You may give input into the selection of the color. Some people like to bring their everyday brow makeup to the procedure appointment for color comparison. However, there are many considerations to choosing a color for permanent makeup, and especially so in the eyebrows. This is where a highly trained and experienced permanent makeup practitioner guides you in the selection process. Everyone has their own unique skin qualities, including color tone and sensitivity. Using these guidelines helps in the decision making process. Underlying skin tone will influence the healed color result and the long-term color qualities. It is IMPERATIVE that the technician has a good grasp of color theory, extensive knowledge of the skin physiology and investigates the ethnic influences on skin tone values. In addition, having lots of experience working on many different skin types with the particular brand of color pigments is important. I have worked on so many different skin types that I can usually predict with great accuracy how my individual colors tend to heal just by reading the undertones of the skin correctly.
The final factor is to remember that being conservative is key. It is easy to darken or add more color later, but not easy to remove