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Have protruding veins on the breasts. Have been exercising. All test done, normal. What to do?

hello, i have recently noticed blue veins that have just appeared on my breasts. over week ago i noticed one prominent vein on my stomach which dissappeared. i have started back the gym recent 2 weeks too and also i am on day 48 of usually29/31/33 days cycle. i had blood test taken last month on th 18th to check everything was ok because ttc results came back good but doc said progest levels low which indicates no ovulation as yet. i have taken 2 cheap tests both lastweek and neg anyadvice for me would be appreciated thank .
Asked On : Sat, 23 Mar 2013
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thank you for your query.

causes for breast veins-

-Breast veins mostly appear during the puberty when breasts expand rapidly.also in people who work out.
-Sudden weight gain or weight loss and breast augmentation treatment may cause breast veins.
-usage of OCP pills.

this happens when venous valves do not operate normally. This blocks the working of the venous circulation. The veins are pushed onto the skin and they become visible.

Usually the breast veins disappear with time. The veins fade on their own at the end of puberty.some home remedies include-

1.Wear supportive bra -When your breasts are not supported adequately, the gravitational pull may increase the blood flow thereby making the veins more visible.

2.Treatment with vitamin K - Applying a moisturizer enriched with vitamin K may helps. Vitamin K has a number of positive effects on the skin namely production of collagen fiber and maintaining the artery elasticity. It thickens the skin and makes the veins appear lighter.

3.Apply self-tanners to get rid of the veins-these have Vit -E which's necessary for the smooth skin.

thank you ,
wishing you good health
Answered: Wed, 24 Jul 2013
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