Penny Rudy is a WA State Licensed, Certified Permanent Cosmetic Technician, Trainer and Artist who is well known, highly respected and has worked in this professional industry since 1999. Penny is trained and certified
in all of the methods of applying permanent cosmetics but primarily uses and teaches the gentle SofTap™ hand method and Nouveau Contour rotary digital machine.
Penny is currently and has been since its inception, an active member of the Advisory Committee Member for the WA State Dept. of Licensing, having helped in the passing of SSB 5391, requiring regulations for the industry to ensure safety and professionalism to the public. She is actively involved in the ongoing safety, educational standards and writing of the regulations for the cosmetic and body tattooing and piercing industries.
She is a past Board Member with the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals and WA State Legislative Delegate, present member in good standing with the SPCP, (Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals), certified SPCP Trainer and CPCP. She has been a member of the NAPW, National Association of Professional Women. As a popular national and international industry writer, speaker and educational instructor. She has traveled abroad to Belgium, Australia and South Africa to teach continued and advanced education to many students desiring more education in her field of expertise. Penny feels it is paramount that all industry professionals have and maintain the highest standards, beginning with quality instruction taught by licensed, certified and reputable instructors. She is a strong advocate of continued education and industry specific bloodborne pathogens class certification. She is presently helping regulate current issues regarding Permanent Cosmetic Eyebrow tattooing known as "microblading/microstroking" to ensure that WA State laws and regulations are adhered to and enforced to protect the public's safety. The state of Washington requires all permanent cosmetic tattoo artists to be licensed, insured and take annual bloodborne pathogens classes in order to operate as a legitimate technician and artist. Please check for license and certifications when choosing your technician.
Penny is owner of Chrysalis Clinic of Permanent Cosmetics, LLC.
As a very successful business woman with a great reputation in the Northwest
for her compassion and artistry in the professional field of Permanent Cosmetics, her expertise is in facial cosmetic enhancements and Advanced Para-Medical procedures including Areola Complex Restoration.
As an artist, Penny is well known for her “3-D” nipple/areola effects and is referred and recommended by several plastic surgeons and physicians throughout the state of Washington.
She has served on the committee of the “Network of Strength” national breast cancer organization, and as an Advisory Board Member
for Everett Community College Department of Cosmetology. She is an Advisory Committee Member for the WA State Dept. of Licensing, and helped support SSB 5391, requiring regulations for the industry to ensure safety and professionalism to the public. She has been involved in the writing of the regulations for the tattooing and piercing industries.
She is a past Board Member with the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals and WA State Legislative Delegate, present member in good standing with the SPCP, certified SPCP Trainer and CPCP. She is also a member of the NAPW, National Association of Professional Women.
As an industry subject writer, speaker and instructor, her love and passion for people and her industry, along with her years of experience and creative artistic abilities make her recommended, referred and preferred by many satisfied clients.
Penny is a subject matter expert who travels nationally and internationally, speaking and educating other permanent cosmetic professionals about the cosmetic tattoo industry and specialized procedures. She also speaks to women’s groups and various organizations on specialized subjects.
She educates those contemplating having procedures and what to look for when selecting a licensed, safe and experienced technician that you can trust to perform your permanent cosmetic procedures successfully. Go to “What to Look For when Selecting a Technician for your Permanent Cosmetic Procedure” below for important information.
Required by WA State, renewed annually, to legally perform procedures:
Other important things to look and ask for:
I hope this information will help you in making an informed decision when choosing the perfect cosmetic artist for your beautiful enhancements. Remember, they are permanently displayed.
Please contact me with any questions you may have regarding permanent cosmetics, procedures, the industry or for referrals for other trusted permanent cosmetic technicians in your area.
“She is simply the best in the Northwest.......”