Renee is originally from Simi Valley, CA and has been a practicing insured and state licensed cosmetic tattoo artist since 2008. After piercing for many years, she took a break to study cosmetic tattooing and earned her certification as a permanent makeup artist from Permatech Makeup Training Studio. Renee is a member of the American Micropigmentation Academy and regularly trains in her field to keep up to date on new and cutting edge techniques.Along side her years of experience and education in professional cosmetic tattooing, Renee earned eight individual certificates from the Association of Professional Piercers (APP). Through the APP, Renee is trained in aftercare, aseptic technique, blood-borne pathogens training, anatomy, and anthropology. Her background in studying anatomy and formerly working in the piercing industry has honed her understanding of what people need for their aesthetics in a personalized and calculated way.