: a telangiectasia (as of the legs or face) often appearing as a central area with outward radiations resembling the legs of a spider
Recent Examples on the Web Additional services include anti-aging therapies such as Botox and Juvederm, laser hair removal and spider vein treatment. —cleveland, 6 June 2020 For example, body lotion tends to address concerns like firming, cellulite, or spider veins, according to cosmetic chemist Ginger King. —Emma Sarran Webster, Allure, 27 Oct. 2019 The pro also recommends using a gradual self-tanner a few weeks before the big reveal to camouflage discoloration or spider veins. —Jenna Rennert, Vogue, 16 Mar. 2019
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