Microdermabrasion in Mexico

The Ultimate Guide to Microdermabrasion in Mexico

Get younger, fresher, rejuvenated skin for a fraction of the price with microdermabrasion in Mexico. This is a non-chemical, non-invasive treatment that’s perfect for giving your skin a fresher look, but without the downtime associated with many facial treatments.

If you’re on holiday in Mexico, it’s a great treatment to have to give your skin a boost before returning home – and it won’t take too much time out of your holiday.

Why choose Mexico for microdermabrasion?

Unless you love relatively near the United-States/Mexico border then it is not a treatment you would travel specifically to Mexico for – it certainly wouldn’t be cost-effect.

Mexico is a major destination for medical tourists. As such, it has excellent facilities and a good infrastructure to provide patients with all the amenities they need for an enjoyable stay. The lines between medical treatments and cosmetic treatments is becoming blurred as new non-surgical treatments are being developed all the time. As you would expect, Mexico is just as proficient at providing a vast array of non-surgical, health, wellness and spa treatments, that can be used alone, as well as in addition to surgical procedures.

The key to receiving good treatments that meet your expectation is to know how about the particular procedure. How does it work? What do I want to achieve? Will it meet my expectations? Is there any downtime? What qualifications/training is needed to administer it? This will give you a good understanding of whether a specific treatment is the right one for you, and enable to ask the right question of your practitioner.

You may also want to research this area too. One of the salient points about cosmetic treatments is that in the wrong hands they can achieve nothing, and you will have wasted your money – but, more importantly, they can leave you with damaged skin that may be irreparable.

There are many excellent facilities throughout Mexico, so if you are looking at dermabrasion options here, make sure you find a reputable clinic. Medical Departures listings are all quality-checked – we list qualification, professional memberships and unedited real patient reviews, alongside high definition clinic photos. Medical Departures also do clinic visits, so we can check facilities out for ourselves, and so you know everything possible has been done to ascertain the quality and standards at the clinics we list, which should help you to choose somewhere you are at ease with.

How does microdermabrasion work and what is it suitable for?

If you have healthy skin, microdermabrasion can be used to lessen pigmentation problems, such as age spots, and to reduce acne scars, fine lines and wrinkles.

What happens during the microdermabrasion procedure?

Two methods of microdermabrasion are in use – Crystal Microderma

The procedure doesn’t take too long – around 30 minutes. There are two methods which may be used –
Crystal microdermabrasion lifts dead skin cells by blasting micro-crystals onto the skin’s surface. The dead skin is then sucked up.

Diamond-Tip microdermabrasion exfoliates the dead skin cells with a diamond-tipped handpiece, and then sucks them up.

What is the recovery time for microdermabrasion?

Very quick – apart from a little redness and swelling, you’ll be able to resume your everyday activities straight after the treatment has finished – just put on a decent moisturizer containing a high SPF and you’ll be good to go. You’ll be able to put make up on too, if you want to cover the redness.

What is the cost of microdermabrasion in Mexico compared to the United States and Canada?

The cost of microdermabrasion in Mexico is around $60, compared to arund $130 in the United States.

What now?

Discover more about the range of options available at our quality-checked clinics.

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