Rosacea also known as adult acne, is a chronic skin condition which affects as many as 14 million Americans. It is characterized by the development of red papules, pustules, and cysts. Patients can also develop broken blood vessels and facial flushing. Rosacea usually involves the central aspect of the face- including the forehead, cheeks, nose and chin. Hot liquids, spicy foods, and alcohol are known triggers of the symptoms of rosacea. There are various treatments for laser including prescription creams, oral antibiotics, and laser therapy. Dr. Harvey is skilled at treating both mild and severe forms of rosacea.
If you are in need of Rosacea Treatment, please visit one of our office locations.
TPMG Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology – Virginia Beach
TPMG Hampton Roads Center for Dermatology – Newport News