Rosacea is a facial rash that occurs mostly in middle-aged men and women. The cause of Rosacea is unknown. It affects people mainly in the 30’s and 40’s, especially those with fair skin.
With Rosacea, the skin of the face and in particular the cheeks and nose tends to flush easily and over time becomes permanently red. Thread veins appear in the same sites and in pustular Rosacea spots and pimples appear too. The condition is aggravated by over production of oil from sebaceous glands, hormonal changes, sun exposure, UVA/UVB, stress, climatic changes and some foods such as coffee, spicy foods and alcohol.
Rosacea generally gets worse if it goes untreated, causing more redness, more pimples and more visible veins. Rosacea can be treated but at this stage cannot be cured. Some severe cases will require oral or topical antibiotics prescribed by your doctor.
Rosacea treatment includes laser Ipl Sr.Quantum on visible veins to reduce redness in combination Facial Treatments and products to protect the skin i.e. broad spectrum sunscreen and antioxidants.