This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: * not related to your general health. * has three stages. * first stage the face gets red. * With time, small blood vessels develop making the redness more noticeable. * In the second stage of rosacea, the redness covers a larger area of the face. * Slight swelling, pimples, and pustules develop. * The third stage is characterized by swelling and growth of the nose and central facial areas. * This stage is known as rhinophyma . * Most patients do not progress to the third stage of rosacea. Keloids * A keloid is a greatly enlarged scar that projects above the skin surface. * It is unknown why keloids form. * occur more frequently in dark-skinned people. * There is no satisfactory treatment for keloids....
View Full Document
- Fall '10