The Aesthetic Skin Clinic use gold standard ND:YAG lasers to reduce the appearance of spider veins and broken capillaries on the face and/or body leaving you with effective long-term results.
Who is the treatment suitable for?
Laser Vascular Therapy is suitable for the treatment of spider veins, cherry angiomas, telangiectasia, broken capillaries on the face and body.. The treatment is best performed for lighter caucasian skin types.
Is the procedure painful?
Patients will experience a warm flick of heat against the skin with a light cooling of air. Post treatment the vascular spot can instantly appear darker or lighter which means we have absorbed the blood and broken down the vessel. Mild swelling can occur in the treatment are for up to 24hours however most patients find minimal down time.
Is there any downtime after the treatment?
Vascular lesions that have been treated will instantly appear darker or lighter and can form some mild swelling and micro crusting. The vascular spots that have been treated will flake off over the next week. This can be covered with mineral make-up. Sun exposure is to be avoided throughout the downtime with an SPF to protect your skin and your results.
When will I notice results?
Results being seen after one - three treatments of vascular therapy with our lasers is to be expected. Maintenance of capillaries will always be needed.
How many sessions will I need?
A removal of vascular lesions can be seen in one - three treatments however every patient will differ. Maintenance treatments may be recommended in your initial skin consultation.