People with fair skin commonly called as porcelain skin are prone to this type of skin disease called as rosacea. They are very sensitive to heat, cold and wind and this disease is commonly found in women than compared to men in the age of 30 – 60. There are different types of rosacea but no permanent cure for it. Basing on the severity and the type of the disease, the treatment is given.
The treatment is mainly given by dermatologists as it is a skin disease. The treatment given to this skin disease is not on curative basis but can be measured only on the reduction of inflammatory lesions, and decrease in the number, intensity of burns, duration, the indications of burning, itching and tenderness. There are various causes for rosacea and they are cathelicidin, intestinal bacteria, mites and many others. It was found that people suffering from rosacea have levels of peptide cathelicidin enzyme and mites in their body.
The other factors causing rosacea are exposure to temperatures, strenuous exercise, severe sun burn, stress, anxiety, cold wind, alcohol, certain food and beverages containing caffeine, dairy products, certain cosmetics, skin care products, medications, meat, vegetables and spicy food.