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Doctor insights on: Length Of Rosacea Flare Up

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Will exercise cause my rosacea to flare up?

Will exercise cause my rosacea to flare up?

Exercise & Rosacea: Exercise is one of the triggers that can make rosacea symptoms flare or worsen. Triggers vary from person to person and can include wind, hot baths, spicy foods, sun exposure, "active" skin products. ...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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Can rosacea be diagnosed before a flare-up?

Perhaps: Rosacea symptoms may present gradually. Mild flushing of the face is the key early symptom to distinguish rosacea from acne or breakout problems with skin. I do not know of a "test" that will predict impending rosacea, but family history of rosacea can be helpful. Jim beckman, md. ...Read more

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How long after a rosacea trigger will a flare-up occur?

Can be immediate: Depending on your sensitivity, this can be nearly immediate as triggers such as alcohol are absorbed almost immediately upon entering the stomach and may trigger a flare within minutes. ...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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I have been on roaccutane for a week and have experienced a terrible rosacea flare. My face feels like it is on fire. My derm is away, can I come off?

I have been on roaccutane for a week and have experienced a terrible rosacea flare. My face feels like it is on fire. My derm is away, can I come off?

Accutane: You have chosen to get on Accutane after consulting with your derm. We were not involved in that discussion, so we cant step in for your doctor and tell you what to do. You need to reach your dermatologist or the doctor who is covering for him or her. Your dermatologist's office can help you with that. ...Read more

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Why did my rosacea flare up after laser genesis therapy?

Why did my rosacea flare up after laser genesis therapy?

Blood supply: It is not common to experience inflammation after laser procedures which may temporarily produce chemical mediators that make the vascularity of acne rosacea more prominent during the immediate postoperative period. ...Read more

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Is it common for rosacea flare up after laser genesis treatment?

Is it common for  rosacea flare up after laser genesis treatment?

Yes: Yes it can happen, especially if your skin was not well-prepared prior to treatment. Rosacea patients are sensitive to things that will "trigger" a flare up. Wine, spices, anxiety and heat are types of triggers. Inflammation is a major trigger and a part of many skin treatments. Make sure you have an experienced plastic surgeon or dermatologist caring for you, don't skimp on expertise. ...Read more

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I'm finding it really difficult to find a contraceptive pill which doesn't make my rosacea flare up. Any advice?

I'm finding it really difficult to find a contraceptive pill which doesn't make my rosacea flare up. Any advice?

Other methods: If your rosacea flairs with birth control pills, you might want to discuss trying the vaginal ring, an IUD, or Nexplanon. Fortunately, we have many more contraceptive options available now so there is one that is right for almost everyone but no one is right for all. Hope this helps. ...Read more