33 female. Acne and melasma. TIA, I´m quite desperate.
Is Cosmelan Completely Safe? Can Melasma Get Worse After Treatment? Are There Adverse Reactions (Hyperpigmentation)?
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Is Cosmelan safe?
I have not had any patients whose melasma got worse after using Cosmelan, assuming they follow directions and use the system properly. I have had a few patients with tremendously stubborn melasma who we had to do the series on more than once, or once and then again a few years later. The key with maintenance though is to make certain that you wear a good sunscreen every day!
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