Treatment for Blue Temple Veins?

I am a 24 year old female with blue temple veins that I have had since birth. I went to a clinic for treatment but they said they couldn't help me, although I have heard that the Nd: Yag laser is good for this. I'm worried that my particular veins are not treatable. From my picture, do you think they can be treated?

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Treatment for Blue Temple Veins

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While we cannot make recommendations based on photographs, the latest studies do show that the best treatment for blue temple veins is the new Nd: Yag laser, often done several times, with each treatment spaced at least 2 months apart.

Miami Dermatologist

Blue facial vein treatment

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I have had great success with almost every patient using the long pulsed ND yag for facial and eye veins. This needs to be done by a specialist,  as lasers around the eyes can be dangerous . Please seek a board certified dermatologist in your area  who is fellowship trained in procedural dermatology as we are required to have extensive experience with lasers, facelift, liposuction, fillers and more .

Shawn Allen, MD
Boulder Dermatologist

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