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Will my rosacea get worse with age?

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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Dr. Joshua Fox
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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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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 always have rosy cheeks... Just like my mother. When i get embarrassed, hot, cold, etc, the redness gets worse, along with burning- is this typical of rosacea? If so, what can I do for it?

I always have rosy cheeks... Just like my mother. When i get embarrassed, hot, cold, etc, the redness gets worse, along with burning- is this typical of rosacea? If so, what can I do for it?

Maybe normal: You need to see your primary care person to discuss this problem. It may not be a major skin disease, but if you do home treatment it could become worse. ...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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My rosacea keeps getting worse, what should I do?

My rosacea keeps getting worse, what should I do?

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

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Why have I developed rosacea at such a young age?

Why have I developed rosacea at such a young age?

Rosacea: Rosacea is not unheard of in the fourth decade. You may benefit from a consultation with a board certified dermatologist to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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What to do if I have rosacea fairly bad and it has gotten drastically worse?

Rosacea: Can be effectively treated with oral and/or topical medications. You should see a dermatologist to have this evaluated and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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How do I tackle problem of rosacea. It had started since last one year and gradually becoming more prominent. Whenever I'm tense it gets worse.

Meds/food/temp.: Most doctors prescribe oral or topical antibiotics for treatment of rosacea so see your doctor for treatments. Also avoiding alcohol, spicy food and extremes of hot and cold can be helpful to avoid flares. Here is a website with more information for you. http://www.uptodate.com/contents/rosacea-the-basics?source=search_result&search=rosacea&selectedTitle=1~80 ...Read more

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How do I get rid of rosacea fast?

How do I get rid of rosacea fast?

Doxycycline: Doxycycline 50mg daily will improve you in 1-2 weeks. If you like it, continue it. 20mg also works but is expensive: strange but true. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of rosacea early?

Multimodal therapy: Rosacea is not a one time fix kind of issue. It is a multimodality kind of problem that is different from patient to patient. Care should begin with overall skin health including sun protection, retinoids acid and pretreatment for light based therapy. Once any flares are quelled a series of tuned broadband light treatments works best in my experience. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of rosacea for good?

You can't: Rosacea cannot be cured, only controlled. You need to identify and avoid triggers such as heat and alcohol. Signs such as the facial redness and bumps can benefit from the services of a good dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of this acne? I think it might be rosacea?

How do I get rid of this acne? I think it might be rosacea?

See a dermatologist : There are a variety of forms and therefor numerous treatments. Not everyone responds the same and treatment may need to be adjusted. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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If i don't notice that my rosacea gets worse with certain irritants, could i be misdiagnosed?

If i don't notice that my rosacea gets worse with certain irritants, could i be misdiagnosed?

Not necessarily: rosacea differs in individual reactivity, just like every snowflake is different....diff reactions from other irritants.... that said you can have rosacea and other reactivities as well.....or just be sensitive to some irritants and not have rosacea ...Read more

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How can I get rid of rosacea?

IPL for Rosacea: I think the best treatment for rosacea is ipl light treatments. In addition you may want to add some Metronidazole gel topical treatments twice a day. ...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