Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition affecting the face. It presents as a tendency to blush or flush easily. Other signs include areas of pimples and broken capillaries commonly on the cheeks, nose, or chin. Rosacea is most commonly seen in patients over 30 years of age. For the most effective results to reduce the severity of symptoms early detection and intervention are key. It is also helpful to be aware of certain triggers that may cause your rosacea to flare. These can include stress, sunlight, spicy foods, and alcohol.
WHAT WE DO:
Depending on your personal needs, rosacea treatments at Gaughf Dermatology may involve the following:
- Topical Medications
- Oral Antibiotics and Anti-Inflammatories
- Laser treatment for facial blood vessels and redness
- Photodynamic Therapy
- Medical grade cosmetic products
Our providers will determine which treatment options will best treat your Acne or Rosacea.
Some treatments are not covered by insurance, including our private label skin care products, which include green tea and antioxidants to reduce inflammation and redness associated with rosacea.