Cape Town:  021 201 1119  

How to prepare for the procedure

  1. For 24 hours prior to the sclerotherapy:
  2. Do not shave the legs.
  3. Do not use lotions on the legs.
  4. Your doctor will advise you what medications you should avoid. (You should avoid anti-inflammatories, vitamin E and fish oils for 2 days prior to the procedure).
  5. Do not use self tan.
  6. Do not go in the sun prior to your treatment.
  7. Wear loose clothing.
  8. Have someone drive you home.


Room 1521 Christiaan Barnard Hospital, Cape Town, 8001.

  Cape Town Switchboard:  021 201 1119