There is a wrong impression that varicose veins is just about beauty. People think that since they don’t experience any symptoms it means it is not a serious issue. However, varicose veins are cruel, complications like thrombophlebitis or vein rupture and hemorrhage can happen even in the early stage of the disease. While eczema, hyperpigmentation and ulcer formation will leave an irreparable damage on the legs. The treatment in now era is so fast and painless that there is absolutely no reason to wait until the legs will start to bother. Prophylaxis is the mother of medicine.