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Can you get rosacea on other parts of your body?

Can you get rosacea on other parts of your body?

Unsure: I am unaware of of problematic symptoms from rosacea occurring in areas other than those served by the facial nerves. ...Read more

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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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Past 48 hrs I have been periodically experiencing tiny cold "zap" sensations (random parts of body). I have rosacea, but no other issues. Any ideas?

Past 48 hrs I have been periodically experiencing tiny cold "zap" sensations (random parts of body). I have rosacea, but no other issues. Any ideas?

Nonspecific: These symptoms are nondiagnostic because of their very fleeting nature occurring in scattered areas of the body in a random way. In my experience such nonspecific symptoms rarely result in a specific diagnosis and usually resolve. Rarely are they due to deficiencies of calcium, magnesium, vitamin b12, iron or potassium. If they persist, discuss this with your physician who can order blood work ...Read more

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Can children get rosacea?

Can children get rosacea?

Rosacea in children: Although the incidence of rosacea in adolescents and children is infrequent, such cases have been documented in the medical literature. Eyelid styes may be one form. Rosacea often runs in families, and rosacea sufferers would be wise to be on the lookout for early signs in children in order to seek diagnosis and treatment before the condition worsens. ...Read more

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Will my rosacea get worse with age?

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, hot or spicy foods, emotional stress, and increased temperature or exposure to sun. It can be a troubling condition, but there are effective medical treatments available. ...Read more

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Which cetaphil products should I get for rosacea?

Which cetaphil products should I get for rosacea?

See a doctor: Rosacea is a very common disorder and affects as many as 1 out of 3 people. It can also be very hard to control with over the counter products alone. Many physicians will recommend a combination of a low dose oral antibiotic along with a topical anti-fungal and perhaps a steroid to address both chronic as well as acute symptoms. Best to see a doctor and have them individualize a program. ...Read more

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Can sweat irritate my rosacea or make it worse? My rosacea seems to flare up and get worse ever time i work out. Could sweat be causing this? .

Can sweat irritate my rosacea or make it worse? My rosacea seems to flare up and get worse ever time i work out.  Could sweat be causing this?

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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 are available, but prescription strength products and antibiotics are sometimes helpful. Dermatologist can help. ...Read more

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What type of rosacea effects the whole body? My dr said that's what this is and cream he gave isn't helping. Think it's something else. Please help.

What type of rosacea effects the whole body? My dr said that's what this is and cream he gave isn't helping. Think it's something else. Please help.

Rosacea: Rosacea is characterized by red bumps or pimples on the forehead, nose and cheeks. Some people appear more flushed and blush more when exposed to changes in temperature, etc. Often there is a genetic component to this and more common in fair skinned individuals. See a dermatologist for the flushing and reddened face as well as to determine if rosacea is present. Sunscreen is important. ...Read more

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Best way to get rid of rosacea?

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 an explanation if ipl. ...Read more