Also indexed as:Rosacea
The redness on your cheeks, nose, and chin may be signs of acne rosacea. How can you calm it down and put your best face forward? According to research or other evidence, the following self-care steps may be helpful.
The right diet is the key to managing many diseases and to improving general quality of life. For this condition, scientific research has found benefit in the following healthy eating tips.
|Avoid alcohol||Alcohol may increase the reddening of the skin affected by rosacea, but alcohol is not the cause of this disease.|
|Cool it down||Spicy foods and hot drinks have been reported to cause flare-ups, but research is needed to support these claims.|
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