What is facial redness and why it happens?
Many of you might have faced this problem which is known as Facial Redness. As the name depicts facial redness is the reddening or flushing of face which can be caused by disorders, diseases or other conditions. These causes may include skin infections, problems of skin like rosacea, acne, itching, eczema and many others. Other conditions that may cause flushing of skin are allergies from food or face products, sunburn, insect bites, cellulites or vacuities.
Redness in the face can also be a result of different kinds of emotions. For instance, when you are in anger you face turns red. Even in the situations when you are embarrassed, sad, anxious or stressed, flushing is very common to occur. Depending on the causes, facial redness can be temporary or long lasting. It can remain on your face for just few minutes like in the case of emotional variations or can last for days, weeks, months or even can be permanent but that is a very rare case.
How to prevent facial redness?
- Try to not come in the direct contact of bright sunlight.
- Cut off the use of spicy foods.
- If you consume alcohol, then limit its consumption.
- Consult the doctor for unusual flushing symptoms.
Treatment of facial redness
Facial redness or facial flushing can have detrimental effects if not treated. So, it is better to consult a dermatologist before it becomes serious. There are many treatments for facial redness based on its causes. These treatments can be:
- Keep the affected area clean and dry.
- Proper medication in the case of infection or allergy.
The most effective treatment is Broadband Light treatment which is also applicable for other skin problems like scars, discoloration, wrinkles, blemishes and sunburns etc.
How the broadband light work?
In this procedure, the pulsed light delivered by Broadband Light will provide heat to the upper layer of your skin. Due to this heat, the skin cells will generate new collagen which in turn will make your skin smoother, vibrant and fresh looking by reinstating its natural beauty. The facial redness is treated by the photo thermal energy delivered by Broadband Light as the photo thermal energy directly targets and eliminates the vessels that are responsible for causing redness as well as unwanted melanin. This photo rejuvenation therapy has shown excellent results for facial redness but it can only be given by the specialists as particular wavelength of light is required for particular skin problem.
The best thing about Broadband light treatment is that the process is over in very less time and you can live a normal life after that. The treatment can be completed in one to four hours depending on the extent of the problem. For those having the badly affected skin, the treatment process can be completed in number of sittings by providing this laser treatment time and again.
BBL treatment has shown the best effects on skin as compared to other therapies. In addition, it is the safest method which is gaining more popularity day by day due to its less time and more desirable effects.