Chemical Peel at Hospital Clinica Biblica – best choice in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

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Chemical peel

General description
Chemical peeling uses different chemical substances on the skin to “peel” or exfoliate its external layers. If you want to improve the look of skin that has been damaged by the sun, minimize wrinkles, improve the look of scars, acne or chickenpox spots and decolorate or eliminate stains, chemical peeling is what you need.

Technical description
Procedure –Chemical peeling gets rid of as many skin layers as the substance alows. The deeper it goes, the greater the risks. This procedure is generally performed in the face.

Chemical substances used are:

  • Trichloroacetic acid
  • Salicilic acid
  • Golden Peeling Plus (Jessner plus resorcine)
  • Kojic acid
  • Retinoic acid among others

Hospitalization – Chemical peeling is an ambulatory procedure.

Time – Time needed for the procedure will depend on the amount of skin treated and the substance used. It varies between 10 minutes and two hours.



Total cost will vary according to individual needs.


Plastic surgeons

Dr. Arguello Choiseul
Dr. Chavarría León
Dr. Da Cruz Dos Santos


Dr. Guillermo Cortés Antia
Dra. Svetlana Demianko
Dra. Josephine Hernández
Dr. Mauricio Mora de Miranda
Dra. Samantha Naranjo Galloni

Facial Plastic Surgery

 • Facelift

 • Eyebrow lift / forehead lift

 • Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery)

 • Rhinoplasty (Nose surgery)

 • Chin implant

 • Cheek implants (Malar)

 • Aptos Threads

Breast surgery

 • Breast Enlargement

 • Breast reduction

 • Breast lift

Leg surgery

 • Sclerotherapy

 • Calf implants

 • Butt Implants (Gluteal)

Facial treatments

 • Cosmetic Fillers

 • Botox

• Chemical peel


Hair treatments

Hair replacement

Hair removal




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