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Spider Veins

Spider Veins

Treatments for Spider Veins

Spider Veins Defined   Named after their tendency to look like spider webs, spider veins spread out beneath the skin in unsightly and sometimes painful networks of red, blue, or purple tendrils. They appear as a result of age or disease and share the same...
August 29, 2017
Spider Veins

What to Expect After Sclerotherapy Treatment

Sclerotherapy Understood   Sclerotherapy is a non-invasive procedure for the treatment of varicose veins, spider veins, and general venous insufficiency. The procedure can be completed in the doctor’s office in a manner of minutes and requires no anesthesia whatsoever. It offers both cosmetic and medical...
August 24, 2017
Spider Veins

Spider Veins – What Are My Options?

As far as vein disease is concerned, spider veins are a relatively minor problem. These small starbursts of purple or black can be covered with makeup, but it doesn’t solve the problem. However, if you feel uncomfortable wearing shorts or swimwear because of spider veins,...
Spider Veins

How to Get Rid of Spider Veins

For most patients, spider veins don’t present a significant medical problem. However, they can affect an individual’s self-confidence. Fortunately, physicians are able to easily get rid of them, thanks to two treatments. Why Do Spider Veins Form? These abnormal vessels take their name from their...
January 7, 2017