Understanding Your Skin: What is Rosacea?

We get frequent inquiries as to whether or not the Clarisonic is safe for use with Rosacea. The good news is that the Clarisonic is safe for use with complicated skin conditions like Rosacea. For those of you not familiar Rosacea is a skin condition with symptoms that include inflammation of the cheeks, nose, chin, forehead or eyelids. It can appear as redness, prominent spider-like blood vessels, swelling or skin eruptions. There is no specific cure for Rosacea.

Although there is no cure there are recommendations for a few precautions you can take to help avoid flare-ups. Avoid exposure to the sun and prolonged exertion in hot weather. Try to keep stress at a minimum using one of our quick stress relief suggestions. Finally, try to limit you intake of spicy foods, alcohol, and hot beverages.

For more information on Rosacea visit WebMD.