Rosacea effects more than 16 Million people in the United States and
the northeast of the country has the largest amount of cases. Most
people don't know the signs or symptoms of Rosacea and go untreated.
Rosacea can start out mild and then it can get progressively worse.
You should consult a dermatologist if you have any of these following
symptoms; consistent blushing of the ears, face and neck, pimples or
bumps on the face and chronic facial redness. Symptoms of rosacea
usually gets exacerbated by spicy foods, changes in temperature,
alcohol and stress.
People with Rosacea now have a safe and effective way to treat their
condition. Dr. Banki offers Vbeam Perfecta
to remove the redness of
Rosacea. Vbeam Perfecta
is a laser that delivers pulse of laser energy
at a wavelength of 595nm that passes through skin and is absorbed by
the oxyhemoglobin in the blood vessels. The heat from the laser
destroys the targeted blood vessels and thus reduces the redness
associated with rosacea.
It is advisable for patients to wait for tanned skin to fade before
beginning treatments. Treatments vary on every patient however Dr.
Banki will take the time to discuss your condition and will have a
plan in place to assure the most effective results. Some patients may
experience redness and swelling immediately following treatment,
applying ice packs to the area will reduce these symptoms.