Rosacea is a chronic skin condition characterized by persistent redness, visible blood vessels, and sometimes, small, red, pus-filled bumps resembling acne. This condition typically affects the face and can vary in severity, with symptoms often coming and going. While the exact cause of rosacea remains unknown, it is believed to involve a combination of genetic, environmental, and vascular factors.
There are various subtypes of rosacea, each presenting with distinct symptoms:
Erythematotelangiectatic Rosacea: This subtype is characterized by persistent facial redness and visible blood vessels.