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Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that results in skin redness and raised sores similar in appearance to acne. The causes of rosacea are not understood, but you may be at an increased risk if you are:

  • 30-50 years of age
  • Fair-skinned
  • A woman

However, men often have more severe rosacea symptoms. Rosacea is not dangerous or harmful, but the symptoms can be embarrassing, especially because people often cannot tell the difference between rosacea and acne.

Is It Risky to Get a Photofacial while Breastfeeding?

No. A photofacial is a noninvasive cosmetic treatment that has very little impact beyond the skin and tissue of the treated area. Your photofacial will target skin discoloration to even out your complexion and may help to reduce sun damage. The only possible concern is the use of topical anesthetic prior to treatment. This generally isn’t necessary, and if you do without this step or pump and discard before your next feeding, there should be no health concern.

What is a Fotofacial?

Fotofacials employ innovative light-based technology to stimulate collagen production and connective tissue growth in the facial region. This minimally invasive, non-surgical procedure will restore a smoother, more youthful facial complexion and is very effective at treating a variety of skin conditions.

At Facial Aesthetics, we commonly recommend Fotofacials to treat the following conditions: