Rosacea is an acne -like disease of the sebaceous glands regions of the face with inflammatory nodules, pustules and enlarged sebaceous glands. Increased facial redness and broken capillaries can be additional features of rosacea. Another colloquially known word for rosacea is “copper rose”.
The therapy of Rosacea must be custom designed for the patient to ensure a long-term resolution of the problem. In addition to local and tablet therapies I offer as your dermatologist in Vienna
- medical Peelings and also
- a modern therapy with Intense Pulsed Light ( IPL ).
Essential for the success of treatment is the protection from intense light and additionally the avoidance of creams and substances that can irritate or damage the delicate skin .