I Had Velashape Done Today and Have a Purple Vein that Surfaced After, Normal?

I had velashape done today and now I have a deep purple vein surfaced on the back of my hip, close to my butt. How normal is this?

Doctor Answers 1

Veins and Velashape

Veins are not likely to have formed from the vacuum used in Velashape III.

There are veins in the hip area and groin area related to the branches that drain directly into the femoral vein at the level of the groin. Venous insufficiency at the saphenofemoral junction causes these veins to form. 

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