They include red or pink facial skin, small dilated blood vessels, tiny red bumps sometimes containing pus, cysts. Your eyes can also suffer from rosacea such as a red or pink eye.
Rosacea happens when the blood vessels in the face expand, which causes redness. Things that cause a flare-up are called triggers. Common triggers are exercise, sun and wind exposure, hot weather, stress, spicy foods, alcohol, and hot baths.
Rosacea is a common dermatological condition. It causes the skin to redden and get inflamed. Occurring mostly around the cheeks, nose and chin, severe skin lesions may lead to disfigurement.The main cause of rosacea is unknown. However, other theories suggest that it may be caused by a combination of factors such as microscopic skin mites and fungus, psychological reasons, or a connective tissue malfunction.Rosacea is not considered contagious or infectious.
Yes, especially emotional stress. It is one of the leading causes of rosacea flare-ups. Stress management can be highly effective in reducing its impact, according to a new survey conducted by the National Rosacea Society.
Rosacea is not directly caused by alcohol consumption, but it is presumed to aggravate by it. However, it can prompt or worsen rosacea flare-ups in some patients. It has been reported that some patients develop a skin reaction after drinking.
There is no medical or scientific evidence of the relationship between birth controls pills and rosacea. However recently, some women developed rosacea during menopause due to the increase in flushing as their bodies undergo hormonal changes.
Treating skin conditions may take some time to get them under control as the issues can be complex. At Amaris B. Clinic, we work with patients over the long term when required, to review and adapt treatment once it is underway. We provide tailor-made treatment programme for these skin conditions, and our doctor will be able to offer private prescriptions for the most appropriate medication within the customised programme.