When this happens, blood can’t get to the surface of the skin and the affected areas turn white and blue. When the blood flow returns, the skin turns red and throbs or weather and stress can trigger attacks. Often the cause of Raynaud’s is not known. People in colder climates are more likely to develop Raynaud’s than people in warmer areas.
Treatment for Raynaud’s may include drugs to keep the blood vessels open.
- Soaking hands in warm water at the first sign of an attack
- Keeping your hands and feet warm in cold weather
- Use Heat Wave Instant Reusable Hand Warmers for immediate warmth and heat on the go