thread vein

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thread vein

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a small red or purple capillary near to the surface of the skin
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Up to 89 per cent of people who believe they are suffering from harmless thread veins on the surface of their skin are actually displaying signs of hidden varicose veins.
It's a flattering CC cream for the face and body that covers thread veins, cellulite and random blotches.
"We offer an array of treatments at the clinic, including laser hair removal and pigmentation correction, removal of thread veins, laser tattoo removal of all treatable colours and laser skin rejuvenation in addition to aesthetic anti-wrinkle and filler treatments through a qualified nurse.
Naturally occurring anthocyanins in cranberries have been linked with healthier hearts and also strengthening those tiny blood vessel walls in our skin, which can help prevent those pesky thread veins.
Personally, I'm lucky enough to have avoided actual varicose veins so far, but I've been playing 'whack a mole' with thread veins for as long as I've been a beauty editor, and now there's an ominous green thing on my skin too.
This is the case for some of my patients who suffer with patches of small broken veins known as thread veins.
For thread veins and spider veins, there's microsclerotherapy using fine needles to inject an irritant and induce scarring.
feelunique.com) because it's so good at covering up spots, scars, birthmarks, thread veins, old tattoos, you name it.
Professionals from different fields gather to participate in the Sterex Advanced Electrolysis course that is especially designed to give them the opportunity to learn new skills and how to use the electrolysis machine for treatment of skin conditions such as: facial thread veins, spider naevus, skin tags, milia, blood spots, verrucae, various warts and more
The study shows that other top ageing fears for ladies include facial hair, a middle aged spread and thread veins.
Dr Winnington has worked as a scientist for many years, and is confident that the knowledge she has gained will help her clients who are troubled by conditions such as thread veins, spider naevi and cherry spots, fine lines, wrinkles and visible pores, unwanted hair, acne and acne scarring and a variety of other treatments including body treatments for skin tightening, cellulite reduction and muscle strain management.