WHAT IS COSMELAN?
Cosmelan is a product that can treat all types of pigmentation such as melasma, post-inflammatory pigmentation, age spots and freckles. Cosmelan is a peel procedure to reduce surface pigment followed by a special skincare regime to reduce pigment over three months. The Cosmelan Depigmentation Peel is a unique, multi-ingredient chemical procedure designed to significantly reduce areas of hyperpigmentation and skin discolouration.
What are the main benefits of Cosmelan?
You can now achieve up to 95% reduction in pigmentation and finally have an even complexion without the use of lasers or foundation! This safe and non-invasive procedure treats the source of pigment formation and delivers you a brighter, clearer and more clarified luminous complexion. Most clients see a dramatic reduction in just 1 session and to ensure long-lasting results, home care products are recommended
Reduces dark spots and hyperpigmentation
Effective in the treatment of Melasma and Cholasma
Gentle enough for all skin types
Carries few side effects
Who can not have Cosmelan?
You should not have the treatment if you will continue to have excessive sun exposure.
you have to wait one week prior to and after Botox and or Dermal Filler
Stop the use of Retin A one week before the peel
Have been on Accutane in the last 6 months.
For Darker skin types we take a more cautious approach. Specific homecare and treatment care may be recommended prior to having our cosmelan peel. It is important to inform your aesthetician if you are taking any oral medication or supplements.
How many treatments will I need?
Normally one treatment with homecare maintenance cream is enough to achieve good results. However, in cases of deep pigmentation, the treatment may need to be repeated, although after the first treatment the pigmentation will be much lighter.
What are the side effects of Cosmelan?
There is little downtime with this peel. Peeling should begin around 2-3 days post-treatment. Possible side effects include redness, itching and peeling. Mild peeling can happen for up to 3 months whilst using the home care products provided.
You are required to use the homecare treatment provided 2-3 times a day post-treatment to ensure the best results. This may cause mild irritation. You can reduce the use of this treatment to 1 daily after 4 weeks of use. Scarring and pigmentation are rare side effects of this peel