about SUSAN

Permanent Makeup by Susan was established in 1993 as the leading permanent makeup practice in Central Oregon.

As one of the first state licensed technicians and recently appointed to the Board of Oregon Health Licensing Rules Advisory Committee, Susan Gruber combines the eye of an artist with a meticulous attention to detail to provide the best possible results. She takes time to fully understand both the needs and wishes of her clients.

Susan works with Central Oregon doctors dealing with patients needing scar camouflaging and post-surgical esthetics needs. She also trained nurses at the Santa Barbara Plastic Surgery Center in advanced areola repigmentation for breast cancer survivors and permanent makeup basics.

She is Certified through the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals..



This website is designed to help answer your questions about permanent makeup, including...:

What is permanent makeup?

How comfortable & safe is it?

Is this the thing for me?

What will it look like?

Where is your office located?

What if I have more questions?

What is permanent makeup?

Permanent makeup is a cosmetic technique which employs permanent pigmentation of the dermis as a means of producing designs that resemble makeup, such as eyelining and other permanent enhancing colors to the skin of the face, lips, and eyelids.

Do you have...

  • A desire to always look your best
  • An active lifestyle
  • Contact lenses
  • Visual Impairment
  • Hayfever and Watery eyes
  • Little or no brow hair
  • Alopecia (Absence of hair)
  • Sparse or light eyelashes
  • Difficulty in makeup application
  • Unsteady or arthritic hands
  • Allergies to conventional cosmetics?

If you answered" yes" to any of the above, Permanent Makeup could be just what you are looking for.

You will be surprised and pleased with what Permanent Makeup can do for you.