With winter upon us, Rosacea sufferers will be dreading the extreme temperature changes. The good news is that IPL treatments are very effective in treating this condition. And what’s more, Lasermed is offering discounts on IPL treatments during June and July. To treat the face only, a saving of R300 applies.
Rosacea is no joke. It usually causes a persistent redness in the central part of the face. And small blood vessels on the nose and cheeks often swell and become visible. Although the cause of rosacea isn’t known, it could be due to a combination of hereditary and environmental factors.
A number of factors can trigger flare-ups, including: hot drinks and spicy foods; red wine and other alcoholic beverages; temperature extremes; sunlight or wind; emotions; exercise; drugs that dilate blood vessels, including some blood pressure medications; and various cosmetic products.