Rosacea is a skin disorder that largely concerns the facial skin of the patient. It is characterized by severe redness on the nose, chin, cheeks, and forehead region. This skin disorder can make the nose region look bulbous and swollen. This condition is also referred to as rhinophyma. The good thing is it can be treated. To get an effective treatment for skin redness in Gurgaon one can consult Dr. Niti Gaur.
If the condition is left unattended, it may become more extreme, it can make one appear ruddy, and in some cases, even blood vessels may become noticeable. It mostly affects the face, but in some cases, rosacea can be seen on the chest, back, or neck area. It may sometimes affect the eyes, causing them to feel irritated and to look bloodshot or watery. Red bumps are often associated with this skin condition, and some people may experience pus-filled imples. It is commonly mistaken for acne, any kind of allergy or other skin concerns.
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Causes of Rosacea
There's no specific diagnostic test designed for rosacea. But most skin doctors rely on the medical background of the patient and a physical examination of the skin. The exact cause of this skin concern is yet not discovered, but most skin specialists think that the following factors trigger rosacea.
Abnormalities in the facial blood vessels
Expert skin specialists suggest that anomalies in the facial blood vessels make the face look flushed. Weak or abnormal blood vessels cause persistent redness, and even these blood vessels become visible.
Lighter skin tone
It has been seen that a higher percentage of people with fairer skin color is affected by rosacea when compared to people with darker skin tone.
Demodex folliculorum also known as microscopic mite
Demodex folliculorum mite is a type of parasite that resides on human skin and normally causes no problems. However, it has been found that patients who suffer from rosacea beget a significant number of these mites than other people. It is still unclear whether these mites trigger the condition of rosacea, on rosacea causes the overpopulation of these mites but a correlation has been found.
H. pylori bacteria H. pylori is a bacteria found in the gut. It is known to stimulate the generation of bradykinin which is a small polypeptide that causes the blood vessels to dilate. Experts dermatologists suggest that this bacteria may perform a role in the development of rosacea.
Family history and genetic influence Genetics and family history are often related to rosacea.
Other causes Other factors like consumption of hot beverages, spicy foods, and alcohol abuse is often related to rosacea. Extreme temperature and exposure to sunlight may also trigger reddening of the skin. Emotional stress can also be one of the causes. Other factors include exercises, use of cosmetics and medications that may dilate blood vessels can lead to rosacea.
Rosacea treatment in at Aster Dermatology, Gurgaon
Rosacea is a treatable condition. It can be treated effectively with various skin treatments and also in combination with prescribed topical medications and oral drugs.
Topical medications help reduce inflammation and redness. They can be applied to the skin directly and are commonly used in combination with some oral medications.
Oral antibiotics: These are prescribed for rosacea patients due to its anti-inflammatory properties. Oral antibiotics give faster results than topical ones and are used in severe cases of inflammatory rosacea. It is a powerful drug that represses the generation of oil by the sebaceous glands.
For patients with severe cases of rosacea, laser treatment is widely used. It is a procedure which employs intense pulsed laser light waves. It can be used to shrink them with laser beams. It may sometimes cause bruising, peeling of the skin, swelling, and mild tenderness for some days. Laser treatment can be used to reduce a significant amount of redness and visibility of blood vessels. These laser treatments are usually spaced 3 to 4 weeks apart. Get the best laser treatment for Rosacea in Gurgaon at Aster Dermatology.
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