At the Asarch Center for Dermatology, Laser & Mohs Surgery, we are helping our patients minimize the appearance of spider veins with Sclerotherapy
What Are Spider Veins?
These small clusters of red, blue, or purple veins typically appear on the thighs, calves, and ankles. For some people, they are noticeable at a young age. For others, the veins may not become obvious until much later.
What Causes Spider Veins?
Though the exact cause of spider veins is not known, this skin concern is common
How Are Spider Veins Treated?
Sclerotherapy can be used to minimize the appearance of spider veins. Sclerotherapy involves the injection of small amounts of saline into the spider veins which causes them to fade. Varicose veins are not treatable with Sclerotherapy.