Facial Vein Treatment

Your body relies on small blood vessels called veins to deliver blood from your body to your heart. Veins are usually not visible through the skin; however, in fairer-skinned individuals (more commonly in women), veins may become visible and are commonly associated with age, occurring in individuals in their 40s and 50s.

Facial veins, most commonly appearing on the forehead, cheeks and eyelids, are dilated blood vessels which are typically the result of the weakening of elastic fibers in the blood vessel walls. Similar to veins in other parts of the body, facial veins are usually unthreatening; however, they can become a source of embarrassment if left untreated. Fortunately, effective cosmetic treatments exist which can eliminate facial spider veins and other common vein types to restore your youthful, even complexion.

To revitalize your facial appearance through the removal of facial veins, contact a healthcare provider in that specializes in facial vein treatment. Call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

Facial Veins Cause

When it comes to causes, facial veins can derive from a number of factors. Differing from spider veins on the legs and feet, facial veins are typically caused by injured veins or capillaries, which may result from a number of factors including:

Facial Vein Removal

Facial veins are typically superficial (i.e., unthreatening). They do, however, pose a cosmetic problem for many individuals, causing embarrassment. Facial vein removal is a cosmetic procedure that can be performed through a number of ways:

A healthcare provider can evaluate the extent and severity of your facial veins, including whether they pose a health risk (such as whether the cause of your facial veins is an underlying health condition which warrants professional attention) or are purely cosmetic. Your healthcare provider will also be able to discuss treatment options with you, determining which treatment is best suited for your cosmetic or health needs.

Restore your confidence and improve your appearance; consult a healthcare provider in that specializes in facial vein treatment. Call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

Author
Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG As an expert in preventive care, innovative treatment solutions, and laparoscopic surgery, board-certified OB/GYN Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG, is a trusted practitioner who’s been in private practice since 1985. Dr. Zikria earned his doctor of medicine from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. He went on to complete a competitive surgical residency program at Georgetown University in Washington. Dr. Zikria then went through a comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology residency program through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at the Magee-Women’s Hospital. He welcomes new and existing patients to his practice in Milpitas, California.

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