Elos Vein Treatment FAQs
How does Elos vein treatment work?
The combined radio frequency and light energies of Elos technology precisely target and heat the offending vein, which causes it to fade.
Does Elos vein treatment hurt?
While Elos vein treatment is not painful, treatment of leg veins may be uncomfortable for some patients. In our Clinton Township Med Spa we take care to manage and discomfort during vein treatment by using external cooling or application of a topical anesthetic cream prior to treatment.
Is there downtime after Elos vein treatment?
Elos vein treatment is a no-downtime procedure. Many patients return to normal activities immediately after treatment.
How much does Elos vein treatment cost?
Treatment costs vary depending upon the type, location, depth and number of veins to be treated. Dr. Kowynia will go over these details with you during your initial consultation, and develop a vein treatment plan that is right for your individual appearance goals and your budget.
Is Elos vein treatment right for me?
Elos vein treatment technology works well with most skin types. Small red spider veins on the face or lower body can be treated, as well as larger blue-green colored veins on the legs.
When can I expect to see results?
Improvement may be seen after a single treatment. The total number of required treatment sessions depends on the location, number, extent and depth of the vascular lesions. Maximum clearance is typically achieved within only 1 to 3 Elos vein treatment sessions.