Numbing Topicals

Numbing agents during a procedure are essential for performing a smooth procedure with a calm and relaxed client.

There are, however, creams you can and cannot use due to legislation. The LEGAL limit of lidocaine you can use during a Lip Blush procedure is 5%. Lidocaine is the active ingredient in most numbing creams.

Below we have listed a few:


LMX4 topical anaesthetic cream minimises pain in so many ways. Has been used by Healthcare professionals for years to numb the skin quickly and effectively. LMX 4% Topical Anaesthetic Cream contains 4% Lidocaine and can be used to relieve pain caused by minor burns, sunburn, and insect bites. About LMX4 Let the versatility and fast action of LMX4 help you minimise the pain of dermal pain management. Applicable Procedures & Conditions: Laser Hair Removal, Dermal Fillers/Injections, Tattoo Application & Removal, Bikini Wax, Skin/Laser Surgery, Medium depth peels, Permanent Make-up, Skin irritations, Burns, Sunburn, Insect bites. LMX4 is a 4% Lidocaine topical anaesthetic cream available without a prescription.

EMLA Cream contains two medicines called lidocaine and prilocaine. These belong to a group of medicines called local anaesthetics.

EMLA Cream works by numbing the surface of the skin for a short time. It is put on the skin before certain medical procedures. This helps to stop pain on the skin; however, you may still have the feelings of pressure and touch.

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Zensa Numbing Cream is an FDA and Health Canada approved product with 5% Lidocaine that desensitizes skin for painful procedures. It is perfect as a tattoo numbing cream, but also great for microblading, micro-needling, laser hair removal and waxing.


TAG 45 is another popular SECONDARY anaesthetic for use AFTER the skin is broken on all procedures. It is safe and effective. Ingredients: 4% Lidocaine with Epinephrine. TAG 45 is a great painkiller for microblading, permanent makeup, tattooing, electrolysis, waxing or any other painful procedure. TAG 45 is like Duracaine but includes Epinephrine to reduce swelling and bleeding.

Ultra Duration has an active Ingredient (In Each ML) Purpose Lidocaine HCI 40 MG. Tetracaine HCI 20 MG Local Anaesthetic

Epinephrine HCI 0.5 MG …… Vasoconstrictor / Shrinks Swelling. Temporarily relieves pain from superficial injury to skin such as minor cuts, scrapes or abrasions.

The Original “Blue Gel” Anaesthetic is designed for use during any broken skin procedure in areas where swelling, bruising, or bleeding poses a problem and discomfort, such as the lips or inner arms. It contains a combination of two active ingredients, Lidocaine and Tetracaine, which work together with a vascular constrictor for fast onset and reduced pain for up to two hours.

Please note that the Blue Gel Anaesthetic has no effect on unbroken skin. It will keep skin numb for up to 2 hours and should only be applied once during tattoo, permanent makeup, piercing, or other pain sensitive procedures; reapplying will cause harm to the tissue. Use with Vasocaine to keep skin numb if more anaesthetic effect is needed during the procedure.

SSJ48 can be used before procedure, do not need skin broken. it will help relieve pain, swelling and bleeding from procedures that repeatedly penetrate the skin. Best applied with a cotton tip applicator. not appropriate for eyeliner as it may drip into the eye.