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    Port Wine Stain Directory

    A port wine stain is a type of red or purple birthmark made of dilated blood capillaries. They often appear on the face and do not fade unless you choose to have them treated. Laser treatment can often make a dramatic difference for those wishing to eliminate a port wine stain. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about a port wine stain, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.

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