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A New Solution For Rosacea

What is Rosacea?

Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory (swelling) skin condition.  Most people with rosacea suffer from facial redness, flushing, or bumps and blemishes on the face.  Rosacea is a very common skin condition. People of all skin colors and skin types can get rosacea. It is most common of those with fair skin.  It usually occurs in adults age 30 and older and in more women than med.  Often, those with rosacea have parents who have or have had it.

Common Rosacea Triggers

Food: Spicy food

Emotional Factors: Stress and anxiety

Beverages: Hot drinks like coffee, tea, and alcohol (red wine)

Physical Activities: Exercise or activities that make you feel hot wind

Weather: Sun exposure, extreme hot or cold environments, or strong winds

Skin Care Products: Cosmetic/hair sprays (containing alcohol or fragrance) or topical steroids


What is Mirvaso?

Mirvaso gel is the first topical prescription medication specifically developed to treat the facial redness of rosacea.

How Does Mirvaso Work?

It is believed to reduce facial through direct vasoconstriction (temporarily narrowing the blood vessels of the face) lasting up to 12 hours










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