Cosmelan is a skin treatment regime which is specifically developed to treat hyperpigmentation. The product contains a series of active ingredients which work to prevent an essential enzyme involved in forming pigment. Cosmelan treatment improves the skin blemishes with a very high safety margin.
It is a depigmentation agent which is applied in clinic as a mask and can be used on a number of different types of hyperpigmentation:
- Brown Spots
- Blotchy Skin
- Hyper pigmentation
- Post Inflammatory hyper pigmentation
Advantages of Cosmelan:
- Very effective in all types of Melasma
- Compatible with all skin types
- Skin becomes bright and rejuvenated
- High safety margin
- Beneficial for acne patients by reducing sebaceous gland production
Cosmelan Treatment FAQ
What other results can I expect from Cosmelan
As well as improving hyper pigmentation, many clients may see improvement in other areas too, such as:
- reduced pore size
- improvement to greasy skin
- improved sun damage
- nicer skin texture
How does the treatment feel?
- The application of the Mask is completely painless.
- However when the skin starts to peel, it’s normal to feel a mild burning sensation with some itching and sensitivity.
Are there any Downtime
- The peel has a high safety margin and can be safely used on dark skin types.
- Adverse Reactions to the Peels are rare but can include peeling, redness, scabbing.
- You will need to leave the Mask on for up to 12 hours on the skin.
- Ideally, it is better to take a week off work.
- Your skin will peel a lot in the first week – you can peel after the first week but it will not be as noticeable.
- You will have dryness, tightness, soreness and itching for up to 4 weeks after the treatment.
Is there any Aftercare/ Home care?
- It is essential to follow a home care routine
- You will need to ensure that you use the maintenance cream every day according to the instructions. You will need to ensure that you keep your skin well moisturized with moisturizer cream and most importantly that you apply SPF 50 Sun Protection cream every day.