Rosacea Causes & Triggers

The exact cause of rosacea is unknown. It seems to be caused by increased 

inflammation and sensitivity of the blood vessels centralized around a person's 

cheeks and nose

Potential Causes include:

Genetics (Family history)

Mites (Demodex folliculorum)

Age

There are many possible triggers of rosacea:

Environmental

sun exposure

heat

extreme temperatures

vigorous exercise

Lifestyle related

stress

lack of sleep

cosmetics

skin care products

alcohol consumption

Dietary

spicy foods

warm/hot temperature foods

chocolate

Certain medications

Beta blockers

Niacin

Topical steroids

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Types of Rosacea

Rosacea Treatments

Clovis Dermatology

275 W. Herndon Ave.
Clovis, CA 93612
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Located in Clovis
We are on the northwest corner of Herndon and Villa, next to the Peachwood Urgent Care
2 blocks west of the 168 freeway