Do Blue Temple Veins Return After Yag Laser Treatment?

Do Blue Temple Veins Return After Yag Laser Treatment? Even after several treatments?

Doctor Answers 2

Appearance of veins will return

Unfortunately, blue temple veins will return after a YAG treatment or even after several laser treatment sessions. The YAG laser will definitely help in reducing the appearance of the veins; however, they will eventually return. In order to completely remove the veins, the patient can have surgery to stop the recurrent visibility of them.  

Orlando Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 30 reviews

Slowly return!

Eventually they’ll return. Ng-Yag is often used to successfully combat superficial, dilated blood vessels. I often ask patients how long did it take for the unwanted blood vessel(s) to develop in the first place and typically get answers in the 10-15 year range. In theory, after a vessel has been fully destroyed, it should take almost as long for a new vessel to take its place.

Bobby Buka, MD
New York Dermatologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 7 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.