Xanthelasma

What is Xanthelasma?

Xanthelasma are soft or hard yellow patches on the inside corners of your eyelids. They’re made up of cholestrol that’s under your skin. They are harmless, if you’re bothered by the way they look, we offer a treatments that can get rid of them.

What Causes Xanthelasma?

xanthalasma may have no cause. However, it can sometimes indicate high cholesterol, hypothyroidism, or a liver condition.

This can be a symptom of high levels of cholesterol or other fats in your blood. It’s also possible to get it even if the cholestrol levels are normal.

Most people with xanthelasma are middle aged or older. It’s more common in women than in men.

Xanthelasma is most common in people whose families are from Asia or the Mediterranean.

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How is xanthelasma treated?

Xanthelasma usually won’t go away on its own. The growths will either stay the same size or get bigger over time.

If you’re worried about your appearance, you can have these growths taken off. We can remove xanthelasma using an electrical current (Advanced Cosmetic Procedure)

What Results can I expect from Electrolysis?

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Deborah Jones

Owner & Founder - Positive Pathways

Deborah has over twenty years experience as a hands on therapist, Lecturer and Author.

You are in safe hands when looking for an advanced practitioner, her passion for electrolysis and constant commitment to client well being gives hope to anyone suffering from unwanted facial hair, with the permanent hair removal solution offered.

She keeps up to date with the latest skills and maintains a very high standard. Her knowledge and expertise are second to none

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