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Acne rosacea is a common and chronic skin condition that often triggers facial redness. Also known simply as rosacea, it can spread to other areas of the body as well and cause other symptoms.
Rosacea usually affects people over 30 and causes many to feel frustrated, embarrassed or anxious. The right care can keep it in check, though.
Acne rosacea symptoms
Blushing or facial flushing is an early sign of rosacea, with the skin condition often spreading from the nose and cheeks to the forehead and chin and potentially on to the ears, chest and back. Small bumps or pimples are also possible.
There are four types of rosacea, each with its own variation of symptoms. Some people have more than one type: