Leg veins are a major source of aggravation. These bulging or web-like veins are an eyesore, and you can’t make them disappear on your own. They make you want to keep your legs covered up all of the time because you are so embarrassed. Worse yet, these veins can lead to some serious discomfort. They can make your legs ache, itch or feel heavy. Nothing you do on your own can eliminate the problem. Sclerotherapy may be able to help you get rid of your problematic leg veins.
Understanding Sclerotherapy and How It Can Help You
Sclerotherapy is a minimally-invasive procedure that involves the injection of a special solution into your affected veins. The solution will cause the walls of your veins to collapse. As the veins are blocked off, they will eventually be replaced by healthy cells in your body. Meanwhile, your blood will find healthy veins to continue to make its make back to the heart. Little to no downtime is involved after the procedure, making it extremely convenient for people with busy schedules and lifestyles.
How Can You Maintain Your Results After Sclerotherapy?
It will likely take months to see the full results of sclerotherapy. Once you do, you want to maintain your results. The best way to avoid more veins is to watch your salt intake and get plenty of exercise to keep your veins strong. You want to promote good circulation. You can also wear compression stockings to preserve the health of your veins. Our team will make sure to provide you with recommendations to maintain your results.
Learn More About Sclerotherapy
Stop living with visible leg veins. Sclerotherapy at Longevity can help you to look and feel better. Make an appointment with our team of professionals at our office in Oklahoma City to discuss the procedure. We will evaluate your veins, determining the best plan of attack to eliminate your problems. Your health history will be evaluated before any decisions are made in order to make sure you are a good candidate for the procedure. You will be able to weigh your options, understand what led to the development of your veins and then learn about how sclerotherapy can change the appearance of your legs for the better.