Rosacea is a very common skin disease. In the Midwest, there is a high prevalence of Rosacea related to ethnic ancestry. Common symptoms with Rosacea include:
- Acne-like breakouts
- Eyes red and irritated, eyelids can be swollen
- Redness of the skin
- Skin thickening, especially noticed around the nose (Rhinophyma)
- Visible blood vessels
Treatment for Rosacea is multi-purposed. You will need to prevent exposure to your triggers. Topical products are utilized to keep the skin healthy and calm inflammation. Oral and topical prescriptions are often given for moderate to severe types of Rosacea. Laser/light therapy is also utilized in combination to help achieve your desired results. Call us today to schedule your medical consult.