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Cryopen – As specialised skin therapists, we are aware that as they want flawless skin, our clients are increasingly asking for our recommendations on the best treatment alternatives.

Social pressures, the urge to appear “perfect” in online video meetings, and other social media photos have only made many people more conscious of their skin and apparent faults.

Cherry angiomas, which fall under the Vascular category of Minor Skin IrregularitiesTM, are one such apparent minor skin imperfection.

They appear as bright red or purple spots on the skin’s surface. Cherry angiomas can therefore be a source of discomfort for many of your present and potential consumers even though they are a frequent superficial skin problem and are not medically concerning.

It is crucial in these situations that you be able to inform your clients about cherry angiomas and suggest the best treatment option for their needs.

How do cherry angiomas work?

Cherry angiomas, often referred to as senile angiomas or patches, are typical skin growths consisting of an overgrowth of endothelial cells, the cells that line blood vessels. They develop as a result of superficial capillary development or dilatation that is benign (noncancerous). They resemble bright red specks that are either flat or elevated that occur on the skin’s surface, hence the term “cherry.”

Cherry angiomas are a member of the “angioma” family, which also includes spider angiomas, another common variety of angioma. The unique appearance of thin blood veins spreading from a central red dot, which gives spider angiomas their name, distinguishes them from cherry angiomas. You will frequently meet both varieties of angiomas on your customers as Minor Skin Irregularities TM (MSI).

As cherry angiomas are rarely hazardous and rarely cause pain or discomfort, your clients shouldn’t be concerned about them when they arise. However, if they are unintentionally injured or punctured, some bleeding may come from them.

Cherry angiomas may be an indication of an underlying disease, hence it is sometimes advised for people to seek medical advice for them. These conditions include the presence of a light red or purple circle or “halo” around the cherry angiomas, a noticeable alteration in their appearance (size, shape, or colour), or a sudden increase in their number.

What places do cherry angiomas show up?

Cherry angiomas typically present as dome-shaped, brilliant red or occasionally purple or bluish papules on the chest, upper, and lower extremities of your clients. They frequently appear on the chest, decolletage, and face.

Cherry angiomas can range from 0.1 to 1 cm in diameter. They may be flat or dome-shaped, and their shapes can range from round to oval. Instead of developing on different parts of the body, many angiomas may occur in clusters in one location.

What are the Cherry Angiomas Contributing Causes?

Cherry angiomas can occur for many different reasons.

Though cherry angiomas do seem to become more common as one ages, especially beyond the age of 30, the ageing process is regarded to play a major impact.

This also holds true for all typical Minor Skin IrregularitiesTM, which tend to increase in frequency as people age.

In addition to age, cherry angiomas are also likely influenced by heredity because certain people appear to be more prone to developing them if they run in their families.

Cherry angiomas have been linked by some genetic research to changes in the GNAQ and GNA11 genes (Q209H).

People may be more prone to this illness if they have certain medical disorders like diabetes or a damaged liver.

As cherry angiomas often emerge on women soon after giving birth, hormones are also thought to play a role in their development.

The rise in prolactin, a hormone that increases the production of breastmilk, may be related to this.

Some people may develop cherry angiomas as a result of exposure to specific environmental gases and chemicals like bromine.

The chemical ingredient bromine, which is found in a variety of commonplace items like plastic, prescription medications, and baked goods, is hypothesised to play a role in the development of cherry angiomas, but this association has not yet been proven.

The development of cherry angiomas may also be influenced by lifestyle variables.

Excessive sun exposure, poor nutrition, and unhealthy lifestyle choices can all be factors in the occurrence of MSI, as well as many other skin defects.

For instance, studies connecting cherry angiomas with higher cholesterol levels in people may be influenced by poor nutrition.

Guidelines for Avoiding Cherry Angiomas

While there are no known treatments to avoid cherry angiomas, adopting a healthy lifestyle in general can be advantageous.

This includes practising healthy eating habits, staying well hydrated, and managing stress.

It’s also advised to refrain from using tobacco products and alcohol, as well as to wear sunscreen frequently.

To protect the body and aid in the elimination of pollutants which may prevent the formation of angiomas, it is advised to consume organic and unprocessed foods strong in antioxidants as well as natural iodine-rich foods like yoghurts, prunes, and strawberries.