Permanent Make Up With Social Impact
 
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about us

Glasgow Clinic

ReMake Up operates an Aesthetic Clinic from the Heart of Glasgow in Hope Street, just across from Glasgow Central Station and the  Grand Central Hotel.

Our team of highly professional practitioners accumulates over 30 years of experience in the Beauty Industry, in a myriad multicultural settings, Portugal ,Spain, France, Dubai, Hungary and the UK, being therefore exposed to a variety of scenarios who have enriched their expertise in dealing with diverse customers needs whilst allowing them the necessary know how to recommend the best course of action for your specific needs.

Furthermore, Remake Up practitioners are passionate about micropigmentation and fully trained in Microblading by Phi Brows and Micropigmentation performed with Machine. Our lead practitioner is also highly renowned by her Paramedical Tattooing work. 

Remake Up offers a wide range of therapies with an expertise and focus on facial skin analysis and treatment. All customers receive a no obligation consultation and our practitioners will be delighted to clarify your doubts and worries. Remake Up provides Radio Frequency, Derma Roller, Microneedling, Dermaplaning, and Facial Peels, all complemented by ZO® Skin Health Products.

Social Mission

ReMake Up operates as a social business, established to help those who suffer psychologically as a result of the physical effects of medical conditions such as cancer, alopecia, or the treatments associated with them.

ReMake Up provides permanent makeup services as an allied health solution, supporting people regaining their confidence and building their self-esteem, when recovering from the loss of hair due to alopecia or cancer, reconstructing nipple & areola after breast surgery due to cancer, etc. These unfortunate events, quite often lead to a spiral of poor overall wellbeing, social isolation, and depression.

ReMake Up aim is to use the profits from beauty focused permanent makeup to offer free, or at a highly discounted rate through subsidised payments or donations, medical permanent make up procedures for those recovering from the physical side effects of Alopecia (loss of eyebrows), Cancer (Areola & Nipple reconstruction), scars or burns, regardless of the patient affordability. The growth of our social business, supported by U-Hatch @GCU, UnLtd, The Lottery and Foundation Scotland, means we are now in a position to offer free treatments to these people for at least one day each week, through our Giving Fridays

 
 
 Congratulations to our own Cristina for being  Highly Commended  as UK Aesthetic Therapist of the Year 2018 in the  My Face My Body Awards 2018.

Congratulations to our own Cristina for being Highly Commended as UK Aesthetic Therapist of the Year 2018 in the My Face My Body Awards 2018.

 They say the 3rd one is the charmer. What an amazing honour to have someone so talented in our team.

They say the 3rd one is the charmer. What an amazing honour to have someone so talented in our team.

 Congratulations to our own  Cristina  for being a  Finalist  in the  My Face My Body awards 2017.

Congratulations to our own Cristina for being a Finalist in the My Face My Body awards 2017.

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When we replace ‘i’ for ‘we’
even illness becomes wellness
— Anonymous
 

meet the team

 
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Pedro santos - founder & director

Since moving to Scotland in 2011 Pedro has been working in the third sector and developed a special interest in Social Business. In 2015, after receiving the Muhammad Yunus Scholarship, Pedro completed a Masters in Social Business and Microfinance with Glasgow Caledonian University, to further develop his knowledge of the sector. In 2016 Pedro was a Finalist in the Social Enterprise category of the Converge Challenge, and in the Social Enterprise Champion category of the Social Enterprise Awards for Scotland. Pedro is also the Scalp Micropigmentation practicioner at Remake Up.

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cristina bernardino - manager

Cristina prides herself of offering a stellar service from consultation, to treatment and aftercare, based on 20 years of experience in Aesthetics, and an extensive knowledge of human anatomy, a deep understanding of the skin, and most importantly Cristina's constant investment in personal development. Being one of the finalists of the Scotland's Medical Cosmetic Awards 2017 (Highly Commended) & 2015 and Finalist in the Micropigmentation Awards 2017 in the Medical Micropigmentation category, clearly demonstrates a commitment to the industry. 

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EVA GLUCK - AESTHETICS & MICROPIGMENTATION THERAPIST

Eva brings a huge wealth of experience to ReMake Up, her expertise in the Beauty Industry is second to none. Eva has over 15 years of experience in the industry, she has been an Aesthetic Therapist in Luxury brands & Spas around the globe, having worked in Hungary, Dubai, Oman, and in the UK . Eva is very passionate about micropigmentation, she is trained in micropigmentation with machine and she is also a certified Phibrows Microblading practitioner. Eva also specialises in Facial and Body treatments.

OUR DIRECTORS

beverley lockhart

Beverley is a Development Worker with the Voice of Esperience Forum, and has extensive knowledge in the voluntary sector with over 10 years working in advocacy and volunteer led Befriending Services.

Robert Smith

The founder and current CEO of GRACE, a social enterprise providing aftercare services for individuals who have overcome any life trauma, and a key partner in our future service delivery. 

graham branscombe

Currently a Development officer at East Dunbartonshire Voluntary Action, Graham has years of experience in finance from working in private banking for Tesco Bank. 

