It's my first time to use Cosmelan 1 is it normal that the face turns red? (photos)

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Redness after Cosmelan

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Yes, 100% normal that the face gets red after Cosmelan. It will continue when you use Part 2 as well. If the skin is very irritated and inflamed you can apply hydrocortisone and skip a night of the Part 2 until it calms down.
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