Rosacea is a common skin condition that causes redness and pimples on your nose, cheeks, chin, and forehead. It is frequently referred to as “adult acne”. Rosacea can also cause burning and soreness in the eyes and eyelids. These signs and symptoms may come and go, flaring up for weeks to months. If it is left untreated, it can get worse.
Causes of Rosacea
The cause of rosacea is unknown, but it could be due to a combination of environmental and hereditary factors. Some factors that often trigger rosacea are:
Since there is no cure, the treatment for rosacea focuses on controlling the signs and symptoms. Luckily, treatment options can significantly improve rosacea. Treatment options consists of:
If you need help managing your rosacea, please call our offices for an appointment.