How long does it take for spider veins to fade after sclerotherapy?
Spider veins can be removed through sclerotherapy in most cases. After treatment with the procedure, it usually takes three to six months before patients notice improvement and after one year 80% will no longer exist on their body as an issue anymore!. The bruising around injection sites may last for days or weeks after treatment and will vary depending on how large your particular cluster of Spider veins are.
How many injections do you need?
It varies depending on the size and extent of your spider veins. Most people take two to four treatment sessions for near-complete results, though an elimination is not guaranteed with anyone session - it can take up to weeks or months before all signs have been gone through completely!
How long does it take to heal after a sclerotherapy session?
You can expect your legs to feel a little sore and bruised for about 2-6 weeks after Sclerotherapy. This procedure typically produces long-lasting results, but you'll need to have patience while they disappear!
What should you avoid after sclerotherapy treatment?
Avoid aspirin, ibuprofen, and other anti-inflammatory medications. Do not take hot baths or sit in a whirlpool/sauna after receiving an injection from your vein doctor because it can reactivate inflammation around that area which will cause more pain than necessary! If there is still swelling, continue avoiding these things for about 2 weeks following the procedure. Stay tuned for more blogs on Frequently asked questions on sclerotherapy.