Last fact-checked: 5 February 2020
Take a little time out of your holiday itinerary when visiting Bali and revitalize your skin with affordable laser skin resurfacing.
Also known as a laser peel, this procedure is suitable for patients who are otherwise in good health, do not suffer from skin allergies or infections or have very dark skin.
After laser skin resurfacing, you will find your skin no longer has the wrinkles, furrows and lines, scars and blotches and you also have a better skin tone. The results are subtle and yet you will look so much younger once your new skin forms.
Even though laser skin resurfacing may be considered a surgical procedure, it is still a cosmetic treatment and is not covered by medical insurance. When you have to pay for such treatments, it’s always worth your while shopping around for less expensive alternatives. If you are going to Bali for a holiday, then you can have this treatment carried out for an affordable price at one of our verified, quality-checked clinics.
Bali has a host of accommodation options and you can stay at budget accommodations, service apartments or splurge on luxury hotels, depending on how much money you want to spend. Bali also offers unrivalled spa, health, wellness and alternative therapies—just the thing for pampering yourself and to really relax you before you have to go home.
The island provides luxurious facilities for recharging your batteries, but also offers a host of activities, from golfing, to horse-riding to white-water rafting, as well as scuba diving and other outdoor pursuits.
Laser skin resurfacing uses different kinds of lasers to peel the skin. These devices will work on certain skin types and conditions and it is important that the person who is handling the device knows which one will be best for you otherwise you can have unwanted side effects like pigmentation, burns and permanent scars. In fact, laser skin resurfacing is a surgical procedure and should ideally be done by a board-certified surgeon.
To avoid putting your skin at risk, it’s always advisable to book through a reputable site like Medical Departures. We have over a decade of experience working with reliable clinics and hospitals in dozens of locations around the world, and only partner with the best so you are assured of receiving quality care and impressive results. We make it our business to carry out our own pre-screening checks before we partner with any medical facilities. These include:
Looking into their qualifications, professional memberships and credentials
Verifying the experience and skills of the doctors.
Searching criminal/legal records
Collating and publishing real patient reviews
Personally visiting clinics ourselves
You can find all of this information on each of our listings to help you choose the right facility for your laser skin resurfacing. Get started with these top-rated clinics in Bali and book your free appointment through Medical Departures:
This procedure can take between 30 minutes to two hours as it really depends on the kind of laser skin resurfacing undertaken. For instance, the skin can be peeled either superficially or deeply. There is also a choice of ablative lasers, non-ablative lasers and fractional lasers, as well as fraxel, erbium or CO2 varieties, so it is crucial that the right laser is used, depending on your skin type and color; those with very dark skin may not be suitable for laser skin resurfacing since dark skin absorbs more of the laser.
For minor laser skin resurfacing, you may feel a tingling sensation. If the peel is going deeper then you may require topical anesthesia. For deep laser skin resurfacing, you may even need general anesthesia. After the procedure, your skin may look somewhat sunburnt after mild treatment. After deep-reaching treatment, you may require bandages and dressings. Depending on how deep the laser skin resurfacing goes, you may require a downtime of two to three days or two weeks. You will also need to follow medical advice regarding how to care for your skin post-treatment for the best results. As the skin heals, it will be smoother and tauter.
The cost of laser skin resurfacing in Bali is at least 50% less than in Australia. [Please note: these prices are approximate estimates based on international data, calculated at the time of writing.]
See below for ways to book or contact our Customer Care Team and ask them about laser skin resurfacing in Bali.
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