What do broken capillaries on the arms&legs mean?

Answer A broken capillary, also known as a "spider vein" or telangiectasia, is a small, curling, threadlike line, pink to red to blue, often on the arms or legs. What broken capillaries mean often depends... Read More »

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What causes broken capillaries in your eye?

Broken capillaries in the eye can be caused by rubbing the eye, sneezing or coughing. Broken capillaries are common and are not considered dangerous, although they can look alarming and red for a w... Read More »

What Are Broken Capillaries?

A common term for broken capillaries is spider veins. A capillary is a small blood vessel located in the tissues of the body. When the vessels tear, the blood seeps out and becomes visible on the s... Read More »

How do I treat broken capillaries?

Broken capillaries are unattractive, particularly those on the face. Many conditions can cause them: too much sun exposure, temperature changes, and too much pressure on the skin (such as popping ... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Broken Capillaries on the Face?

Broken capillaries on your face can be unattractive and cause you to become self-conscious. While the cause of broken capillaries can be a variety of issues, from genetics to too much sun exposure,... Read More »