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Rosacea, also called adult acne or acne rosacea, is a facial skin condition marked by a recurring redness on the cheeks, nose, chin, or forehead. Left untreated, the redness becomes more permanent, and, in advanced cases, the nose may become bumpy, red, and swollen from excess tissue. In some cases the eyes also may be affected, and the condition can result in vision loss.
Also called adult acne, rosacea is a skin condition marked by redness on the nose, cheeks, chin, and forehead. While rosacea cannot be cured, it can be controlled. Rosacea helps readers identify what triggers the condition for them and details the latest in medical and alternative treatments.
Rosacea cannot be cured, but its symptoms can be graetly reduced and its progression arrested through medical treatment and lifestyle modifications. This guide offers readers detailed information about what factors contribute to a flare-up and how the condition can be treated.
This self-care guide helps the over 13 million rosacea sufferers in the U.S. achieve control over their disorder through lifestyle modifications and medical treatment.
About the Author
Arlen Brownstein, MS, ND, is a naturopathic physician. She lives in San Rafael, CA.
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