Facial Rejuvenation in Costa Rica

The Ultimate Guide to Facial Rejuvenation in Costa Rica

Don’t like the aging look of your face? Facial rejuvenation in Costa Rica may be just what you need. At the same time, you can have a memorable holiday in Costa Rica while getting this treatment done at affordable rates.

If you have wrinkles and lines, spots and scars, furrows and frown lines, then there are many modern methods you can use to get rid of them. These minimally invasive techniques are easy to use and many of them can be done in less than half an hour.

You can decide which kind of rejuvenation treatments to use and then plan your holiday accordingly. Some of these treatments require no downtime whatsoever, whereas others may require a few days off work. This depends on the kind of treatment that your skin needs.

What kind of facial rejuvenation treatments are available in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica has a large number of cosmetic clinics and many of the tourist spots invariably double up as medical tourism destinations. You can get all kinds of facial rejuvenation treatments done in Costa Rica.

These include dermal fillers of all kinds that are injected to plump up the wrinkles, folds and furrows. Botox is another treatment that paralyses the muscles that lead to wrinkles. Other techniques that are popular are photo rejuvenation that uses light to kill skin bacteria that results in acne, Thermage that encourages the production of natural collagen, resulting in tauter skin, laser skin tightening and even vampire facials. Dermabrasion, microdermabrasion, chemical peels and laser peels are different methods that cause the skin to regenerate over time.

Many facial rejuvenation treatments are used in combination with others for best results. For example, you may have botox and dermal fillers done to treat different kinds of wrinkles. Other treatments serve to give you firmer and tauter skin and a clearer complexion.

Why consider facial rejuvenation in Costa Rica?

Costa Rica, located in Central America, is a prime holiday spot, seeing hundreds of thousands of tourism from all over the globe. It has also developed into a medical tourism destination, thanks to the excellent quality of medical facilities available at reasonable rates, attracting medical tourists particularly from the U.S. and Canada. It also has three JCI accredited hospitals.

Going for a holiday? Costa Rica has a great deal that is unique. It is a major eco-tourism destination thanks to the high biodiversity in the region, much higher than most other places. Bordering the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea from two sides, it is known for its clear waters. It has sporting activities of all kinds ranging from water based activities like diving, snorkeling, surfing, rafting and swimming to hiking, trekking, bungee jumping and others. It also has waterfalls, rainforests, springs and beaches. 

While San Jose is the capital with the largest number of cosmetic clinics, other tourist destinations in Costa Rica include Escazu, Santa Ana, Liberia and Tibas. You can choose the kind of holiday you want to have in one or more of these places. With two international airports, you will find that Costa Rica is very easily accessible.

Not to be missed in this country is a visit to at least one national park that is a UNESCO World Heritage spot (there are three parks, Cocos Island, Area de Conservación Guanacaste and La Amistad International Park). If you are interested in archaeology, then the Stone Spheres of Diquis that may be pre-Colombian in origin and also on the UNESCO list may be worth checking out.

With a moderate climate, you can visit this country through the year, have a great holiday and also pack in some cosmetic treatment at the same time. 

Why should you book with Medical Departures for facial rejuvenation procedures?

Medical Departures is a reputable site with an enviable track record. You are safe when you book through us because we carry out background and other checks into the skill, accreditations, experience and qualifications of the doctors working at the medical centers we list on our website. We also offer the best price guarantee. We personally visit the facilities to make sure that the amenities are of good quality and we obtain real patient reviews to publish on out site.

What is the cost of facial rejuvenation?

As facial rejuvenation techniques vary a great deal and you may get a combination of procedures done, it is very difficult to give an average price range for these treatments.

However, for a facelift in Costa Rica the cost is $3,500 (GBP £2,491, EUR €3,227, AUD $4,820) compared to an average of $18,000 (GBP £12,397, EUR €16,159, AUD $25,369 in the United States and Botox treatment in Costa Rica is about $375 (AUD $519, GBP £267, EUR €340) compared to $600 (AUD $831, GBP £428, EUR €544) in the United States.

What now?

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