Rosacea from the Cold Weather

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Hi everyone

I began getting Rosacea on my face just after Christmas.  Prior to that I have never had it before and think it must have began due to the stress of exams.  My problem is that everytime (literally) I go outside for more than a couple of minutes it flares up. It itches and burns.  It always seems to appear just on my cheeks and across the bridge of my nose, and a tiny bit on my chin.

Does anybody else find the cold causes a Rosacea flare up? If so, any suggestions? I'm back at uni next week and i'm worried that people `take the mick` out of my rashy face.

Many Thanks


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    Hi Jade,

    Roscea can flare up at any time mine seems to get worse with heat, have you seen a doctor he could prescribe you with a course of anti biotics that may help good luck it is a terrible problem.


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    Hi Jade, I am ok in the cold its when i get home and the heat hits me my face flares up pretty bad you can get down with this problem never ending interested in the sulphur cream though even when i put aveeno on now it makes my face go red.


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    I have mild redness all over my face and adding dermalmd rosacea serum to my skin care routine has made a notable difference. I have sensitive skin and am prone to breakouts and dermalmd serum worked beautifully. It wasn't too heavy or fragrant.

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