 
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Our Services

permanent makeup

Permanent makeup is a technique which employs pigmentation on the dermis as a means of producing designs that resemble makeup, such as eyelining and other permanent enhancing colors to the skin of the face, lips, and eyelids. It is also used to produce astonishing natural looking eyebrows, particularly in people who have lost them as a consequence of old age, disease, such as alopecia totalis, chemotherapy, or a genetic disturbance, and to camouflage scars and white spots in the skin such as in vitiligo. It is also used to restore or enhance the breast's areola, particularly after breast surgery. Most commonly called Permanent makeup, other names include dermapigmentation, micropigmentation, and cosmetic or paramedical tattooing. All our services (except Paramedical Tattoing) come with a free complimentary top up.

PERMANENT MAKEUP


micro-needling

Microneedling (also known as collagen induction therapy) involves using fine needles to create hundreds of tiny, invisible puncture wounds in the top layer of skin. This minimally invasive treatment is virtually painless and incredibly effective.  The micro-injuries created stimulate the body's natural wound healing processes, resulting in cell turnover and increased collagen and elastin production, which are the key to new, youthful-looking skin, therefore reversing as well as preventing signs of aging. Micro Needling uses a micropigmentation machine with a needle cartridge. The treatment is safe and does not require anything to be implanted into the skin. It works on exactly the same principle as many other dry needling techniques. This straight forward technique is the most effective treatment for scars. It is precise and targeted and you are not causing unnecessary trauma to unaffected parts of the skin.

MICRO-NEEDLING

zo® by zen obaji aesthetic facials  

An innovative, in-office treatment peel targeting melasma, acne, fine lines, rough texture, large pores and dullness, followed by an at-home treatment that produces longer lasting results than ordinary peels. Suitable for all skin types. Amongst the benefits of this treatment, we would like to highlight; Dual-action; highly effective peel designed to provide skin renewal and stimulation;, Utilizes a blend of exfoliants, retinol and multi-action agents to significantly improve skin health and treat many signs of aging; Supports improvement of skin barrier protection and improves the skin’s ability to repair and renew itself; Provides antioxidant protection as well as anti-irritant benefits

ZO® BY ZEN OBAJI AESTHETIC FACIALS

zo® by zen obaji skincare products

ZO Skin Health, Inc. develops and delivers innovative skincare solutions that optimize skin health based on the latest advances in skin therapy technologies, unique delivery systems, bioengineered complexes, and exclusive formulations. By providing comprehensive skincare programs for physicians and their patients, ZO Skin Health, Inc. bridges the gap between therapeutic treatments and daily care, allowing patients to experience continuously healthy skin regardless of their age, ethnicity or unique skin condition.

dermaplaning

Dermaplaning immediately rejuvenates the skin by removing the outermost layer of dead skin cells and vellous hair. Highly effective in minimising the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scars, while leaving skin smooth, supple and vibrant. It's great for prepping the skin prior to peels, enzyme treatments and to increase penetration of active ingredients. It involves controlled scraping of the skin using a sterile, surgical blade held at a 45-degree angle for the removal of keratinized cells on the outermost layer of the skin and fine vellous hair.

DERMAPLANING

microblading

The technique of implanting pigment after the creation of fine incisions in the skin may date back thousands of years, but the trend towards using the technique for eyebrows emerged in Asia and was known as feathering or embroidery prior to becoming known as microblading. Similar to permanent makeup eyebrow treatments using a machine, the Microblading technique involves drawing individual, crisp hair strokes that can be very natural looking. The needles used come in a variety of diameters so that the thickness of each individual hair stroke can be customized to each client depending on the width of their natural hairs as to make the microblading process look more natural. he color choice is patient specific and is mixed using a natural selection of micropigments to complement hair color and skin tone.

MICROBLADING
Thanks to Cristina extremely skilled work at microblading she was able to transform the scarring on my brows into a work of art. The work on my brows was done with such precision and every brow stroke was very realistic. The result was amazing and not only did I have beautiful brows but For the first time for a while, I was smiling when I looked in the mirror. I will be forever grateful for this amazing transformation.
— Anna M (2017)

genuine dermaroller®

Created by skin care experts, Genuine Dermaroller products provide a safe and simple alternative to intensive in-clinic micro-needling treatments. Micro-needling has long been used in-clinic to help stimulate the repair processes within the skin in order to tackle textural issues and the early signs of ageing, by using a roller packed with tiny needles to create tunnels in the surface layers of the skin. The success of such treatments has led to the development of less invasive types of skin needling, which use a shorter length needle, to penetrate the skin. This act of puncturing the surface triggers the production of collagen and elastin to fill in these holes, which then has a knock-on effect on other depressions in the skin such as wrinkles and fine lines. These holes in the surface – which can’t be seen by the naked eye – also make it easier for the active ingredients in any serum or cream to penetrate deeper into the lower layers of the skin, essentially enhancing their corrective benefits and guaranteeing users better results in the long term.

