The homecare process of Cosmelan 2 maintenance cream is continued to allow the melanocyte to stop producing the same abnormal production of melanin and continue to not produce this by itself. If this is not followed for this amount of time the hyperpigmentation will most likely return as the melanocyte will start re-producing the same [...]
Are there any aftercare products I should avoid and is it safe for me to use other products at any point during the method?
Any products containing Vitamin C or Retinols should be avoided throughout the treatment. These will be too stimulating for the skin as the Cosmelan already contains these ingredients. During the first month, the skin will be particularly sensitised and we would therefore only recommend you use the products advised above with the maintenance cream.