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

Medical Tourism DermatologyChemical peel

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.

 

   
Prices

Total cost will vary according to individual needs.


Physicians

Plastic surgeons

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

Dermatologists

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


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

Microdemabrasion

Hair treatments

Hair replacement

Hair removal

Liposculpture

Abdominoplasty

Liposuction


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