Help! I Have Veins on My Face – What Treatments Are There?
If you’re worried about spider veins on your face that have developed over time, you’re not alone, but there’s absolutely need for concern as several proven medical solutions are available to treat your condition safely and quickly.
The most common type of vein found on the face and legs, spider veins are broken blood vessels located just below the surface of the skin and are given their name due to their web-shaped appearance. Typically red or blue in colour, spider veins are more common among women than men and their development could be due to one or many factors. Most common factors include hormonal changes such as pregnancy, puberty and menopause, as well as overexposure to the sun, alcohol consumption and weight issues like obesity. Spider veins can also be hereditary.
Fortunately for those affected by this common facial vein condition, there are several treatments for spider veins and Vein Care offers the most comprehensive selection of spider vein treatments in Melbourne and surrounds. (The most popular treatment for facial spider veins is Vascular Laser with wavelength of 532nm KTP to 1064nm Nd:YAG. The wavelengths are decided depending on the size of vein. The treatment of facial veins is very pleasing to patients it helps to increase self-confidence and self-esteem.)
For the best possible outcome with your spider vein treatment using microsclerotherapy, certain lifestyle changes may be required. Depending on your situation and the reason for the development of spider veins, the required lifestyle changes could involve being more careful to cover up and use sunscreen when outdoors in the sun and reducing your alcohol consumption.
With clinics in Camberwell, Boronia and Sydenham, Vein Care is the leading provider of medical solutions for the treatment of abnormal facial veins in the Melbourne area. Contact your nearest location or call 1300 568 676 to book an appointment or learn more about our vein treatment services.