Rosacea is a chronic, genetic skin condition that is more common in women and fair skins. The skin flushes and becomes red easily, in more severe cases there may be pimples and visible broken blood vessels.
The condition often causes embarrassment and low self-esteem in patients who have it. Common tiggers of rosacea include UV exposure, warm temperatures, exercise, alcohol and stress.
Several treatments can be deployed to help control the symptoms: