Permanent Makeup and Micropigmentation Certification

Permanent makeup and micropigmentation are regulated by the multiple agencies, including the New Jersey Board of Health, the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals (SPCP), and the American Academy of Micropigmentation (AAM).

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Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals

Certification Training

New Jersey Body Art Regulations for Certification

The New Jersey Board of Health regulates the cosmetic tattoo industry and requires training by an SPCP (Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals) trainer member. Pretty Girls Ink offers this 100-hour Fundamental Training Course by an SPCP trainer member. It consists of hands-on training, including practicum, theory, and Bloodborne Pathogen Certification pre-requisite.

 We have developed a program based on superlative artistry coupled with course materials required by the SPCP. Our program is designed for students striving for excellence in their permanent cosmetic makeup career.

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American Academy of Micropigmentation

Apprenticeship Program

New Jersey Body Art Regulations for Certification

Apprenticeships in permanent makeup are mandatory in New Jersey. It is also an important part of a practitioner’s training. The AAM (American Academy of Micropigmentation) requirement includes the completion of 15 model case studies under the supervision of a Platinum Certified Trainer Member (PAAM). 

Apprenticeships are available to any permanent makeup artist looking to improve their understanding and skills, regardless of where students completed the Fundamental Training. 


We welcome all students interested in studying with us and learning our artistic methods under the careful eye of top permanent makeup instructor.