Sun damage and the effects of ageing can leave the skin looking tired and prematurely aged, resulting in hyper-pigmentation and unsightly age spots. Aitec IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) treatments can make a real difference leaving your skin refined, refreshed and revitalised.
Our IPL therapists are also able to treat scars, acne, rosacea and thread veins (known as spider veins) most commonly found on the face and legs.
What Are Spider Veins?
Spider veins are small, thin capillaries that lie close to the surface of the skin. They are connected to a larger venous system, though they are not an essential part of it since they do not actually carry blood to the heart. While spider veins and flushed skin don't usually indicate
How Do Spider Veins Form?
Spider veins form when excess blood backs up in the blood stream. The excess blood creates pressure. The body releases the pressure by creating new veins on the skin's surface. The primary problem with spider veins is their unsightly appearance, but they can also cause aching, swelling, burning.
People within certain ethic groups are often more prone to spider veins, so heredity certainly plays a role. So can hormone therapy and oral contraceptives. Ageing related to sun damage
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