Rosacea: An Introduction

Stage 1 of Rosacea Disease Progression

The most common characteristics of Stage One Rosacea is persistent redness.

While this redness (erythema) may be intermittent, it is usually present for hours or days at a time.

Capillaries dilate and form vascular spray like designs on the nose, nasolabial folds and cheeks.

The skin may become more sensitive and may react to certain cosmetics.

In addition, the skin is more reactive to most physical and chemical stimuli.

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