When a person has varicose veins this can be an embarrassing problem. These veins stand out on the leg and can make an attractive leg look unsightly. There is help for people that want to reduce the appearance of these veins. A Vein Removal service in North Hill can help a person reduce the appearance of brains and get their confidence back.
Lasers use beams of light to heat up the veins. This will allow some scar tissue to form in the leg. This scar tissue will then be able to close the wins and the source of blood that flows to the veins will no longer be able to get through. After a year the vein is likely to disappear and will no longer be visible.
There are laser treatments that can be performed on the outside of the skin. This can be used to treat both spider and varicose veins that appear under the surface of the skin. To effective treat these veins several laser treatments are going to be needed.
Sclerotherapy is another treatment that is used to reduce the appearance of veins. This procedure is non surgical and can reduce the appearance of spider veins and varicose veins that are under the surface of the skin. This procedure is minimally invasive and uses micro needles to inject a solution under the skin. This solution will cause the appearance of the veins to fade. The patient often does not feel any pain and the procedure can be over in as little as 30 minutes.
Endovenous laser treatment can help treat larger varicose veins . A laser fiber will be passed through a tube known as a catheter into the vein. The doctor will watch the tube using a duplex ultrasound screen. This is said to be less painful than stripping the vein. A light sedative may be used as requested by the patient. A person will have to wear a compression stocking over the area they had treated for a period of one week to make sure the skin stays clean and free from infection.
Foam Sclerotherapy allows a doctor to treat larger veins. A foam solution is injected into the vein which will immediately go to work on the vein. The foam is than guided through the vein to reduce its size and appearance.
Mini Phlebectomy is a surgical technique and a person will have to be placed under local anesthesia. The vein is removed by using small punctures. It is taken out of the body. There is no scaring or stitches required. A person can even continue with their daily activities after having this procedure.
These are just some ways in which a person can get rid of unsightly veins. Veins can appear on numerous parts of the body including the legs, hands, and even the face. The more visible the vein is the more embarrassed a person often feels. The removal of these veins will allow a person to get back their self confidence and feel good about their appearance once again.