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Rosacea (Definition)

Redness over skin ..Multifactorial thinning of skin where you can see blood vessels ...Read more


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Hi, i have rosacea and i get irritations on my facial skin sometimes.I am participating in outdoor games.Pls suggest me good sunscreen lotion to wear?

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i have rosacea and i get irritations on my facial skin sometimes.I am participating in outdoor games.Pls suggest me good sunscreen lotion to wear?

ZnO and TiO2: Sun screens that contain zinc oxide and titanium dioxide provide good protection, and since they are oxides they are less reactive, and less likely to cause skin irritation. Older zinc oxide preparations were white, while the newer micronized zinc oxide is clear. ...Read more

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I tried laser therapy, finacea & mirvaso to control my rosacea but I failed. So how can I control my rosacea with diet? I always put a sunscreen too.

I tried laser therapy, finacea & mirvaso to control my rosacea but I failed. So how can I control my rosacea with diet? I always put a sunscreen too.

Try minocycline: Read up on minocycline, in the tetracycline famy. Interesting that their beneficial effect on rosacea is not from the antibiotic activity but from a 2nd hand response due to the way the meds modify sebaceous gland production and decrease inflammation. ...Read more

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What sunscreen for rosaeca?

Anything you like: Some creams contain a green tint in addition to sunscreen. The green screens the red of rosacea. If you burn in the sun & live in miami, use a sunscreen every morning spf 15 or higher. See a derm. For control of your rosacea. ...Read more

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Rosaeca what sunscreen should I use?

Rosaeca what sunscreen should I use?

Sunscreen: A strong one. Heat can cause you to flush so stay out of the sun or wear a hat to protect your face. ...Read more

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What's the best way to treat rosacea?

What's the best way to treat rosacea?

Rosacea: Many people have success with topical Flagyl./ metro gel. It comes in 2 strengths. All the best. ...Read more

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What are the best medications for eczema and/or rosacea?

What are the best medications for eczema and/or rosacea?

Two entirely differ: These are two entirely different disease entities and i would first recommend evaluation by dermatologist to establish a definitive diagnosis. Eczema is generally treated with topical steroids and rosacea with prevention and topical antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have been diagnose with early rhinophyma. I have no rosacea symptoms. What is the best medication for it?

Surgery: The usual treatment is surgery, though laser treatment may work. You may consult this site for more info. https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001037.htm ...Read more

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I was wondering what is the best medication for anxiety. I also have rosacea should I go back on a conceptive pill. Regards maeve brophy?

I was wondering what is the best medication for anxiety. I also have rosacea should I go back on a conceptive pill. Regards maeve brophy?

Anxiety: There is no one "best" medication for anxiety. I see that you've listed Lexapro (escitalopram) in your medications, and this can be helpful for some people's anxiety but not everyone's. If your current medication is not providing the desired relief, please work with your physician to find something that helps. Also, most find that psychotherapy is an essential component of anxiety treatment. ...Read more

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