Is Cosmelan treatment pain free?

How long will a Cosmelan procedure be? Is it pain free? Are there any injections?

Answers from doctors (2)


More About Doctor Rejuve

Published on Jan 10, 2012

There is no pain associated with the cosmelan. Cosmelan is product that is
applied to the face, free of injections. Cosmelan 1 is applied to the face
at the office and is left on for 8-12 hours before it is removed.
Afterwards, the cosmelan 2 system is applied at home for at least several
months.

Answered by Rejuve (View Profile)

There is no pain associated with the cosmelan. Cosmelan is product that is
applied to the face, free of injections. Cosmelan 1 is applied to the face
at the office and is left on for 8-12 hours before it is removed.
Afterwards, the cosmelan 2 system is applied at home for at least several
months.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


More About Doctor Radiance Medspa

Published on Jan 10, 2012

The Cosmelan treatment is pain free. Depending on the condition of your skin
you may be required to keep the peel on your face for 6 to 10 hours. We
frequently joke that the biggest downsize to this treatment is the fact that
you have to drive home looking like a Martian. Once you remove the mask from
your face at home the worst sensation will be a mild itching. Our experience
has been with Cosmelan MD so we cannot speak to the lower strength Cosmelan
peels. There is no need to fear this procedure.

Answered by Radiance Medspa (View Profile)

The Cosmelan treatment is pain free. Depending on the condition of your skin
you may be required to keep the peel on your face for 6 to 10 hours. We
frequently joke that the biggest downsize to this treatment is the fact that
you have to drive home looking like a Martian. Once you remove the mask from
your face at home the worst sensation will be a mild itching. Our experience
has been with Cosmelan MD so we cannot speak to the lower strength Cosmelan
peels. There is no need to fear this procedure.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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