Rosacea is a chronic (long term) skin condition. Rosacea symptoms are flushing or redness on the face. Facial redness on the cheeks, nose, chin, and forehead is mostly accompanied by a slight swelling and burning feeling. Rosacea commonly affects people with fair skin and blue eyes. It typically occurs in people between the ages of 30 and 60. Most Men seeking rosacea treatment often suffer from rhinophyma, which is the thickening of the skin on the nose making it swollen and bulbous.
Let us look at the causes, treatment and controlling measures below :
CAUSE OF ROSACEA/FACIAL REDNESS
Rosacea can show up as :
INTENSE PULSED LIGHT (IPL) ROSACEA/REDNESS ON FACE TREATMENT
IPL is a safe and effective treatment to reduce the following symptoms of rosacea:
IPL treatments are spaced at least one month apart and typically require 3-5 treatments to achieve the best results. With the ongoing treatments we will start to see significant improvements in redness and veins associated with rosacea. Rosacea can be a persistent skin condition and have associated flare ups. Most patients with moderate to severe rosacea will require top up treatments to maintain the result over the years.
GENERAL MEASURES TO CONTROL ROSACEA/FACIAL REDNESS ALONGSIDE IPL TREATMENTS