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does alcohol make your nose bigger?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Yes: Long term alcohol use can lead to a condition known as rhinophyma and telangiectasia on the face and nose.

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A 38-year-old member asked:

Does drinking lots of alcohol make for a big nose?

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Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
It can: Its called rhinophyma. Think w. C. Fields.
A 37-year-old member asked:

What alcohol gives you a drinkers nose?

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Dr. Brian Lynch
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Red Alcohol Nose: This is first a genetic condition called rhinophyma. Alcoholism does not cause it, but heavy alcohol consumption does aggravate the condition.

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