Rosacea produces redness and flushing of the skin, as well as pustules and papules. Areas of the face, including the nose, cheeks, forehead, and chin, are the primary sites, but some people experience symptoms on their necks, backs, scalp, arms, and legs.
Rosacea can cause more than redness. There are so many signs and symptoms that rosacea has four subtypes:
Redness, flushing, visible blood vessels.
Redness, swelling, and acne-like breakouts.
Skin thickens and has a bumpy texture.
Eyes red and irritated, eyelids can be swollen, and person may have what looks like a sty.
Oral and topical rosacea treatments are available, as well as treatments to minimize facial redness. Let us help you determine what type of rosacea you have, and the best individual treatment for you.
Rosacea (rose-AY-sha) is a common skin disease. It often begins with a tendency to blush or flush more easily than other people.