I have a red mark and the vein is still visible after Veinwave, what can I do?

I had Veinwave performed on my knees and inner things about 3 weeks ago. The treated area is still red and has a red mark. It looks a lot like a scar and I am afraid it will not go away. Also, the vein is still visible. What can I do? Please advise.

Answers from doctors (3)


Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Published on Oct 20, 2016

Healing time varies from person to person. It can take some weeks to heal completely and, in some people, you may have the small red/brown dots for months. I recommend massage 2-3 times per day with Arnica or Dermaka cream for better healing. It should fade in time.

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Answered by Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Healing time varies from person to person. It can take some weeks to heal completely and, in some people, you may have the small red/brown dots for months. I recommend massage 2-3 times per day with Arnica or Dermaka cream for better healing. It should fade in time.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


General Vascular Surgery Group

Published on Oct 19, 2016

Wait, these generally resolve with time.

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Answered by General Vascular Surgery Group

Wait, these generally resolve with time.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


More About Doctor Laser Vein Center

Published on Sep 30, 2013

Be patient, it may very well go away. I would recommend you follow up with your doctor to discuss your concerns.

Answered by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

Be patient, it may very well go away. I would recommend you follow up with your doctor to discuss your concerns.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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