Why do Spider Veins appear? Most veins have a genetic connection to why they develop. But changes in hormones at puberty or pregnancy and the use of the birth control pill or a hormonal replacement may play a role.
What is Sclerotherapy? Sclerotherapy is a relatively painless in-office procedure using a small needle to instill solutions in tiny capillaries and larger spider veins. The solution coagulates the blood vessel so it ceases to carry blood. Your body responds by breaking the vein down. This does not harm the circulation and several injections may be needed.
Is Sclerotherapy right for me? Sclerotherapy treats the following types of veins:
- Spider Veins