What to expect with Spider Vein Removal?
Veins treatments are spaced between 4-8 weeks apart. Each treatment usually lasts 20 to 30 minutes. Depending on the severity of the veins, you may require between one and three treatments in six-week intervals. The treatment is performed on the existing vessels, diminishing or completely eliminating their appearance. The development of new veins cannot be prevented and if your body tends to develop vascular problems you will most likely need to come back for additional treatments.
Does it work on all skin types?
Yes! Spider vein removal works on a wide range of skin colors.
Is it permanent?
Existing spider veins that are treated will disappear. However, new spider veins are not prevented by the treatment.
How many treatments does it take?
The number of laser treatments depends on the severity of the veins.
Expect at 1-3 treatments.
What happens after treatment?
Your skin may be bruised or discolored. The is not permanent and will subside.
How long do treatments take?
Treatments usually last 20 to 30 minute session.
Are there things to avoid prior to treatment?
Yes! Discontinue tanning or tanning products at least three weeks prior to vein removal. Also, avoid alcohol for at least two weeks before spider vein removal.