How to make spider veins disappear for good?
Question: Doctor, I have had tiny dilated capillaries running under my cheeks for a long time and they are becoming more visible. I feel like my skin is getting thinner, more vulnerable and more easily irritated by cosmetic products. Can you share with me a way to treat these unsightly spider veins? (Akie, 28 yo)
Answered by Dr. Hun Kim Thao, Dermatologist (CK1) Co-founder & Chief Medical Officer, Grace Skincare Clinic, Ho Chi Minh
Thank you for submitting your question to Grace Skincare Clinic. Dilated capillary, also called spider veins, is a common issue for skin that is thin, inelastic and sensitive. It is recommended that you determine the causes of your case so that your dermatologist can set up the most suitable treatment program for you.
A few common causes of dilate capillaries are genetic tendency, hormonal imbalance, overexposure with direct sunlight, narcotics and alcohol abuse or unhealthy skin care and make up habits, especially using products that contain corticosteroid which makes the skin thinner and more vulnerable. Based on the information you have provided, I believe that your specific case is the consequence of improper make up usage, hormonal imbalance and natural aging. However, for the most accurate diagnose, we hope that you can pay a visit to Grace Skincare Clinic so our dermatologists can directly examine your skin.
Dilated capillary treatment
Banishing dilated capillary requires a medical intervention and a treatment program designed by a seasoned dermatologist. At the moment, the most popular treatment method for this skin issue is laser technology. Among the many laser technologies, Alma Q laser rises as the most powerful and safest technology. Please be cautious about folk remedies such as acupuncture or cold compression as they are not scientifically proven, thus can even result in worsening the issue and damage your skin even further.
Why is Alma Q laser the superior treatment method for dilated capillaries?
– Alma Q laser is a technology trusted by more than 60 major dermatology hospitals and clinics worldwide. The Alma Q laser technology’s effectiveness in treating dilate capillaries is FDA and CE –approved.
– Using its 1064 nm wavelength, the Alma Q laser targets the deeper layers of our skin and reaches the capillaries, clogs the visible ones and makes them disappear.
– Alma Q laser is also a highly safe and effective treatment method for pigment disorders and tattoo removal for its ease of control, only targeting the spot that needs treatment and avoid damaging the surrounding tissues.
Alma Q laser can make your spider veins disappear for good:
– Treat and heal existing capillary damage by emitting short wavelengths light pulses at a high frequency (5Hz). The heat radiated from the laser can stimulate the collagen production process, bringing the patient more youthful looking skin. Therefore, Alma Q laser can deal with spider veins and minor age indications at the same time.
– Alma Q laser technology brings long lasting result after a few sessions, improving multiple skin issues at a time. Another plus side is that patients do not need down time to heal after a treatment session with Alma Q laser, unlike other technologies on the market.
To enhance the effectiveness of your dilated capillary treatment program, it is crucial that you follow the instruction from your dermatologist as well as maintaining a suitable skin care regimen and a healthy lifestyle
Dr. Hun Kim Thao
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