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How long does it take for Cosmelan to work? (0 answers)
I have been using Cosmelan to treat pigmentation on my face and it is now my second month on it. There is no improvement at all. Must I hang in there and, if so, for how long?
Is the Cosmelan 1 over-the-counter peel effective? (0 answers)
Is there any benefit to using the at-home Cosmelan 1 peel since it does not contain either the Hydroquinnone, or Retin A ? Since these products are absent from the OTC at home version of Cosmelan, what makes the peel effective?
Is pigmentation a side effect of Cosmelan? (0 answers)
It's my 30th day on Cosmelan. My skin turned darkereven those parts that did not have blemishes. I'm on my 4th week now and my skin is turning to its normal complexion but blemishes are still there. Is this normal?
Used Cosmelan during 1st trimest of pregnancy (0 answers)
Hi, need help! I'm 19 weeks pregnant now and during my 1st trimester, I used cosmelan and safriderm cremes for almost 6 weeks. I'm so scared if these had an effect on my baby? What to do?
Duration of post treatment creams? (0 answers)
After the initial treatment, how long will I have to use the maintenance cream? Forever? If I stop, will the pimples come back.?
Cosmelan and Accutane (0 answers)
I am on Accutane(20mg) and used Cosmelan on a pimple 3 days ago to dry it out. The area is now larger, inflamed and very red. I noted you are not allowed to use Cosmelan-please help. What should I expect (scar/keloid?) and how can I treat now? Thanks
Using Cosmelan 2 while pregnant? (1 answer)
Is it safe to use only Cosmelan 2 to prevent any pigmentation during pregnancy? Why can't you use Cosmelan 2 in combination with glycolic creams?
What is the best moisturizer that I can use? (0 answers)
What is the best moisturizer that I can use since hydra vital factor k is not available where I live?
I am regularly using cosmelan and my skin is extremely dry, tight, and its flaking. There is also appearance of lines around my mouth and whenever I apply a moisturizes it gives this burning sensation on my skin. What can I do?
Is having Cosmelan while pregant or breastfeeding safe? (3 answers)
I have done the Cosmelan precedure before and loved the results. Now I am 7 months pregnant, and my melasma is returning with a vengeance due to hormonal changes. Can I do Cosmelan while pregnant or while breastfeeding?
Does Cosmelan help with Vitiligo? (2 answers)
I would like to even out my skin tone to the white patches and want to know if you think this product would work as a permanent depigmentation?