Permanent Makeup Training - Color Theory + Pigments



Pigments and Pigment Chemistry is a 3 hour online theory only training. This class is REQUIRED for any new student or apprentice prior to working on live models or clients.

If you have already had previous training then this class may not be a necessity, unless you feel that your trainer did not give you in depth knowledge of these areas;

  • The Color Wheel + Traditional Color Theory
  • Traditional Color Theory vs PMU Color Theory
  • Skin Tones and Undertones
  • Fitzpatrick Skin Types
  • Common Ingredients in Pigments
  • How pigments and inks are made
  • Mixing
  • Regulations
  • Pigments vs Inks
  • CI Codes and MSDS sheets
  • Organic vs Inorganic
  • Terminology
  • Hybrids
  • Consistency and Thickness
  • Anatomy of Tattoo Ink in Skin
  • Selecting Colors for Clients
  • Cover ups and Color Correction
  • Reputable Pigment Manufacturers
  • Longevity
  • Insurance
Looking for information on apprenticeship in Minnesota or the ability to work on live models after trainings? Click Here

Learn the skills and secrets of permanent makeup from an industry expert. Jennifer Baskin has been doing permanent makeup for 19 years and performs all permanent makeup and tattoo services at The Nature of Beauty Spa in Minneapolis, as well as areola tattooing for breast cancer patients and scar camouflage at Midwest Plastic Surgery in Edina.

Please contact Jennifer directly: for more information or with further questions.

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