BSF - rosacea


ASK THE EXPERT - BSF and talkhealth teamed up to offer our community the opportunity to put their rosacea questions to our panel of dermatology experts. Dr Anton Alexandroff, Dr Nisith Sheth and Dr Emma Wedgeworth who gave advice on all things related to rosacea, treatment options and tips on self-management. The clinic is now closed but you can view the questions and answers here.

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  • Dr Anton Alexandroff

    Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & British...

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  • Dr Nisith Sheth

    Consultant Dermatologist and British Skin Foundation spokesperson

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  • Dr Emma Wedgeworth

    Consultant Dermatologist & BSF spokesperson

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Histamine link

I've done a lot of reading around rosacea and found the histamine link interesting - just wondered what a dematologists point of... Halfpastnine, 19th Apr 2018



I was on roaccutane for a year and my skin looked great, it got rid of all my p's & p's. I've now been off it for 6 months a... Halfpastnine, 19th Apr 2018



My p's & p's seem to get better when my period starts - why is this? Is there a link with hormones? Halfpastnine, 19th Apr 2018


Removing makeup

Hi, l find my rosacea improves when l cleanse with a really gentle cleanser without water. It does take me a few goes to remove ... Catherine247, 19th Apr 2018


are rosacea and blepharitis linked?

Twice I have been diagnosed with Blepharitis and both times the optician has told me I have rosacea, is there a link between the... funasagran, 18th Apr 2018



Why is it I can't use steroid cream on my face? I suffer from both eczema and rosacea. Fruitdrop84, 18th Apr 2018


Genetic link

Hello, I was wondering if there is a genetic link in rosacea? My partner has it but I don't, so I was wondering if our future ch... missisabel, 18th Apr 2018



Hi my mum as rosacea what is the best skincare range for her her cheeks go bright red like and radish muppets12, 18th Apr 2018


No cure?

Hi, is there really no cure for rosacea? Lara J C, 18th Apr 2018


Mental health

I have for 45 yrs felt the impact of my skin condition starting with severe acne then rosacea .This has had a massive impact on... Pearl1957, 16th Apr 2018

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