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Could rosacea treatment cure redness from acne?

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Dr. Marc Sanders
Dermatology

In brief: Maybe

Most of the treatments for rosacea are for the pimples that occur with it.
They usually don't help the redness. There is a new drug, Mirvaso, that constricts blood vessels and helps the redness of rosacea. Although not approved for acne, it might help the redness there also.

In brief: Maybe

Most of the treatments for rosacea are for the pimples that occur with it.
They usually don't help the redness. There is a new drug, Mirvaso, that constricts blood vessels and helps the redness of rosacea. Although not approved for acne, it might help the redness there also.
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