Joseph G. Magnant, M.D., F.A.C.S., R.P.VI. Have you noticed a group of small red vein clusters on your face? Have you ever wondered what they are or how you treat them? The tiny veins are right under the surface of the skin, making them very delicate and easy to enlarge and break. The medical term for broken facial capillaries is telangiectasia. There are a few causes of this condition. The small veins just under the surface of your skin are very delicate. An injury to the face, scrubbing too...