Article medically reviewed by Dr. Gavin Chan (MBBS, cosmetic physician, liposuctionist)
Templestowe Lower and Berwick Clinics
Dr. Gavin Chan has a background in intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine. Since 2004, Dr. Chan has provided cosmetic procedures, including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, liposuction, fat transfer, skin needling, and laser treatments. He is a doctor trainer for various dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections.
What does the glycolic peel in addition to microdermabrasion achieve as opposed to just having a 60minute session of microdermabrasion.
The combined treatment is more aggressive than either treatment alone. A greater depth of penetration is achieved, but thee is also a greater downtime naturally. The combination can more quickly treat sun damage, pigmentation and skin texture than either treatment alone.