Skin ageing caused by prolonged sun exposure, facial blemishes due to excessive pigmentation and in general, imperfections caused by melanin, are common problems in todays day and age. "Dark blemishes", especially on hands and face, are common aesthetic concerns of modern men and women. It will only be possible to remove the skin blemishes and recover the smoothness of the skin, bringing back its luminosity, with a treatment that has a direct effect on the process of the pigment (melanin)formation.
The Cosmelan Depigmentation treatment offers a series of major advantages and benefits compared with other types of depigmentation products found in the market:
Very effective in all types of melasma
Rapid and easy depigmenting action
Compatible with ALL skin types (Fitzpatrick I - VI)
No frequent sessions required
Rejuvenates the skin
Treatment can be used all year round
Beneficial for acne patients
Has skin antiaging effect
High safety margin
WHO CAN USE IT
Cosmelan can be used on all skin types, in both men and women.
WHEN DO WE RECOMMEND IT?
Acne and freckles, Melasma, inflammatory hyper-pigmentation and most successfully in pigmentation due to excessive sun exposure .
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM THE TREATMENT?
You can expect a significant drying and peeling of the skin over the next three to seven days after which, a noticeable improvement of the skin is observed. A reduction of brown patches is detected and the skin appears luminous, revived, fresh and smooth. This peeling phase may extend to up to 4-6 weeks.
During the peeling phase it is important to moisturize the skin, and cover with a sunscreen, to minimise the irritation, redness and soreness.
WHAT ARE THE UNWANTED EFFECTS / RISKS OF THE TREATMENT?
Mild to severe peeling, redness, slight scabbing and sensitivity to the sun is normal in the first few days after the treatment. Some patients experience dryness, tightness, soreness and itching for up to two weeks after the initial treatment. Patient s suffering from recurrent herpes infections may have a recurrence of cold sores.
Precautions when you are on Cosmelan treatment:
If you are on Cosmelan Treatment, it is important to avoid sun exposure for a long duration, as well as use a good SPF sunscreen to protect the skin.
For sustained and long term results, cosmelan home care treatment is recommended.