The Canadian Vascular Birthmark web site is to assist kids and their families who are
affected by a birthmark. We provide information, support and resources for those
There are two main types of Vascular birthmarks- Hemangiomas (hee-man-gee-oh-ma)
and Vascular malformations. The word “vascular” refers to blood vessels. Vascular birthmarks are made up of blood vessels that “bunch together” in the skin.
This is a hemangioma before and after.
This is a vascular malformation (venous malformation) before and after multiple treatments and surgery.
This video, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCB3inpLVS4, can also be seen at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFmD7wxp2UaYvQo8by96gXw.
This video, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwI7xktErsk, can also be seen at https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_NkCXuleQqcSO8MFNDeCZ_WCzJclNUfe.