Of course, there is a cosmetic component to varicose veins. Most of the time, they can be seen on your legs, and they may make it uncomfortable for you to wear shorts or skirts. Spider veins, contrarily, are a smaller version of varicose veins that are purely cosmetic. Varicose veins can have a significant impact on your health and how much you enjoy your life.
Varicose veins may:
• be uncomfortable or painful
• causes swelling
• leads to changes in the color of your skin, or cause it to get thicker
• increases your risk of blood clots
• bleeds a lot when injured
So Varicose veins can be considered as a cosmetic problem. But it can lead in to more health problems, If left untreated.