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Melanotan 2


Melanotan is a hypothalamic peptide whose main task is increasing the synthesis of melanin pigment responsible for tanning of human skin color. Melanotan has become a real discovery for people who want to obtain a perfect chocolate tan. 

Melanotan effects

Melanotan is widely used in cosmetics and medicine due to its effects, including:

  • stable and uniform tanning by improving the production of melanin. Due to the peptide the time you spend in solarium or in direct ultraviolet rays can be reduced and at the same time you can get a beautiful, chocolate tan;
  • protection of the skin from UV rays. Elevated levels of melanin does not allow the skin to burn in the sun and get burned. It is also thought that Melanotan prevents the development of skin cancer, but this fact has not yet been proved;
  • appetite suppression. In addition to its main purpose, the peptide has a suppressive effect on appetite, thus, the people controlling body weight, will be easier to stay on a diet;
  • improves erection and libido.

If we talk about the side effects from the use of Melanotana, they can also occur, but usually with an overdose of the drug. Among the side effects you may experience:

  • sudden erection;
  • redness of the skin;
  • nausea;
  • emergence of dark spots on the skin;

In case administration of the drug in dosage significantly higher than permissible, namely 6 mg, severe tachycardia, high blood pressure has been identified, as well as a heavy load on the kidneys, leading to their defeat.

The course of Melanotan

The dosage of the peptide is calculated from the weight of a person, 10 micrograms per kilogram of body weight. The first few injections is recommended to start with the lowest dose of 100-200 mcg to see the reaction of the body, after the dosage can be increased up to the described rules, according to your weight. The peptide is introduced once a day, it is better to visit the beach or solarium for half an hour. Course duration is one month. Typically, a time sufficient to produce the desired effect. To maintain the result you can supplement the course with injections every 3-4 days. 

Note! The best result can be reached by visiting the solarium or the beach several times a week, but not abusing ultraviolet rays and regularly moisturizing the skin.

Release form of the drug  is the powder in the vial. Before use, the substance should be dissolved in the water for injection while not shake the vial. The diluted Melanotan can be stored no more than twenty days in a refrigerator.