There are multiple types of rosacea, some mimicking acne, others present with just sensitive, chronically red or flushing skin. Topical and oral medications can be very effective for acne-like rosacea, while Intense Pulsed Light can reduce the redness and flushing associated with rosacea. Choosing a gentle skincare regimen along good sun protection are keys to control rosacea. Dr. Chiu will can you put together a program and skincare regimen to treat your specific subtype of rosacea.
Read about some of Dr. Chiu’s favorite treatments for rosacea and redness in her Beauty Talk article. Click here to read the entire article.
You can also find more information on the different subtypes, symptoms and triggers of rosacea at the National Rosacea Society
The FDA has recently approved a new prescription gel called Mirvaso that is highly effective for flushing and chronic redness. It requires once a day application and works up to 12 hours. Come in for a consultation to learn about this exciting new product.
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