Long-Term Relief With Spider Vein Treatment Melbourne
Spider vein treatment offered by Fresh Skin Canvas is a wonderful solution for Melbourne residents, who are suffering from spider vein syndrome. As Melbourne experiences intense solar radiation, spider vein treatment becomes all the more essential. This is due to the fact that the sun can damage the spider veins further, by breaking down the collagen present beneath and near the surface of the skin.
Fresh Skin Canvas offers best quality vein treatment to its valued clients in Melbourne. Let us discuss more this treatment procedure:
What is ‘Spider Veins’?
Spider veins are smaller sized red, blue or purple vessels which twist and turn. They are dilated or stretched blood vessels having a branching pattern and can develop in the legs. They can also be seen through the skin. They are progressive in nature and can increase with age.
How Do You Get Spider Veins?
There are a number of factors which make a person predisposed and susceptible to spider vein disease. These factors include the following:
- Occupations which involve standing
- Hormonal changes
- Using birth control pills
- Postmenopausal hormonal replacement
- History of blood clots
- Conditions which cause an increase in abdominal pressure
- Injury to the skin
- Previous vein surgery
- Exposure to ultraviolet rays
Are Spider Veins Dangerous?
Spider veins can be very dangerous because they can cause an uncomfortable feeling in the legs. The symptoms of spider veins include itching and burning. They can also be a sign of blood backup deep inside which is not visible. Some of the more serious issues can be skin ulcers, bleeding, superficial thrombophlebitis and deep vein thrombosis.
How to Prevent Spider Veins?
Following the guidelines given below can surely help in reducing the chances of getting spider veins:
- Wearing sunscreen to find protection from the sun
- Regular exercise to improve circulation and reduce excess weight
- Taking efforts to avoid any kind of leg injury
- Elevating the legs as much as possible
- Relaxing the legs from time to time
- Wearing good quality elastic stockings
- Avoiding high heels for long periods of time
- Eating a low salt diet, rich in high fibre foods
How Do You Treat Spider Veins?
Spider veins can be very effectively treated using the following treatment options:
- Support stockings
- Lifestyle changes
- Endovenous laser treatment
- Radiofrequency occlusion
- Lasers and intense pulsed light
Therapy, where lasers are used has proven to be quite beneficial. All the treatment options are safe and can be used by a person, belonging to any background.
Spider Vein Treatment Method and Treatment – What are your options?
Spider vein treatment for Melbourne residents:
- Laser treatment for spider veins
- High Energy Nd: YAG session treatment
Is Laser or Sclerotherapy Better for Spider Veins?
Laser therapy or sclerotherapy for spider vein treatment is a modern treatment method in Melbourne. The pain and risks associated with the procedure are minimal. Being a non-invasive treatment option, it is the most preferred method of treatment. There is less trauma to the skin and the procedure can be completed in a short time. The recovery happens immediately and this procedure can also be used on the face.
On the Day of Procedure:
Most of the spider vein treatments can take from 30 minutes to 1 hour to complete and some take much longer. Medications might be administered for your comfort, during the procedure. A qualified surgeon will follow the plan discussed with you, before the treatment. After the treatment, you will wear compression stockings to maximize the chances of treatment success. The patient will be allowed to go home, after a short observation period and the clinicians will discuss with you, the immediate post-operative recovery.
After the Procedure:
For most of the patients, full recovery can start immediately. The skin caregiver will provide you with the instructions about how to care for your skin, symptoms you will experience and potential signs of complication.
There might be some side effects which will disappear very soon after the treatment. The patients may experience temporary skin discolouration, bruising, skin reddening and occasional blisters. The side effects can last for a couple of weeks or months.
Precautions After the Treatment:
The following tips can help one to maintain good health after the treatment:
- Staying fit
- Looking at the work routine
- Wearing the right clothing
How Much Does It Cost to Get Rid of Spider Veins?
Here are the average costs involved:
Initial consultation $50 to $80, special compression stockings $50 to $150, treatment cost $370 to 550.
So, in total Spider Veins treatment can cost up to $500 to $800.
Do Spider Veins Come Back?
The current treatment options available for spider vein treatment results in a high success rate. Regular check-ups and timely treatments can help keep the spider veins from developing further or coming back.