Rosacea is a skin condition characterized by extreme redness resembling acne on the face. Rosacea affect over 16 million of Americans. While the cause of rosacea is unknown and there are no cures, there are treatments which help control it’s side effects. Laser treatments such as intense pulse light (IPL) or commonly known as the photofacial is one of the most effective and safe treatments for rosacea on the market. The photofacial significantly improves the appearance of the skin by targeting the dilated blood vessels, reducing persistent redness and thickening of the skin around the nose and cheeks. In as little as 3 – 5 treatments patients report 80% improvement of their symptoms.
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