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Rosacea (Definition)

A condition of the 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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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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16 YO boy with Rosacea. Wht can I do to cure this as much as possible or completely. I Need to fix it! Also wht natural/home remedies work best?

16 YO boy with Rosacea. Wht can I do to cure this as much as possible or completely. I Need to fix it! Also wht natural/home remedies work best?

Here's the truth: I'm going to assume you're a parent. You can't cure rosacea but you can manage it. It should be possible to make it nearly invisible. If you pursue "natural / home" remedies because you read something on a doctor-bashing website, Junior will be disfigured during his teenaged years and can be permanently mutilated by his disease. Please comply with 21st century medicine -- it works for rosacea. ...Read more