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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Corey Maas
35 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Treat rosacea: You can control it and improve it but rosacea is not cured. Best options metrogel, Oracea and intense pulsed light. See http://www.Maasclinic.Com for ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
35 years experience Ophthalmology
Rosacea: Can be effectively treated with oral and/or topical medications. You should see a dermatologist to have this evaluated and treated appropriately.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Yes stress can cause a flare in some individuals just as stress can affect acne or psoriasis.
Dr. Frederick Coville
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Stress, alcohol consumption, some food sensitvities, hormonal imbalances, anxiety, embarassment, spicy foods -- all can be triggers for rosacea. Your ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Rosacea often occurs in people in their 50s but it is not associated with menopause.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
13 years experience Dermatology
Possible: Rosacea can look like several other diagnoses. Most people with rosacea get worse with the sun and alcohol. Most other triggers vary from person to pe ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: It can. There are several topical and some oral products that are designed to help with the redness and inflammation of rosacea. Some otc products ar ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
19 years experience Dermatology
Rosacea: Wear broad-spectrum sunscreen with an spf of 30 or higher, protect your face in the winter with a scarf or ski mask, avoid irritating your facial skin ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Macdonald
33 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Age, sun, stress: As you age, your rosacea may progress. Sun exposure or stress may also make it worse.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Willa Terry
32 years experience Pediatrics
See a dermatologist: Rosacea is a common, chronic, acne-like skin condition that affects adults, and its symptoms tend to come and go. Rosacea triggers include alcohol, ... Read More
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