GENUINE DERMAROLLER®

scalp micropigmentation - Scalp 4 H

A novel remedy for baldness, ‘scalp micropigmentation’ is essentially the process of having your scalp tattooed with tiny dots that resemble the appearance of stubble, giving you that short, ‘buzz-cut’ hairstyle. It’s touted as an ‘effective solution to hair loss and there’s no invasive surgery, no scarring and no down time. The procedure can also be used to conceal the scars from hair transplantation or to make thinning hair seem thicker, particularly useful for male and female pattern baldness. In contrast to tattoos, the procedure does not penetrate as deeply, and the inks used are less prone to colour change over time.

ReMake Up has now fully introduced Scalp 4 H and welcomes all enquiries and consultations. We can only promise you a fair, professional, trustworthy advice and service. The first step is to book a consultation with

EYEBROW TINTING & SHAPE

This technique allows to add depth and shape to your brows, which frames and flatters the face. As the tint tends to last for a couple of weeks it takes away the fuss of filling brows in daily with make-up, allowing you more time for your mornings or before events.

We will discuss shape, length and, of course, colour. As tinting lasts for a few weeks it’s important to completely understand what are your expectations and look you want to achieve with the procedure.

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PHI LASHES LIFTING (With tinting option)

Basically, the Lash Lifting is an eyelash lift that acts from the root and not only gives your Lashes structure, it also adds volume, whilst moisturising and caring for them. The treatment is a gradual process, during which the eyelashes are protected and hydrated, lifted and shaped, in order to be painted. It is not painful, and most of the time you will be with your eyes closed. The result is super natural since the work is done on our eyelashes, without extensions or other applications. It is as if you had a light mascara pass, which leaves your eyes looking much more awake and highlighted from the first moment of the day!

EYEBROW & LASHES ENHANCEMET
 
 

Face

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BODY

Radio Frequency Treatments for Skin Tightening and Face & Body Contouring

Radio Frequency stimulates collagen growth which improves skin laxity. The electrical pulses heat the deepest skin layer (the dermis) without damaging top layers of the skin (the epidermis). See Skin Layers picture below.

This heat stimulates new collagen growth. Collagen production in our bodies reduces as we age, normally at around 40 years old, or after the menopause in Woman. The reduced levels of collagen deteriorate the structural support framework holding your skin (and cartilage in joints) which causes the skin to sag with wrinkles and lines forming.

What is Lipofirm Plus and how does it work?

Lipofirm Plus is a medically certificated system that can provide non-surgical alternative treatment to Liposuction. Through the use of Ultrasound Cavitation and Radiofrequency it induces face and body contouring. The use of Ultrasound process induces natural fat and cellulite reduction and the Radiofrequency stimulates skin tightening.

 

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Ultrasound Cavitation Treatments for Cellulite and Fat Reduction

To spark cavitation, ultrasound is used to sonically burst the fat tissue, effectively by shouting at the subcutaneous fat tissue it causes its’ structure to crumple. The high frequency sound wave creates bubbles which implode with the changed pressure. The implosion breaks up the fat tissues (triglycerides) into liquid (diglycerides) which then leave the body naturally.

The closest surgical alternative comparison to Lipofirm treatment for fat removal is Liposuction.  With Ultrasound Cavitation the hand piece of the Lipofirm Plus machine is placed on top of the precise area of the skin holding the fat that is to be targeted. The monopolar transmission of the machine can then penetrate the layers of your skin to reach the Subcutaneous Fat layer and trigger it’s break up without the need for any invasive surgical procedures.

 
 
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social impact

giving fridays

This is our flagship programme. Giving Fridays were created to help those who suffer psychologically as a result of the physical effects of medical conditions such as cancer, alopecia, or the treatments associated with them. The suppor from U-Hatch @GCU, UnLtd, The Lottery and Foundation Scotland, means we are now in a position to offer free treatments to these people for at least one day each week, through their Giving Fridays. If you think you can benefit or you know someone that could, just get in touch. We are here to help.

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ReMake UP uses the profits from beauty focused permanent makeup to offer free medical permanent make up procedures for those with Alopecia (loss of eyebrows), Cancer (Areola & Nipple reconstruction), scars or burns, and simply cannot afford them. What does this means for you? Every time you buy a service, product or voucher from us, you are doing so much more than that! Indeed, you are making a generous gift for those you cannot afford the treatment and would actually benefit imensely from it.

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Every pound donated goes straight to our Giving Fridays
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A COUPLE OF MONTHS AGO I MET AN AMAZING WOMAN CRISTINA FROM REMAKE UP IN GLASGOW SHE GAVE ME A WONDERFUL GIFT .... MY EXPRESSIONS BACK!!!
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A picture is worth a thousand words they say. Well, it is absolutely true! Just click on the button and see some of our work.
This is why we do it, for that THANK YOU, where words are not needed. Instead, it is carried in a smile!
We thank you, all of you! For letting us do what we love to do.
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CONTACT US

We treasure your views preciously, and nothing would please us more than to have you comments, suggestions or any questions you would like clarified. We do know that there isn't such thing as perfect, but we also pride ourselfes of excelling in customer service. So go ahead, surprise us, a praise, compliment, suggestion or comment can make our day a very special one, and will help us improve our services. 

Thank You!