The women included in the study had each developed varicose and spider veins
during their second pregnancy and began treatment within four to eight weeks after giving birth or after conclusion of breastfeeding and without interference of hormonal treatments.
A: Spider veins
are tiny, thin veins that can be seen very close to the skin's surface caused by pooling blood.
may be removed by a cosmetic procedure, but larger varicose veins are a more serious problem requiring medical treatment (surgery, modern endovenous catheter therapy etc.
While spider veins
don't usually present a medical concern, many patients find them unappealing and embarrassing," explains Dr.
She's got some spider veins
on her legs that have come with age so she's planning to get those sorted first and then will spend the next year overhauling herself completely.
Lasers and intense pulse lights (IPLs) have been used for years to treat small spider veins
along the nose and face, but until recently, they've proved ineffective for deep leg veins.
QI HAVE spider veins
on my face and legs which make me very self-conscious.
Hanke: Spider veins
on the face are usually a sign of aging and are not an indication of underlying disease.
Genetic changes take the form of brown spots, freckles and spider veins
It can treat leg veins, facial spider veins
, scars, warts, rosacea, stretch marks, port-wine stains, and hemangiomas.
The results--large flat freckles, wrinkles, red splotches, spider veins
, and precancerous and cancerous lesions.
The product, which also can be used as eye shadow or as a cover-up for spider veins
on legs, is $12.