If you suffer from Rosacea take heart, for amazing new research is being done into this uncomfortable skin condition. There are now more treatments available at specialist skin clinics and spas in Melbourne.
Rosacea affects millions of people worldwide. The exact cause of the condition is still unknown but we know genetics play a big part, along with poor circulation, a slow lymphatic system and bacteria. Those with fairer complexions seem to suffer the most. Sun exposure, stress, spicy food, caffeine and cigarettes can all exacerbate the problem.
Rosacea presents as severe skin redness, particularly across the nose and cheeks. The capillaries just below the skin become visible and you can even develop little lumps or pustules. The condition is often misdiagnosed as acne.
In the past Rosacea treatment in Melbourne was largely restricted to anti-inflammatory creams and medication, and antibiotics. Today, however, there are amazing new treatments that are not only very safe but achieve incredible results.
When you search for Rosacea Treatment in Bookwell you'll that specialist clinics use Laser Therapy, Photo Rejuvenation and IPL. These methods are very effective in treating visible blood vessels. They can also reduce redness.
In studies, laser or light treatments have been shown to reduce redness by up to 20%. When used on visible blood vessels the success rate is even higher. Most people see a 50% to 75% reduction, whilst some see a 100% improvement.
The best Rosacea treatment in Melbourne includes LLLT - or Low-Level Laser Therapy, Photo Rejuvenation - which transforms light into heat energy to treat affected areas, and IPL or Intense Pulsed Light therapy.
These methods are 100% chemical and drug-free and require little downtime. Several sessions are usually required and the therapy may be combined with other treatments.
Natural therapies are also available to help treat the symptoms of Rosacea and you'll find a range of spas and clinics on Bookwell.