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ROSACEA <ul><li>Cheshire Cosmetic Ltd </li></ul><ul><li>www.cheshire-cosmetic.co.uk </li></ul>
What is Rosacea? <ul><li>Rosacea is a chronic (long-term) disease that affects the skin and sometimes the eyes. </li></ul>...
Who gets Rosacea?  <ul><li>It most often affects adults between the ages of 30 and 60.  </li></ul><ul><li>Rosacea is more ...
What does Rosacea look like?  <ul><li>There are several symptoms and conditions associated with rosacea. </li></ul><ul><li...
<ul><li>Vascular rosacea - persistent flushing and redness. Blood vessels under the skin of the face may dilate (enlarge),...
<ul><li>In the most advanced stage of rosacea, the skin becomes a deep shade of red and inflammation of the eye is more ap...
How is the Eye effected?  <ul><li>Up to 50 percent of people who have rosacea have eye problems caused by the condition.  ...
Can Rosacea be cured?  <ul><li>Although there is no cure for rosacea, it can be treated and controlled.  </li></ul><ul><li...
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  1. 1. ROSACEA <ul><li>Cheshire Cosmetic Ltd </li></ul><ul><li>www.cheshire-cosmetic.co.uk </li></ul>
  2. 2. What is Rosacea? <ul><li>Rosacea is a chronic (long-term) disease that affects the skin and sometimes the eyes. </li></ul><ul><li>The disorder is characterized by redness, pimples, and, in advanced stages, thickened skin. </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  3. 3. Who gets Rosacea? <ul><li>It most often affects adults between the ages of 30 and 60. </li></ul><ul><li>Rosacea is more common in women (particularly during menopause) than men. </li></ul><ul><li>It tends to occur most frequently and is most apparent in people with fair skin. </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  4. 4. What does Rosacea look like? <ul><li>There are several symptoms and conditions associated with rosacea. </li></ul><ul><li>Frequent flushing - Frequent flushing of the center of the face--which may include the forehead, nose, cheeks, and chin--occurs in the earliest stage of rosacea. </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  5. 5. <ul><li>Vascular rosacea - persistent flushing and redness. Blood vessels under the skin of the face may dilate (enlarge), showing through the skin as small red lines </li></ul><ul><li>Inflammatory rosacea - persistent redness and papules (pink bumps) and pustules (bumps containing pus) on the skin </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  6. 6. <ul><li>In the most advanced stage of rosacea, the skin becomes a deep shade of red and inflammation of the eye is more apparent. Numerous telangiectases are often present, and nodules in the skin may become painful. </li></ul><ul><li>A condition called rhinophyma also may develop in some men; it is rare in women. </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  7. 7. How is the Eye effected? <ul><li>Up to 50 percent of people who have rosacea have eye problems caused by the condition. </li></ul><ul><li>Typical symptoms include redness, dryness, itching, burning, tearing, and the sensation of having sand in the eye </li></ul><ul><li>The eyelids may become inflamed and swollen </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
  8. 8. Can Rosacea be cured? <ul><li>Although there is no cure for rosacea, it can be treated and controlled. </li></ul><ul><li>topical antibiotic, ( metronidazole) </li></ul><ul><li>oral antibiotic. (Tetracycline, minocycline, erythromycin, and doxycycline) </li></ul><ul><li>Electro surgery for rosacea </li></ul><ul><li>laser treatment for rosacea </li></ul>Rosacea treatments in Cheshire
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