What are Thread Veins?
Thread veins are tiny veins that appear most commonly on the cheeks, nose and legs. Small thread veins are red, but larger ones look purplish. They have many names, including: spider veins. broken veins (not an accurate name, because they are not actually broken) capillary veins.
What causes Thread Veins?
Thread veins occur for a variety of reasons which include:
- Genetic tendency
- Varicose veins
- Leg injuries
- Prolonged sun exposure
- Sedentary lifestyle
- Medical conditions such as tumours inside the abdomen or severe liver disease
What treatments are available for Thread Veins?
At Dermacore, we offer a broad range of treatments for Thread Vein Removal that are non-invasive and highly effective. Book a free consultation to discuss your skin concerns with our skin specialist and develop a plan for a clearer, radiant and youthful skin.