Capillary Treatment

What Is Capillary Treatment?

New advances in laser technology permit the effective and safe removal of broken capillaries and small, spider-like veins on the nose and face. Broken Capillaries are enlarged blood vessels that have widened due to a weakness in the vein wall or a problem with the valves that control the flow of blood. The veins are generally part of over exposure to the sun, the aging process, the result of hormones, or simply due to genetics. With a easy and quick laser treatment, there is no longer a reason to live with distracting appearance of capillaries.

Who Are Good Candidates for Capillary Treatment?

Laser capillary treatments work on those individuals who suffer from small surface blue, red, and purple broken capillaries.

How Is a Capillary Treatment Procedure Performed?

The procedure is relatively quick. No anesthesia is required. In order to protect eyes from the laser light the patient wears goggles. The laser light is placed across the damaged capillaries causing these capillaries to go into spasm and disappear as they are being treated. The veins usually disappear immediately and very few recur or require a second treatment.

How Long Do the Results Last?

Provides gradual, natural-looking improvement with long-lasting results. Final results may take up to month to become apparent.

What Are Side Effects of Capillary Treatments?

The treatment is relatively free of side effects and there is mainly very minimal redness or discomfort which ordinarily resolves in a couple of hours.

treatment Aloe Vera gel is applied to soothe the skin. The skin settles within half an hour in the majority of cases. There are no bandages involved. List of specific instructions are given to patient for the immediate post-procedure period.

The main thing to remember is to avoid anything that could make the face flush to do not re-open the treated capillaries. These things would include spas, saunas, very hot showers or baths, alcohol, solariums and vigorous exercise.