Red Veins Treatment
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) can give a long term solution to red veins in just a few fast and easy treatments. Unlike some other treatments, there is ‘no downtime’ in as much as you can have a treatment and then return to work afterwards
Not all IPL Treatments are the same
For the best and most effective treatments, a specialist clinic with experienced staff is essential
Following deregulation anyone can now buy and use this equipment, The Pulse Light Equipment is safe and clinically proven to give fast and effective results.
IPL works by emitting specific pulses and frequencies of light that are specific to the red veins they are targeting.
This is a reason why experience is essential. The optimum settings are often a matter of experience and judgement
Types of veins that can be treated
The treatment is effective for a spectrum of blood vessels related conditions and treats facial thread veins, Rosacea, spider veins, and even port wine stains.
How is the treatment carried out?
A smooth gel is applied to the area to be treated and then the IPL applicator is placed on the skin and a short pulses of light are released. The applicator is moved slightly and the whole of the affected area is treated.
How long does each treatment take?
Typically from 15 to 45 minutes per session.
How many sessions are needed?
Typically 3 to 5 treatments give the best possible results, although small red veins may be cleared in just one single session.