Our expert says:
Hello Blondie, thank you for the question.
Your best approach would be to consult with an aesthetic practitioner, cosmetic dermatologist, or a plastic surgeon who can examine the area that concerns you and prescribe the best treatment option.
It is not so much the depth of a vein that limits IPL machines, rather the size (width) of the vein that will determine if IPL is an appropriate treatment or not.
There are a number of side effects and complications that can be experienced with laser vein removal, however, if treated appropriately, side effects should be limited to redness, swelling, ad some crusting.
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