What are dilated capillaries?
It is often thought that capillaries in the face and other parts of the body become broken, however, the capillaries (Small blood vessels) actually become dilated or enlarged, causing them to be visible on the surface of the skin.
The condition is actually quite common with many people not noticing dilated capillaries until several vessels dilate in the same area, making the condition appear more noticeable.
What causes dilated capillaries?
Dilated capillaries can be caused by several factors. The most common reasons for the condition in Australia is sun damage.
Other reasons for dilated capillaries include Pregnancy, medications, surgery, ageing, liver disease, and rosacea.
Can dilated capillaries be treated?
There is absolutely no reason why you should live with the appearance of dilated capillaries.
With CHIC’s specialist treatments for dilated capillaries, you will be able to relieve the appearance of dilated capillaries and get your skin back to its best. The main treatment we use at CHIC for dilated capillaries is a procedure called Diathermy.
This skin treatment is very quick reduces the appearance of the dilated capillary effectively.
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