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Ruth Armistead esthetician columbia sc


Ruth Armistead, Owner, is a Licensed Esthetician with advanced skincare training in microneedling, dermaplaning, electrolysis and chemical peels. She is also a permanent makeup artist, trained in both Asia and the United States specializing in microblading.

At Skin and Brows Redefined of Columbia SC, clients receive a comprehensive esthetic consultation, evaluation, and customized plan of treatment. I understand continued health and beauty benefits are greatly enhanced when a client is properly educated. To compliment the specialized treatments provided, I offer Obagi Medical® products which are formulated using the highest levels of active ingredients clinically proven to deliver excellent results!

Permanent Makeup

Permanent makeup is a cosmetic technique that employs pigment as a means of producing designs that resembles makeup in order to enhance your already natural beauty.

Licensure Training

Private or group training for permanent makeup and skincare treatment are available upon request.

Clinical Skincare

Restore the health and radiance of complexion with advanced facial treatment modalities that delivers long-term results for aging skin, acne, hyperpigmentation, rosacea, and sun-damaged skin.

Beauty Enhancers

These are add-on or stand alone beauty treatments to enhance your treatment experience.

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"Ruth is amazing! I have really light eye brows, and had to use pencil all the time before. Now they look great, no pencil or powder required! I would recommend her to anyone looking for microblading or help with their skin." -Jennifer Collins

"Ruth is so sweet and kind. She takes her time and makes sure you understand the process and light handed with her work so it doesn’t hurt. I would recommend her 1,000 times! My confidence and self esteem has been lifted because of her!" -Jessica Waltower

"Ruth was able to balance my brows and reshape my face. The service was so simple and pain free. Ruth is detailed beyond explanation and it’s very obvious why she’s the fixer to other estheticians’ work." -Jennifer Hamre

If you’ve thought about microblading and you’re on the fence and worried about someone not doing a good job, go see Ruth!! She will give you the perfect brows you’ve never had! She is absolutely fabulous at what she does! She’s very meticulous and precise and she takes her time and will work with you to get you the exact look you want! She is also super personable and you will love her! My eyebrows are super blonde and thin and she made them darker and fuller and they look very natural. I highly recommend her without a doubt!

Trish Blendowski

Words cannot describe how amazing Ruth is at microblading! I live in Myrtle Beach, SC and she was recommended to me by a good friend, I drove 2.5 hours just so she could my eyebrows that is how good she is. Ruth is very professional and takes her time talking to you to make sure you get exactly what you want. I am a perfectionist and its even worst when it comes to my eye brows, so when I pointed certain areas to Ruth she did not hesitate and made sure that I left happy. Before I found Ruth I would spend about 30 plus minutes penciling in my eye brows which drove my friends nuts when we had plans to go out, and now I can get ready in less than 40 minutes. I would highly highly recommend her, if I could give her 10 stars I would. I can assure you that if you are interested in microblading you need Ruth in your life!

Andrea Sobrado


I'm so excited to accentuate your natural beauty and help you feel radiant! Putting your best face forward is only a treatment away.

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Cancellation Policy

In order to accommodate all of my guests and provide them with exceptional service,  a 24-hour notice will be required for any cancellation and/or rescheduling. $20/hour per appointment will be assessed for same day reschedule and/or cancellation.

All appointments will be reserved with a major credit card. For security reasons, I am unable to keep your credit card information for future transactions. A no-show or a no notice of intent to cancel an appointment will be charged in full, as I have allocated the appointment time in servicing you.  A 50% deposit is required for all permanent makeup and microblading services.