rosacea

Colorscience introduces Clinical Redness CorrectorAll Calmâ„¢ Clinical Redness Corrector is formulated for redness, rosacea and sensitive skin, according to the company.
Acne, rosacea meds more expensive for Medicare patients seeing specialistsPatients on Medicare who receive prescriptions for acne and rosacea from specialists pay more for those medications than they would from a primary care physician, according to results of a new study.
Intense pulsed light bridges eye care and aestheticsWhat is this age-defying modern technology that a young, nonmedical professional is applying to her face? It is a YAG laser combined with an intense pulse light (IPL).
February Clinical Considerations for NPs, PasIn our February Clinical Considerations, we take a look at treatment options for a few common skin disorders.
Links shown between rosacea, other diseasesThree studies point to links between rosacea and numerous systemic comorbid diseases.
Rosacea and gastro disorders possibly relatedBecause rosacea is an inflammatory disease there is scientific rationale for a possible association between it and other inflammatory diseases. A recent study demonstrates that rosacea patients have a greater percentage of gastrointestinal disorders than do controls and should be evaluated further if they present with GI symptoms. In such cases a systematic approach to the treatment of both conditions may be warranted.
Updated guidelines for diagnosis, treatment of rosaceaA revised and updated set of criteria and treatment recommendations establishes a phenotype approach to diagnosing and classifying rosacea. This approach marks a transition from treating rosacea patients according to subtype. Global representation may identify research needed to determine whether rosacea is a global condition.
Rosacea treatmentsNewer topical agents for rosacea including ivermectin and brimonidine are effective, and soon could be joined by oxymetazoline cream, experts say. Initial results from phase 2 trials of minocycline foam in rosacea could be available by year's end.
Factors in rosacea pathogenesis clearerKeeping abreast of findings regarding the immunological, neurological and vascular roots of rosacea helps dermatologists target treatments accordingly, experts say.
The role of neuroinflammation in rosaceaNeuroinflammation has recently been recognized as one of the possible factors leading to the development of rosacea. As such, future therapies targeting this pathway could prove effective in rosacea treatment.