Specific characteristics

Various facial signs may be present. The causes of these signs are listed below. Butterfly 'rash'

Erythema, scaling with a discrete red advancing edge on the cheeks and bridge of the nose. The sharp border, lack of pustules and adherent scale make it differ from rosacea.

Papules, pustules and telangiectasia on an erythematous background on cheeks, forehead and chin.

Painful, erythematous, indurated skin infection with a well-defined raised edge.

Red and scaly rash involving eyebrows, eyelids, nasolabial folds. Erythematous on areas that are exposed to sun

Increased browning pigmentation, usually confined to symmetrical areas of the cheeks. Caused by drugs:

• combined oral contraceptive pill

• hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)

• diphenylhydrazine

How To Deal With Rosacea and Eczema

How To Deal With Rosacea and Eczema

Rosacea and Eczema are two skin conditions that are fairly commonly found throughout the world. Each of them is characterized by different features, and can be both discomfiting as well as result in undesirable appearance features. In a nutshell, theyre problems that many would want to deal with.

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