Rosacea: An Introduction

Rosacea Symptoms & Characteristics

Rosacea is a common, chronic inflammatory disorder, usually affecting the central portion of the face and occasionally the V-shaped area of the chest, the back and even the scalp.

Rosacea is actually quite easy to spot and is characterized by:

Rosacea is not contagious, although the demodex mites arguably implicated in rosacea can be passed along.

There are also hereditary and psychological factors associated with rosacea.

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