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Say Goodbye to Rosacea: Clear Choice Dermatology's Expert Solutions for Rosacea Awareness Month

Rosacea: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments to Consider During Rosacea Awareness Month

April is Rosacea Awareness Month, a time to bring attention to a common but often misunderstood skin condition that affects millions of people worldwide. If you suffer from rosacea, you know how frustrating it can be to deal with persistent redness, bumps, and flushing on your face. Fortunately, Clear Choice Dermatology is here to help.   

What is Rosacea?

Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that affects the face, causing redness, bumps, and visible blood vessels. It can also cause flushing, stinging, and burning sensations, as well as eye problems in some cases. Rosacea is often mistaken for acne or other skin conditions, which can make it difficult to treat.

Who is at Risk for Rosacea?

While anyone can develop rosacea, it is more common in fair-skinned individuals with a family history of the condition. Women are also more likely than men to develop rosacea, particularly during menopause. Other factors that can trigger or worsen rosacea include sun exposure, stress, alcohol consumption, spicy foods, and certain medications.

How Can Clear Choice Dermatology Help?

At Clear Choice Dermatology, we understand how frustrating it can be to deal with rosacea. That's why we offer a range of treatments that can help reduce redness, bumps, and other symptoms of rosacea. Our team of board-certified dermatologists has years of experience in treating rosacea, and we use the latest technologies and techniques to achieve optimal results.

Some of the treatments we offer for rosacea include:

  1. Topical medications: Prescription creams and gels can help reduce inflammation and redness associated with rosacea. These medications may contain ingredients like metronidazole, azelaic acid, or brimonidine.
  2. Oral medications: In some cases, oral antibiotics or low-dose oral isotretinoin may be prescribed to help control the symptoms of rosacea. These medications work by reducing inflammation and killing bacteria on the skin.
  3. Skin Care Products: We offer a range of gentle, non-irritating skin care products that can help soothe and protect your skin.
  4. Lifestyle changes: In addition to medical treatments, Clear Choice Dermatology may recommend lifestyle changes to help manage your rosacea. This may include avoiding triggers like sun exposure or spicy foods, wearing sunscreen daily, and using gentle skin care products.

No matter what type of rosacea you have or how severe your symptoms are, Clear Choice Dermatology has a treatment option that can work for you. We work with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan based on their unique needs and goals.


If you're struggling with rosacea, don't suffer in silence. Contact Clear Choice Dermatology today to schedule an appointment and learn more about your treatment options. With the right care and expertise, you can achieve clear, beautiful skin and enjoy a more confident, comfortable life. Remember, April is Rosacea Awareness Month, so take the first step towards clearer skin today!

Friday April 14, 2023