Experts estimate that 50 percent of women experience vein issues like varicose veins and their smaller counterparts – spider veins.

There may not be a whole lot you can do about spider veins once they’ve decided to camp out on your body (aside from booking an appointment to see a vein specialist). That being said, a few preventative measures could do a world of good for your gams.

In the warm weather, sundresses are a must – the flowy frocks are perfect for a daytime shopping trip or a night out on the town. But women with legs that boast spider veins may be hesitant to don the flirty numbers.