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9th Nov 2023

Do Thread Veins Leave You Red-Faced? Intense Pulse Light Therapy (IPL) Can Help

Do Thread Veins Leave You Red-Faced? Intense Pulse Light Therapy (IPL) Can Help

If you suffer from Thread Veins or Rosacea, you’re no stranger to the constant red face that can make you feel self-conscious. Thread veins, also known as spider veins or telangiectasia, are small, superficial blood vessels that often appear as red, purple, or blue lines on the skin, especially on the face. These unsightly veins can create the appearance that you are continually in a state of embarrassment but the good news is that there’s an effective solution to this problem – IPL therapy.

Understanding Thread Veins

Thread veins are common, and they tend to become more noticeable as we age. These dilated blood vessels become visible through the skin’s surface, leading to the appearance of red lines or webs. While makeup can help temporarily mask them, it’s not a permanent fix. If you’re tired of constantly dealing with thread veins and their red-faced effect, IPL therapy is the solution you’ve been waiting for.

IPL Treatment

IPL therapy is a non-invasive and effective method for addressing thread veins. It works by emitting a broad spectrum of light that targets the haemoglobin in the blood vessels. When the light is absorbed by the blood, it causes the vessels to coagulate and gradually fade over time.

The beauty of IPL therapy is that it’s quick, virtually painless, and can provide long-lasting results. Most individuals require multiple sessions to achieve the desired outcome. The specific number of treatments depends on the severity of your thread veins and your skin’s response to the therapy.

The Multiple Benefits of 3Juve

Here at the Laser Clinic Morpeth we have the award-winning Lynton’s 3 JUVE technology because it incorporates Intense Pulse Light (IPL) laser therapy, which is truly remarkable and offers a triple function. One of these functions is the ‘Rebright’ aesthetic function, designed to address skin discoloration and other symptoms by providing optimal stimulation to the dermis and epidermis. This treatment dramatically reduces Rosacea, broken veins, sunspots, and sun damage, leaving your skin looking flawless, as if airbrushed, with a bright, fresh, and natural look. Additionally, it provides the added benefit of skin tightening and the reduction of lines and wrinkles. With the 3Juve, you get a three-in-one solution that can also be used on the neck and chest.

Other advantages

Non-Invasive and Quick: There’s no need for incisions or downtime with IPL therapy, making it a convenient choice for those with busy schedules.

Long-Lasting Results: While maintenance treatments may be needed, IPL therapy can provide lasting improvement so you can finally stop worrying and trying to hide those frustrating thread veins.

If you’re fed up with looking flushed why not treat yourself by putting IPL treatment on the Christmas list and leave the rosy red cheeks for Father Christmas. If you would like to talk things through why not book a consultation with our skin experts we can support you every step of the way to determine if this treatment is right for you. Don’t hesitate to reach out today  or call / text us on 07783 376702.



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