spider vein treatment in Houston, TX

cutera® Laser Spider Vein Treatment

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Feel confident in your own skin again

Inside our veins, we all have valves that keep our blood and vasculature running smoothly. Spider and protruding leg veins indicate damage or weakness in these valves This results in malfunction and prevents the blood from leaving the vein. When this happens, blood pools or backs up inside the vessel causing it to swell and appear closer to the skin, forming what’s known as spider veins.

Particularly with age, many men and women will deal with unsightly leg spider veins, telangiectasia and superficial facial veins. However, through the use of Cutera laser technology, our team can help make those issues a thing of the past by eliminating or lessening their appearance with spider vein treatment in Houston..

Treatment details

Treatment type

Cutera laser vein therapy

# of Treatments needed

Usually 1 to 2. The number, color, and size of the treated vessels may require further treatments.

Treatment time

5 to 10 minutes. More time may be required, depending on the treatment parameters

Downtime

None

Spider Veins

Telangiectasia

Superficial facial veins

How Cutera laser spider vein treatment in Houston works

Benefits of Cutera laser spider vein treatment in Houston

Proven, advanced treatments - ChristMD Med Spa uses only the most effective, successful method for vein therapy. The Cutera laser has proven to be excellent in removing unsightly veins from all parts of the body. It's the treatment of choice by Dr. Christi for these reasons:

It's a quick treatment with no downtime and minimal aftercare.

Most clients show significant improvement within 2 to 6 weeks.

The system offers a cooled treatment tip to help protect the skin and provide extra comfort during the procedure.

The treatment is safe and 100% non-invasive.

Cutera laser spider vein treatment is suitable for women and men of all skin tones and types.

It can be done anywhere on the body.

Real results

Your spider vein treatment results

The Cutera laser combines the ideal laser wavelength with customizable parameters to treat a broad range of vessels. From tiny spider veins to deep blue reticular veins, Cutera laser spider vein treatment works quickly, safely, and effectively.

Though your veins will likely remain visible for a brief period following your Cutera laser spider vein treatment in Houston, your body will naturally absorb them over time. There’s also no downtime associated with your procedure, although there are recommended precautions we’ll discuss in detail.

a passionate, experienced medical team

Choosing the right medical spa is the key to realizing the best outcomes.

The ChristiMD staff members are professional, knowledgeable, and compassionate. We are all brought together by a commitment to providing a trustworthy, welcoming space for every visitor who walks through our doors.

Operating inside Methodist Medical Office Building Two, we have access to highly advanced medical treatments that aren’t available under one roof anywhere else in Houston.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the risk factors that cause spider veins?

Some of the most common risk factors that cause spider veins include:

  • Genetics
  • Aging
  • Oral birth control pills
  • Pregnancy
  • Obesity
  • Hormonal changes
  • Other cardiovascular diseases
  • Prolonged standing

Can I treat spider veins at home?

Yes! Support or compression stockings are an option for at-home treatment. You can purchase these items at retail or pharmacies to try to address the pain and discomfort that may be caused due to spider and varicose veins. These serve to offer relief as well as improve circulation in your legs, but may not improve their cosmetic appearance.

Are there side effects to Cutera® laser spider vein treatment?

There can be some swelling and/or redness after treatment, which goes away usually within 24 hours.  You should be able to get back to most normal daily activities, including wearing make-up, immediately.

Can the Cutera® laser treat knotty varicose veins?

Though Cutera laser spider vein treatment can remove unsightly veins from all parts of the body with excellent results, knotty varicose veins are not good candidates for this treatment.

Does Cutera® laser spider vein treatment hurt?

Cutera laser spider vein treatment has been described as feeling similar to a rubber band being snapped against the skin. The feeling dissipates immediately and doesn’t continue after treatment.