Laser IPL Thread Vein Removal
What is thread vein removal?
Thread veins and spider veins (telangiectasia) are small dilated blood vessels that appear under the skin and are either red, purple or blue in colour commonly occurring around the nose, cheeks and back of legs. Thread veins are caused by natural processes such as ageing, acne, rosacea, hormonal factors or certain medications, or environmental damage.
Who can we treat?
The treatment is available for those concerned with the appearance of these fine vessels. A consultation and patch test is mandatory.
How long does the treatment last?
The laser treatment gently damages the cell wall of the varicose vein making it redundant. Once absorbed by the body a re-treatment may be necessary. On average the treatment result lasts about 1 – 2 years.
Whilst the laser treatment is very efficacious it some times is difficult to tell which vessels will respond and how many treatments are required.
During treatment there is mild stinging or discomfort which lasts a few seconds.
You notice and immediate improvement in the area treated. Though sometimes up to 3 treatments is required.
A safe and effective treatment that provides