I am forty-seven years old. I have gotten spider veins around my nose, and red splotches on my face. Is there anyway to treat them without laser treatments? I'm looking for a home remedy.I don't want to cover them with make-up.
Can I Rid my Face of Spider Veins At-Home?
Doctor Answers 2
No effective medical treatment for spider veins
Telangiectases (tiny red vessels) or spider veins (small blue vessels) require destruction by a physical modality, such as lasers (pulsed dye laser for telangiectasia, long pulsed Nd:YAG for blue vessels), sclerotherapy (if the vessels are large enough to inject), electrolysis, gentle electrodessication, or sometimes cryosurgery. There are currently no known effective medical treatments.
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