How does it feel?
Since a numbing cream is used along with cooling gel packs when needed, most patients feel only minimal discomfort during the procedure. Some patients say it feels like the snapping of a hot rubber band .
What sideeffects will I experience?
You will experience some redness and swelling similar to a mild sunburn that resolves within a few days. Your skin will remain sensitive to the sun, so a high grade SPF sunscreen is recommended. You can resume normal activities the same day if you wish, as it is not contraindicated.
How long does the treatment take?
How many treatments will it take to see results?
You will see improvements in facial veins immediately. Brown spots will flake off after 1-3 weeks. Progressive improvement in fine lines and wrinkles and scars over the next six months.