Skin Care for Rosacea

Skin care plays a central role in keeping rosacea under control. Many skin care products are too harsh for the sensitive skin of rosacea. Such products can cause inflammation and irritation, which can aggravate rosacea and even cause rosacea to progress. When gentle skin care is combined with rosacea treatment and trigger avoidance, people often find that they can keep their rosacea from flaring.

Gentle Skin Care Helps Control Rosacea
10 skin care tips from dermatologists


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Woman washing face

Dermatologists recommend gently washing rosacea-prone skin with lukewarm, not hot, water.

 
 


 

 

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