Will Veinwave treat varicose veins?
Is this possible?
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Replied on 8/22/2010
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I still have red marks from the blisters, and the veins seem exactly the same. I go back to him next week. Does this sound normal? Should I have him laser again? Is Veinwave therapy an option?
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Is it normal for skin to get crusty after VeinWave treatment? (1 answer)
I had VeinWave two days ago and now my skin is crusty and flaking around the treatment area. Should I be concerned?
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Are there regional issues. Can this procedure be done by an aesthetician is some states rather than others, for instance?
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Is VeinWave FDA approved? (1 answer)
Is it safe to use in the U.S.?
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Why are pregnant women not good candidates for the Veinwave procedure?
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