‘Broken Capillaries’ is a common term used to describe facial capillaries that become visible at the surface of the skin. They can occur on the nose, cheek and chin as part of aging. (Capillaries that occur on the chest can also be treated.)
What makes you more prone to having broken capillaries?
- Having fair skin.
- Sun exposure.
- Hormones of pregnancy and the pill
Treatment Of Facial Capillaries With Intense Pulsed Light.
Intense Pulsed light treatment can be effective to treat facial capillaries. We use the Cutera Limelight IPL for diffuse redness, rosacea, fine facial capillaries as well as isolated capillaries up to about 2 mm thickness.