Dr. Joel Schlessinger discusses new rosacea treatments with Beauty in the Bag
In a recent Beauty in the Bag article titled “Royal Flush: Rosacea Remedies,” Dr. Joel Schlessinger shares the latest advancements in the treatment of rosacea. Recent advancements in cosmeceuticals have made it easier than ever to minimize redness and soothe irritation.
This skin condition is commonly misunderstood, explains Dr. Joel Schlessinger.
Rosacea affects more than 16 million Americans and most of them don’t even know it. While there’s no known cause for this chronic redness, there are a number of factors that could contribute to its appearance. These factors include sun exposure, temperature changes, wind, alcohol, fragrances and spicy food. There are a number of over-the-counter treatments to minimize redness and inflammation. A dermatologist can also help you create a customized treatment plan to suit your needs.
Dr. Joel Schlessinger recommends his favorite treatments for rosacea.
Dermatologists like Dr. Joel Schlessinger have been recommending tried and true rosacea treatments for years. La Roche-Posay Rosaliac AR Intense is one go-to product that helps reduce redness, irritation and discomfort. Additionally, SkinMedica Redness Relief CalmPlex has an award-winning formula that calms redness and inflammation while replenishing lost moisture.
There are also a few new rosacea treatments on the market. Exuviance AntiRedness Calming Serum instantly reduces facial redness while helping to prevent future flushing. Dr. Joel Schlessinger also recommends CLn Facial Cleanser to gently cleanse sensitive skin without affecting the moisture balance.
To camouflage redness, many dermatologists suggest mineral makeup like jane iredale. Dr. Joel Schlessinger also suggests the new Phytomer CC Crème Skin Perfecting Cream. This multitasking cream corrects skin tone and texture while protecting, moisturizing and brightening the complexion.
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