Vein Removal
Evergreen

What Is Vein Therapy?

Vein removal, or vein therapy, is a non-surgical and non-invasive treatment for unwanted vascular lesions on the face and body. Vascular lesions can take numerous forms, such as spider veins, small varicose veins, broken capillaries, and rosacea. The redness on your skin appears due to broken capillaries or excessive blood accumulation in superficial veins, making them stick out on the skin’s surface. Vein therapy uses multiple techniques to make the capillaries shrink and fade away from the skin’s surface. Our cosmetic providers ensure you get the best vein removal in Evergreen by selecting the ideal treatment modality and device, such as Nd YAG, VascuTouch, or Asclera, based on your unique condition.

What Are My Vein Therapy Options?

Laser Vein Treatment with Nd YAG

Medical Aesthetics performs laser vein treatment using Cutera’s cutting-edge Nd YAG laser device. This treatment involves delivering high-intensity laser energy into the damaged veins and blood vessels. The accumulated blood coagulates, and the damaged vein is eventually destroyed, allowing blood to reroute into healthier veins. Over time, the damaged veins get absorbed by the body and fade away from the skin’s surface.

Radiofrequency Vein Treatment with VascuTouch

Medical Aesthetics performs radiofrequency vein treatment using VascuTouch. This is a low-level radiofrequency device that heats the damaged blood vessels and veins until their walls collapse. The accumulated blood reroutes into healthier veins, and the damaged blood vessels eventually get absorbed by the body. VascuTouch is a suitable treatment for cherry angiomas, rosacea, red spots, broken capillaries, and spider veins.

Sclerotherapy by Asclera

Medical Aesthetics performs sclerotherapy using Asclera, an FDA-approved sclerosant solution. Sclerotherapy is a minimally invasive procedure wherein specialized medicine is injected into spider veins to harden their vein walls. The spider veins’ walls seal shut, and they turn into scar tissues eventually absorbed by the body. This treatment is perfect for spider veins or small varicose veins, also known as reticular veins.

What Does Vein Therapy Treat?

  • Spider veins less than 1mm in diameter
  • Reticular veins less than 3mm in diameter
  • Rosacea
  • Broken capillaries
  • Cherry angiomas
  • Other vascular lesions
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What Are the Unique Benefits of Vein Therapy?

  • Non-surgical and non-invasive treatments
  • Causes no pain or discomfort
  • Numerous techniques available for different conditions
  • Completely safe and effective
  • Negligible risk of complications
  • No downtime or extended recovery periods

How Is Vein Therapy Performed?

The cosmetic doctor will examine your leg veins, discuss your symptoms, and review your medical history. Based on an assessment of the type of vascular lesions you have, such as spider veins, reticular veins, or cherry angiomas, they’ll curate the ideal treatment plan for your vein removal in Evergreen. If they opt for laser or radiofrequency treatment, the appropriate device will deliver laser or radiofrequency energy into the damaged veins. If they select sclerotherapy, they’ll inject Asclera into the spider veins. The number of injections depends on the number of spider veins.

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What Are the Side Effects of Vein Therapy?

Vein therapy causes minimal post-treatment side effects, such as redness, tenderness, swelling, and mild discomfort in the treatment areas. The side effects gradually dissipate in a few days.

What Is the Recovery Process After Vein Therapy?

Vein therapy doesn’t involve any downtime, and you can resume your daily activities immediately. However, you should minimize direct sun exposure for a few days and wear compression stockings for a week. The cosmetic doctor will discuss your post-treatment guidelines.

When Will I See the Results From Vein Therapy?

The results from vein therapy appear gradually over several weeks as the damaged blood vessels get absorbed by the body. In some cases, you may also need multiple sessions spaced a few weeks apart for optimal results.

Am I a Candidate for Vein Therapy in Evergreen, CO?

You’re a candidate for vein therapy if you have redness, spider veins, and broken capillaries on your skin. However, our talented cosmetic doctors will carefully assess your veins and symptoms to ensure you’re a suitable candidate.

Please schedule an appointment to explore your options for vein removal in Evergreen.

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