Has explained the advantages and possible initial side effects when undergoing a Cosmelan depigmentation treatment.
1. The purpose of this technique is to remove the most superficial layers of the skin in order to stimulate the cell renovation and as a final result, to obtain an
even cutaneous tone and or the total elimination of the melasma.
2. The treatment consists of the elimination of the outmost layers of the skin by
the application of chemical agents, by creating a light bum and its consequent
3. It has been explained to me by the physician /therapist, that in order to obtain
best results, I have to strictly follow the home protocol
4. I understand that some side effects can appear such as swelling, pain, high
sensitivity, itching, scalping, superficial desquamation, erythema, acne or herpes
simplex breakout, hyper or hypo pigmentation of the area treated. The downtime
can last for up to five days.
The physician / therapist has warned me to avoid direct sun exposure after each session and I understand the high importance of applying Mesoestetic Dermatological Sun Protection and the Cosmelan Maintenance Cream after the treatment.
The protocol to follow is: 3 daily applications of Cosmelan Maintenance Cream during the first month, 2 daily applications during the second month and one application in the evenings from the third month. Alternatively, I win receive a different protocol from my physician.
I have been informed that the final result depends on strictly following the home maintenance protocol, applying Hydra Vital Factor K a5 many times as necessary during a minimum of six months. This is to restore the hydrolipidic film of the skin.