Acne Rosacea


Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder on inflammation of the cheeks, nose, chin, forehead, or eyelids. It may emerge as redness, prominent spider-like blood vessels, inflammation, or skin eruptions comparable to acne. Although, acne rosacea is not same as teenager acne.


It is believed that Rosacea is disorders where the blood vessels become damaged when repetitively dilated by stimuli.

Triggers that cause Acne Rosacea

  • Exposure to excessive temperature.
  • Forceful exercise.
  • Severe sunburn.
  • Cold or Moist Air.
  • Sun exposure.
  • Emotional factors (anger, fear, and anxiety).
  • Change of temperature and weather.
  • Some foods and drinks that can trig the condition comprise the alcohol
  • Foods high in histamines like yoghurt, cheese, red wine and spicy food.
  • Certain medications (Vasodilator pills comprises blood pressure medications like nitrates, thiazide diuretics, and calcium channel blockers)
  • Certain topical treatment for acne like chemical peels and microdermabrasion.

Symptoms of Acne Rosacea

  • Redness of the face in confined to small areas or covering the entire face.
  • A tendency to flush or blush in easily.
  • A burning or stinging sensation of the face.
  • An enlarged number of spider-like blood vessels (telangiectasia) of the face.
  • A pimple-like skin eruption.
  • Watery eyes with redness.
  • Rhinophyma (red, bulbous nose)

Complications of Acne Rosacea

  • Psychological stress.
  • Permanent changes in appearance like bulbous nose
  • Social isolation.
  • Lack of confidence.

Tips to avoid acute flare-ups

  • Exposure to the sun and to excessive temperatures should be in the limit as much as possible.
  • Smoking, hot drinks, spicy foods, and alcohol may cause flushing and should be avoided.
  • Chocolate and Red wine are two well known Rosacea triggers.
  • Try to reduce stress.
  • Try to do breathing exercises
  • Yoga, Meditation or other relaxation methods.

Homeopathic Treatment

Homeopathy is strongly recommended in Acne Rosacea. It helps in following ways:

  • Reduces redness.
  • Controls underlying factors.
  • Reduces the hypersensitivity towards stimuli.

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