Varicose veins can be ugly. Many people have them removed because they want to have their beautiful skin back. You may not have considered vein...read more
Should I Be Concerned About Dark Veins?
Have you noticed some dark veins on your legs, arms, or face that you hadn't noticed before? It's not uncommon to be able to see blue veins deep under the skin, but perhaps, your veins have become raised and darker in color. Over time you may have also noticed some other symptoms like heaviness or swelling in your legs or pain around the veins. While these symptoms may just be aesthetically unappealing or uncomfortable, they can also point to underlying health conditions that need to be treated. Let's take a look at what regular changes or factors cause dark veins, and when it's time to be concerned.read more
Strengthening Your Veins and Arteries
How much thought do you give to your veins and arteries? You probably exercise because you want to lose weight, build muscle or strengthen your heart. But did you know that your veins and arteries need your attention too? Just like your muscles, your veins and arteries need a workout. When you strengthen them, you may not notice a difference like you would when you work on your back, arms or legs. But that doesn't mean you aren't getting results. However, you may notice when your veins and arteries aren't getting the workout that they need because your legs may swell or feel sore, or you may end up with signs of veinous disease.read more
Forget About Varicose Veins and Spider Veins: New Year, New Legs!
A new year is upon us! Are you the kind of person that loves to make New Year’s resolutions but finds it difficult to follow...read more
Spider Veins FAQ’s: What You Need to Know
Spider veins, you know you've got them when you see little purple or red spider webs spread out across your skin. It can be a shock the first time you see a cluster of them but don't worry. These little veins may be unsightly, but they usually don't cause any harm. And they can be removed if you don't want them hanging around on your skin. Want to know more about spider veins and spider vein removal? We're here to answer your spider veins FAQs.read more
Varicose Vein Treatment: Ditch the Itch!
If you are seeking relief from itchy varicose veins, keep reading. We'll tell you why it's happening and what varicose vein treatment is available.read more
Are Varicose Veins Dangerous? Here’s What You Need to Know
Varicose veins. If you don't already have them, there's a one in four chance that you'll get them. At last count, nearly one-quarter of Americans have varicose veins— that's over 40 million people. Women are 50% more likely to suffer from this incurable condition. And if you have a family member who has or had varicose veins, you are 90% more likely to develop them yourself. Seeing these bulging twisted veins pop up under your skin can be unsettling. They definitely put a blight on a smooth, even skin tone, but when you see one pop up, it's also natural to ask, "Are varicose veins dangerous?"read more
How to Prevent Varicose Veins: Causes, Prevention, and Treatment
Varicose veins are usually just a cosmetic issue but they can also cause complications. Read on to learn ten tips on how to prevent varicose veins.read more
Spider Veins on the Face: They Are Not Uncommon and They Are Treatable
You don't have to live with spider veins on the face. They can be easily eliminated with non-invasive, nearly painless treatment. Read on to learn more!read more