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combobulated Fri 28-Dec-12 22:34:18

Hi my dad appears to be suffering from rosacea. I know he finds it very embarassing and it makes him feel very self concious. He is going through a very stressful time at the minute which I imagine is aggravating the problem and I would really like to help him.

The trouble is I am finding it difficult to raise a conversation with him regarding this as I know he is feeling very low and I dont want to embarass him. He is a typical man doesnt like to discuss things. Just wondered if anyone had any tips for products I could get for him to try and help him.

Manda472 Fri 28-Dec-12 22:36:30

The only thing that worked for me was long term antibiotics. Nothing I bought ever worked and most actually made it worse.

wildirishrose Fri 28-Dec-12 22:47:22

Same. Antibiotics are the only thing that works.

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