“Because there is always
a before and after”…
At B4 & After K.Z
Studio Académie

We have professionals recognized for their expertise both in America and Europe.
Our greatest achievement is having 18 years in the epidermis field, giving the final aesthetic touch to surgical interventions by health professionals.

About us

Allow your passion to become your purpose and it will one day
become your profession.

My name is Karina Zapata, I combine over 16 years of experience in the beauty industry,
medical aesthetics and certified PMU Cosmetic & Paramedical instructor.
Associate Member of the AAM Physician referred

Why us

Exclusive referral from respected Board Certified Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgeons.

I am truly honored to work with these warriors, the true definition of strength and perseverance, each and every one of them with a unique story but they all stay in the fight until the last round. To help them look at the mirror and smile again ...take a shower and feel beautiful again... the feeling I get is crazy..

I love people ... I love skin 💜


Thank you so so much for the recognition!


Permanent make up

Cosmetic technique which employs permanent pigmentation of the dermis as a means to enhance colors of the skin...


Proper skincare with high quality ingredients help promote healthy skin. Skin is a big part of our appearance and is important to take care of it.


While playing on the contour and the flesh of the lip, your lips are redrawn to maximize its beauty. It is therefore possible to correct its symmetry...


A consultation is mandatory before any Paramedical PMU procedure (scar correction/removal treatment, scar camouflage, areola reconstruction, SMP , CIT )

Permanent make up

Modify your makeup according to special occasions or events.

Scalp micropigmentation

Capillary micro-pigmentation is an innovative technique that allows for the camouflaging of baldness, alopecia or scars.

Areola micropigmentation

Our techniques for re-pigmentation of the areola and nipples allow us to use micropigmentation as a way of restoring the natural beauty of your breasts

O2 Therapy

This infusion of oxygen with antioxidants, hyaluronic acid, serums, peptides, botanical, extracts, vitamins into the skin stimulates the production of collagen and elastin.

Micro needling

Consists on puncturing the skin with micro needles causing a micro injury, stimulating collagen and elastin production

Perfect 3 en 1 Super Facial

Get the exfoliation benefits of microdermabrasion plus deep facial rejuvenation with the infusion of essential revitalizing nutrients.


Studio B4 & After K.Z. offer training in Montreal.
All programs include certification.

Cosmetics Permanent Makeup

(eyebrows, eye contour, enhancement of the eyelashes and lips).

Paramedical training

(capillary micro-pigmentation, pigmentation of the alveolar, correction and camouflage of scars).

training programs

Contact us to learn more about our training programs.



If your looking for a well rounded course in microblading and shading this is your gal. She always knows just when to motivate and when to give tough love. She's a wonderful support and I'm so thankful I found her. It's like she's my Fairy "Brow" Mother;)


Karina what can i say..you are such an inspiration ...your passion and love shines so bright.Thank you for ALL your teaching..personal & MICROBLADING!!! What an amazing and exhausting 6 days! You are wonderful and have such a good vibe..i am so blessed ❤.


I started going to Karina’s since 2012. She was very sweet and understanding of my post-chemo condition. I have to say her professionalism, knowledge and personality have made me never want to go anywhere else!


I am grateful to serve the most amazing clients!

Karina Zapata

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