The Veinwave procedure left small scars on my face, will they disappear over time?

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Advanced Vein Center

Published on Apr 13, 2017

I do not like this device because it can cause permanent scarring. Only time will tell in your situation.

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Answered by Advanced Vein Center

I do not like this device because it can cause permanent scarring. Only time will tell in your situation.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vein Specialties of St. Louis

Published on Apr 07, 2017

There should be no long term marks after this procedure if performed by an experienced practitioner. You do not mention how long since the procedure. Try using a product such as DERMAKA for healing the skin.

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Answered by Vein Specialties of St. Louis

There should be no long term marks after this procedure if performed by an experienced practitioner. You do not mention how long since the procedure. Try using a product such as DERMAKA for healing the skin.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Vein Center of Orange County

Published on Apr 23, 2013

We have been using radiofrequency for telangiectasiasmall dilated blood vessels close to the surface of the skinfor four years and have never seen scarring afterward. Hopefully time will heal what you are calling scars.

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Answered by Vein Center of Orange County

We have been using radiofrequency for telangiectasiasmall dilated blood vessels close to the surface of the skinfor four years and have never seen scarring afterward. Hopefully time will heal what you are calling scars.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


General Vascular Surgery Group

Published on Apr 15, 2013

Generally this all resolves with time.

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Answered by General Vascular Surgery Group

Generally this all resolves with time.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


More About Doctor Laser Vein Center

Published on Apr 15, 2013

The Veinwave procedure is not supposed to leave scars, but that doesn't mean that it isn't possible.

Answered by Laser Vein Center (View Profile)

The Veinwave procedure is not supposed to leave scars, but that doesn't mean that it isn't possible.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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