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Varicose Vein Treatment Market Set to Grow

A report on the varicose vein treatment market is projecting combined annual growth rate of 6.4% globally. Future Market Insights looked at the global market for varicose vein treatments, estimating the markets current value (2016) at just over US $500m. By the end of 2026, the global market for varicose vein treatment is expected to […]

Varicose Vein Treatment Results – Men’s Legs

Before & After Pictures While women are more susceptible to varicose veins, they also affect many male patients too. Cosmedics’ London Vein Centre has revealed the results of varicose vein treatment in a man who had very noticeable varicose veins developing on his lower legs. His varicose veins were treated at Cosmedics’ London Vein Centre […]

EVLA One of 2019’s Biggest Cosmetic Surgery Trends

EVLA made the list of suggestions for the top 5 cosmetic surgery trends for 2019, proving that cosmetic surgery is not all about facial anti-ageing.  In a feature published in Marie Claire, experts explained that varicose veins are very common and something that more and more people are wanting to address to look at their best; […]

70% Brits Embarrassed to Bare Legs

A survey has revealed the high numbers of adults who are so self-conscious about their legs they’d rather cover them up in the summer, yet new ‘day case’ procedures are faster and more effective than generally understood.  The survey of 1,000 adults by OnePoll found: 70% will avoid wearing clothes that show their legs (e.g. […]

Tweakments Expert Advises IPL for Facial Thread Veins

The Daily Mail’s Beauty Clinic inbox this month looks at thread veins, as a reader asked for recommendations to get rid of thread veins on the cheeks.  Author of The Tweakments Guide, Alice Hart-Davis, was asked to give her expert advice on whether any non-surgical treatments could provide a solution. She suggested Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) […]

Varicose Veins And The Risk of Blood Clots

As varicose veins are a blood circulation problem, patients may wonder whether there is an increased risk of blood clots.  Some experts say that varicose veins are not especially likely to cause a blood clot, but there is now research that indicates the reverse and in fact, according to a report published in 2018, varicose […]

Vein Problems and the Ageing Process

Vein problems unfortunately become more common with age. Dr Ross Perry, founder of the London Vein Centre, explains how facial and varicose veins occur, what factors are involved as well as age, and how the problem can be treated. How do facial thread veins occur? “Facial spider veins are relatively common and are caused by […]

Laser, Nd:YAG or IPL for Facial Thread Veins?

Laser, Nd:YAG and IPL may all be suggested as high-tech, injection-free treatments for facial thread veins – but they are not the same thing at all. Which is best? The two systems work in a different way. IPL machines are more likened to a very bright light. This light is polychromatic, not collimated, and delivers a […]

Varicose Vein in Thighs Treatment Results

Before & After Photos Cosmedics’ London Vein Centre has revealed fabulous treatment results from varicose vein removal treatment.  This client had been struggling with the appearance and then the development of varicose veins in her thighs. Varicose veins are more commonly associated with the calves, because they can be seen there even through tights, leggings […]

Laser a Revolution for Facial Thread Veins

The latest advances in medical laser technology have transformed the treatment of thread veins and facial veins in particular. Previously, treatment tended to focus on use of injections to break down the visible and unsightly thread veins. However, this treatment is better suited to larger areas and less well-suited to the delicate facial skin. The […]