Choosing Your SMP Artist

Tommy T.
Tommy T.

Scalp Micropigmentation Practitioner
Buffalo, NY

4 mins read

Are you considering scalp micropigmentation (SMP) to enhance your appearance and achieve a natural-looking hairline? If so, choosing the right SMP artist is crucial to ensure you achieve the desired result. In this article, we will guide you through the process of selecting an SMP artist and highlight the key factors you should consider.

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1. Techniques That Avoid the Noticeable Line

One of the most important aspects to consider when choosing an SMP artist is the techniques they use to avoid the noticeable line that can occur in the early stages of SMP. Many artists may still utilize outdated methods that result in a harsh, unnatural hairline. To achieve a seamless and undetectable hairline, inquire about the techniques employed by prospective artists. Our focus is on achieving natural results that are difficult to spot, especially with SMP becoming more mainstream.

2. Training and Education

The level of training and education your SMP artist has obtained is another crucial factor to consider. Inquire about their background and the courses they have completed to develop their skills and knowledge. We have undergone training with world-class artists from Enhanced Pigments and use the best technique in the world pioneered by Marc Allen of CreativeScalps, “the faded hairline”. Our commitment to continuous learning ensures that we stay up-to-date with the latest advancements and techniques to provide our clients with the most natural-looking results.

3. Subtle and Natural Hairlines

When assessing the work of prospective SMP artists, closely examine the appearance of their hairlines. Are they “inky” or “spotted” upon close inspection, or do they appear more subtle and natural? A natural-looking and undetectable scalp micropigmentation treatment requires a seamless blend with your existing hairline. At Elegant SMP, we specialize in creating hairlines that are subtle and enhance your facial features.

To truly assess the quality of an artist’s work, we recommend conducting a side-by-side comparison of different SMP artists’ actual photographs. Zoom in on the hairline and evaluate its appearance. Does it abruptly stop, or is the transition between the natural hair and SMP work seamless? This personal examination will help you determine which artist achieves the natural results you desire. Sure most SMP work may look “decent” at a distance but if you truly want a treatment that is of high-caliber, consider choosing Elegant SMP as your provider.

Cultural Significance of Hairlines

It’s important to mention the cultural significance of hairlines and how they impact our overall appearance. Our article on the cultural significance of hairlines explores how face-reading and physiognomy have long recognized the importance of hairline aesthetics. Understanding the cultural context of hairlines can deepen our appreciation for the artistry and skill required to create realistic and appealing SMP results. To learn more about the cultural significance of hairlines, visit our article here.

Conclusion: Choose Elegant SMP for Natural-Looking and Undetectable Results

When selecting an SMP artist, prioritizing natural and undetectable results should be your primary goal. At Elegant SMP, we are dedicated to providing the most natural-looking and undetectable SMP treatments available. Our techniques, training, and attention to detail ensure that your new hairline seamlessly blends with your facial features, framing your face beautifully. Don’t settle for a noticeable and artificial hairline – choose Elegant SMP for the highest quality SMP service in Buffalo, NY.

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Contact Elegant SMP today to schedule a consultation and embark on your journey towards a natural-looking and undetectable faded hairline. Don’t let hair loss hold you back – regain your confidence with the transformative power of scalp micropigmentation.

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About Us:

Elegant Scalp Micropigmentation was founded in Buffalo, NY with the goal of providing clients with a compassionate and understanding atmosphere for their hair loss troubles. We’ve been through it ourselves and at Elegant SMP, are devoted to providing our customers with the knowledge and confidence they need to make a well-informed decision about their SMP treatment plan. 

It is our pleasure to offer our premium SMP services that will unveil a rejuvenated, true version of yourself. With our continued dedication to perfecting this craft, we aim to help our clients rediscover their confidence and enjoy a renewed sense of self-esteem.

What our customers are saying

vamshi krishnavamshi krishna
23:17 28 Jan 23
I recently had a consultation with Tommy, and I was impressed with his professionalism. He spoke clearly and answered all of my questions about the procedure and Pre and Post-care instructions. I had a positive experience and I am looking forward to getting my SMP done with Tommy and I would highly recommend him to others.
Kendall VelardeKendall Velarde
14:38 16 Jan 23
Great guy and very professional!! Highly recommended!!
jason velasquezjason velasquez
18:08 02 Jan 23
Talking with Tommy was great! He was very professional, and informative with all the questions I had.
Michael MarinoMichael Marino
03:18 23 Dec 22
Tommy provided me with a image of how I would look with SMP his service was awesome, simple and quick id recommend Tommy’a website to anyone wanting to see what they look like with SMP
Amazing professional that really takes the time to answer questions or concerns and does great work!
Matt T.
Matt T.
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Elegant SMP is the place to get your scalp micropigmentation if you are interested in quality technique. Not all SMP is the same and your practitioner's training really does matter. For me, understanding how my artist could achieve an authentic looking hairline was very important, and very few SMP artists have the training to achieve that. Tommy at Elegant SMP is a true professional who understands how to get a natural looking result that is difficult to replicate - which is a true testament to his training. My SMP results exceeded my expectations and I would recommend Elegant SMP to anyone who is interested in getting the highest quality work the first time, or repairing SMP work that missed the mark.
Jason V.
Jason V.
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I knew from the consultation with Tommy that he was a genuinely good guy. Their professionalism is top-notch and the work he does is amazing! I can't stop looking at my hairline and just how natural it looks. I'm 100 % satisfied with the results and highly recommend his services!
Eric B.
Eric B.
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I just finished my third session with Tommy over at elegant smp. He did a great job and was extremely professional. His attention to detail was amazing giving me the desired look I was going for. I would highly recommend his services for anyone looking to have this procedure done. Everything about the experience was pleasant and stress free.

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