What Is Rosacea?

Q:
What is rosacea?

A:
Rosacea is a chronic skin condition featuring redness or inflammation, broken blood vessels on the central face. In rare cases, it also appears on the neck, ears, chest and scalp.

Rosacea mainly appears on Caucasian adult women over 30, but it can appear on any person. It can not be cured, but it can be regulated with treatments.

People with rosacea have following symptoms:

  • Frequent blushing or flushing.
  • Persistent appearance of Inflammation or redness.
  • Acne-like pimples.
  • Visible spider web-like blood vessels.
  • Swelling.
  • Burning or stinging sensation across affected areas.
  • Bloodshot, watery, and irritated eyes.

If you find you have symptoms above, you had better visit hospital. Doctors will diagnose you and decide following treatment.

Keyword: acne rosacea

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