Thread veins are usually a problem on the leg and face area and the cause is largely unknown.
However, temperature changes, standing for long periods of time, alcohol and smoking have been linked to their appearance.
Thread veins are purple, red or blue and stand dilated and visible through to the top layer of the skin.
Many people feel self-conscious about thread veins, making them want to cover up the problem with clothing. Whilst this may not be a problem in the winter, holidays and warm summers can really prove to be difficult and thread veins can seriously damage the self-esteem of the sufferer.
In some sufferers, thread veins can lead to anxiety and sometimes even depression.
The good news is that our special cutting-edge treatment – that is also non-invasive - can solve the problem and eliminate thread veins in no time at all.
Thread vein initial consultation
Initially, our experts will take a look at your thread vein problem area and advise you on the best course of treatment.
They will also be able to answer any questions that you have about the procedure and provide you with after care information.
Thread vein treatment process
We will explain the process in detail when you arrive; the process that we use is Short Wave Diathermy, which is an electrical current sent through the vein by a tiny needle. .
Although you may feel a tingle or stinging effect, most patients describe it as bearable.
Treatments are typically fast and after just two treatment sessions, you should see results. Usually, time between sessions is six weeks.
Thread vein removal results
Results are instant and very successful; the treatment in many cases is permanent and clients are always delighted with the results.