April 2018

Spider veins are a common concern that do not cause physical damage but can make patients feel self-conscious. Spider veins look like thin branchlike red or purple lines and typically show up on the face, thighs, calves, ankles, and feet. These bothersome marks are caused by many factors, including genetics, but they can be treated using Nd:YAG laser technology. Dr. Eugenie Brunner, our extensively trained facial plastic surgeon and laser technician utilizes the Sciton PROFILE® laser to noninvasively break down these blood vessels. Once closed, these blood vessels will fade in appearance. The spider vein treatment takes approximately 45 minutes… Continue Reading

Spider veins, medically called telangiectasias, are small, branchlike pink, purple, or red veins that often develop on the face, legs, and feet. They are not harmful, but they can present an unsightly appearance to some people. As a result, many individuals turn to laser therapy from our practice to help clear away these lines and create smoother, more evenly toned skin in the affected area. Dr. Brunner uses innovative technology for this purpose, and one of the many benefits is that it works on a wide range of skin tones and types. That said, not everyone is a candidate. Laser… Continue Reading