Serving San Jose, Santa Cruz & Monterey Bay Area.
For an appointment, call 831-426-4321

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Erika Mopress, Certified Permanent Cosmetic Professional

100 Hour Basic Fundamental Permanent Makekup Course

Learn 3 Eyebrow techniques all machine work. Powder (Pixel shading) Eyebrows Hairstroke  Eyebrows(Nano needle) and a Combination brow of both techniques.

Fee $5500.00. Next class will be offered this spring, 2021. Fill out the student interest form below so that Erika and you can plan your training.

The course begins with pre-class study review the SPCP Permanent Cosmetics text book “ The Foundation of Fundamental Applications” for Permanent Cosmetics.  Text book, practice device, and a kit is included in course.

Our online curriculum is shared using videos and Zoom teaching all the theory and continuing practice lessons on latex to prepare the students work on live models. A flexible schedule course available.

Schedule a pre-class orientation either in person or on Zoom with Erika Mopress CPCP she will introduce herself and the curriculum and show you the training facility. 

Fundamental Curriculum for Beginner Technicians

Below is the curriculum. Besides offering instruction on cosmetic tattooing, Erika shares her business insights and practices.
  • Intro to Permanent Cosmetics
  • Health & Safety, Disinfection & Sterilization. Workplace set-up
  • Devices/Needle Theory. Learn Application Techniques on Latex using different modalities and needles.
  • Stretching Techniques for Procedures
  • Client Psychology
  • Proper use of Anesthetics
  • Anatomy of the Skin. Identification of Skin Undertones. 
  • Selecting Pigments. Facial Morphology, Designing, & Introduction to Procedures.
  • Client Intake Forms & Pre/Post care.Client Preparation & Follow-up.
  • Photography (Social Media & Insurance Photos)
  • Business Set Up & Marketing Discussion

In Person Training Curriculum

  • Trainer conducted procedures/ Demo procedures
  • Student Practice procedures on Models one-on-one training
  • Continued Trainer/Mentor Support and Apprentice and Shadowing opportunities after completion of course.

Email for more information- enrollment is limited!

Student Interest Form

Please fill out this form so that Erika can contact you regarding the upcoming training session.

Take a Private Class

I also offer private courses for advanced students. Please contact me for more information.

Erika Mopress, owner of Pure Beauty Esthetics, has been in the beauty industry for over 19 years. She is certified as a “Permanent Cosmetics Professional”. This means that she has reached the highest level of excellence within the permanent cosmetics industry and is qualified to train others in the permanent cosmetics.

Member of Society of Permanent Cosemetics since 2014


Find us in our Seabright neighborhood between the cross streets of Federick and South Morrissey at 349 Gault Street, Santa Cruz.

Our hours are 9am – 6pm, by apppointment only, Tuesday through Saturday.
Tel: 831-426-4321

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