this includes having had Covid-19 or a Covid-19 vaccination), you have had a tattoo, been using home tinting or had a recent allergic reaction.

Please call us for details or simply call in to one of our branches- we do not charge for tinting patch test and you do not need to make an appointment but we do keep a record of your test.  Prior to your treatment you will be required to sign to confirm that you have had an allergy test and wish to proceed with your treatment.

Brow Tints

We perform 2 types of brow tint at Mint

Mint-Marvel Brow – a vegetable-based tint –  for which it is not mandatory to have a patch test unless you a have previous history of sensitivity. If a patch test is required for this reason this must be performed at least 48 hours prior to treatment.

Mint Brow Tint – which usually gives a stronger colour and is longer lasting.

An allergy test is required 48 hours prior to Mint Brow Tint procedure if you have not had a tinting treatment at Mint or a Patch Test at Mint in the last 6 months. You will need to have another patch test, even if you have had a treatment or patch test in the last 6 months if any of the following apply to you; medical history has changed (this includes having had Covid-19 or a Covid-19 vaccination), you have had a tattoo, been using home tinting or had a recent allergic reaction.

Please call us for details or simply call in to one of our branches- we do not charge for tinting patch test and you do not need to make an appointment but we do keep a record of your test.  Prior to your treatment you will be required to sign to confirm that you have had an allergy test and wish to proceed with your treatment.

LVL

You must have an LVL patch test 48 hours before every LVL treatment.

LVL patch tests kits are available to purchase in salon for £5 each or if you prefer call the salon and we can post them out to you for £6 each including P&P payable by credit/debit card over the phone £5 of this will be deducted from your LVL treatment. We will post out first class  on the same day but please allow 48 hours for delivery – so 4 working days prior to your LVL appointment time.

Brow Tints

We perform 2 types of brow tint at Mint

There is always a risk that a sensitivity reaction may occur even if you have had a patch test or had the treatment previously.

DO NOT UNDERTAKE THE TREATMENT IF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING APPLY TO YOU: Blepharitis (inflammation around the eyelids), conjunctivitis or other eye infection, cyanoacrylate allergy, any contagious disease, cysts( chalazion, meibomian cyst), wet form of dry eye syndrome, general eye infections, eyelash lice, Hives, hypersensitive skin, Keratitis, Madarosis (eyelash loss), Stye (Hordeolum), swelling, redness or irritation of the treatment area, Trichiasis (ingrowing lashes) , have recently undergone eye surgery, you have undergone chemotherapy in the last 2 years. You are pregnant or a nursing mother.

If you have had a Covid-19 Vaccination or had Covid-19 since your last patch test or  tint treatment at Mint you will need a patch test 48 hours prior to treatment.

There are other conditions which may contraindicate or affect your treatment – some examples of this are:

Alopecia & other hair loss, Bells Palsy, cateracts, claustraphobia, cuts burns or abrasions, diabetic retinopathy, distichasis, dry form of dry eye syndrome, eczema, epilepsy, folliculitis, glaucoma, hay fever, psoriasis, rosacea, seizures, prone to shaking or twitching, trichotillomania, recent permanent makeup application.

If there is anything which you think may affect or contraindicate treatment please let us know prior to treatment.

Brow tints, lash tint and party lashes and LVL are not available to book online due to the allergy test requirement.

If you are thinking about having a waxing treatment please see the information on our waxing page.

Treatments for persons under 16 years of age

We have a strict policy regarding age restrictions for some of our treatments. If you are wishing to book a treatment for someone under 16 years of age please call us and ask about these age restrictions.