I had VeinWave on my face 5 months ago and I have been left with pitted scarring. Is this normal? Will they fade?

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Advanced Vein Center

Published on Aug 11, 2016

It is not normal to have pitted scarring after the procedure. It is hard to say if it will fade. I would go back and see the person who did the procedure.

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Answered by Advanced Vein Center

It is not normal to have pitted scarring after the procedure. It is hard to say if it will fade. I would go back and see the person who did the procedure.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Published on Aug 04, 2016

You should not have pitted scarring at this stage if the treatment is performed by an experienced practitioner. The RF probe should barely touch the veins being treated. You may see fading over time or could undergo a dermal needling procedure to smooth out the skin. It may take several treatments.

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Answered by Vein Specialties of St. Louis

You should not have pitted scarring at this stage if the treatment is performed by an experienced practitioner. The RF probe should barely touch the veins being treated. You may see fading over time or could undergo a dermal needling procedure to smooth out the skin. It may take several treatments.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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