Anything that causes your rosacea to flare up is called a trigger. Sun exposure and emotional stress are the most common triggers for rosacea flare-ups in most patients. Read more: Triggers That May Cause Your Rosacea Flare-ups Article
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Rosacea is an inflammatory condition of the midface characterized by the presence of erythema, papules, pustules,...
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Rosacea is a skin disease that causes redness of the forehead, chin, and lower half of the nose. In addition to inflammation of the facial skin, symptoms include dilation of the blood vessels and pimples (acne rosacea) in the middle third of the face. Oral and topical antibiotics are treatments for rosacea. If left untreated, rhinophyma (a disfiguring nose condition) may result.