Frequently Asked Spider Vein Treatment Questions
Targeted laser light is a safe and accurate way to treat unsightly spider veins. There is no injection, no incision, and the laser treatment is over in mere minutes. The spider vein treatment requires no downtime, so you can get back to your everyday activities right away.
Sclerotherapy is a popular spider vein treatment in which Dr. Huynh injects a sterile solution into the veins to be treated using a fine needle. The special solution causes the veins to disappear, with no chance of reoccurrence.
Sclerotherapy uses an injected solution to diminish spider veins, whereas laser therapy uses targeted laser light. Both treatments are effective at removing spider veins, but different patients will experience varying degrees of success. Laser vein treatment has the benefit of no injection. Dr. Huynh will discuss the advantages of each with you during your free consultation, do a thorough evaluation, and recommend the procedure that is right for you. Multiple vein treatment sessions may be needed to achieve your desired result.
This elective procedure can be done anytime. You may wish to zap them as soon as they appear, or wait to see if they worsen or others appear before seeking vein treatment. If you are experiencing spider veins during as a result of pregnancy, it is recommended that you wait until after giving birth and allow your body to return to normal.
Once specific spider veins are treated, they will most likely never recur. You can develop additional spider veins in the future, however, as a result of pregnancy, aging, and other factors. You can treat new spider veins at any time. Learn more about spider vein treatment and your skin.
Learn more about our advanced spider vein treatments and how they can improve your appearance. Contact Advanced Eye & Laser Center of California, Inc., today for your free aesthetic care consultation.