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Cosmetic and Restorative Tattoo Artist

With a focus on self-care, Maria Em – Cosmetic and Restorative Tattoo Artist caters to those who wish to have their makeup permanently tattooed and skin rejuvenated; and to inspirational breast cancer survivors who deserve some restorative inspiration of their own.


Maria Em is an Ottawa-based cosmetic and restorative tattoo artist.  She studied and practiced under renowned micropigmentation specialists, Pat Shibley-Gauthier (Micropigmentation Centre, Toronto ON, CA) and Jeanine McTasney (Restorative Ink Specialists, Tustin CA, USA) and holds certifications from both institutions.  Additionally, she is certified after completing studies on Blood-Borne Pathogens, and training with the Dermatude Meta Therapy skin rejuvenation system.  Maria’s blend of technical precision and artistry leave her clients feeling renewed, confident, and cared for.



The freedom and beauty of permanent makeup tattooed with the utmost artistic precision.

Skin Rejuvination

Featuring the exclusive and clinically proven Dermatude META Therapy method (FDA and Health Canada approved)

3D Paramedical Nipple/Areola Restoration

For many survivors, nipple/areola restoration brings closure to their breast cancer journeys.

clients are saying…

Not only did Maria make me feel comfortable and calm but provided the highest level of expertise and professionalism.

The aftercare was well explained, complete with what to expect and what was normal in terms of the healing process.

I feel 100% confident that I chose the right program and the right technician.

I had no redness or downtime and my face feels amazing!

Plan a Visit

Contact Maria Em to schedule a free consultation.