Aclaris completes $65M deal for rosacea treatment
Malvern-based Aclaris  Therapeutics Inc. completed its previously announced $65 million acquisition of Rhofade, a rosacea treatment, from Allergan. The Food and Drug Administration approved Rhofade, a cream, last year as topical treatment of persistent facial erythema or redness associated with rosacea in adults. “ An estimated 16 million American adults have rosacea, yet only a small fraction of that number seeks professional care," said Dr. Neal Walker, president and CEO of Aclaris (NASDAQ:… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Aclaris completes $65M deal for rosacea treatment
Malvern-based Aclaris  Therapeutics Inc. completed its previously announced $65 million acquisition of Rhofade, a rosacea treatment, from Allergan. The Food and Drug Administration approved Rhofade, a cream, last year as topical treatment of persistent facial erythema or redness associated with rosacea in adults. “ An estimated 16 million American adults have rosacea, yet only a small fraction of that number seeks professional care," said Dr. Neal Walker, president and CEO of Aclaris (NASDAQ:… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Here ’s Why You Get More Acne in the Winter — And How to Fix It
Nothing much blooms in winter, but pimples may be an exception. A 2015 study of New England acne patients found the percentage of them who enjoyed a clear complexion was greatest during summer and fall. Winter, on the other hand, tended to be a rough season; rates of moderate-to-severe acne leaped 11% among the study participants in winter compared to summer. One reason your skin tends to act up in cold weather may have to do with sebum, a type of oil that the small glands of the skin secrete. Sebum helps keep your skin properly moist and supple, but too much can cause the cells in your skin to stick together. This can lea...
Source: TIME: Health - November 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Research Source Type: news

Addressing Aging Skin Issues: Rosacea, Dry Skin, Tags and More
Don't give up on having a great complexion. ... Learn how to banish redness, bumps and spots ... Getty Images ... Whether you ’ve coasted for decades with a flawless complexion or bumped along with ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - November 13, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Experimental drug for rosacea meets late-stage goals
Foamix announced positive results this week for its new treatment for a common skin problem. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - November 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Foamix's treatment for common skin condition meets late-stage trial goals
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd said on Wednesday its experimental foam treatment for rosacea, a common skin condition that causes acne-like bumps and redness on the face, met the main goals of two late-stage clinical trials. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Study: Polyphenols may relieve rosacea symptoms
(Natural News) The National Rosacea Society reports that more than 16 million Americans suffer from rosacea – though as many as 95 percent of them are unaware of it. What is rosacea? This common, chronic and incurable facial condition is characterized by redness of the cheeks, forehead, nose and chin; small but visible blood vessels;... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aclaris plans $92.9M public stock offering
Part of the proceeds from Aclaris' $92.9M stock will be used for its pending purchase of Allergan's rosacea drug. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news

Coffee May Reduce Rosacea Risk Coffee May Reduce Rosacea Risk
Caffeinated coffee was associated with a significant reduction in risk of rosacea but other sources of caffeine, such as soda and tea, did not appear protective.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Consuming Caffeine From Coffee Reduces Incident Rosacea
THURSDAY, Oct. 18, 2018 -- Caffeine intake from coffee is inversely associated with the risk for incident rosacea, according to a study published online Oct. 17 in JAMA Dermatology. Suyun Li, Ph.D., from the Qingdao University in China, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Don't Want Rosacea? Drinking Coffee Might Help
Title: Don't Want Rosacea? Drinking Coffee Might HelpCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/18/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - October 18, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Don't Want Rosacea? Drinking Coffee Might Help
New research appears to challenge longstanding wisdom that those who struggle with rosacea should avoid both caffeine and hot drinks of any kind. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee May Be Good for Women's Skin (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Lower rosacea risk seen among coffee drinkers in study of nurses (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - October 17, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Drinking at least four cups of coffee a day could slash your risk of rosacea by 20%
The new study, led by Brown University in Rhode Island, found that the protective effects were only shown in caffeinated coffee. Decaf coffee did not lower participants' rosacea risk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee May Tame the Redness of Rosacea
Women who drank four or more cups of caffeinated coffee a day had a 23 percent lower risk of the skin disorder than those who drank less than a cup a month. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Coffee Rosacea Skin Caffeine Source Type: news

Don't Want Rosacea? Drinking Coffee Might Help
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 17, 2018 -- Contrary to popular belief, new research suggests that drinking coffee might be a good prescription for avoiding the unsightly skin condition known as rosacea. The finding is based on an analysis of rosacea risk and... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 17, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

$65 million: Aclaris buying rights to rosacea drug from Allergan
Aclaris Therapeutics has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the worldwide rights to Rhofade cream, a rosacea treatment, from Allergan for $65 million. Rhofade was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in January 2017 for the topical treatment of persistent facial erythema, or redness, associated with rosacea in adults. The skin disorder afflicts an estimated 16 million people in the United States, according to the National Rosacea Society . “We are excited to acquire Rhofade;… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 16, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Demodex Mites and Immune Reaction in Pathogenesis of Rosacea Demodex Mites and Immune Reaction in Pathogenesis of Rosacea
Is interaction of Demodex mites with the host immune system instrumental in the pathogenesis of rosacea?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause flushed skin?
Flushed skin is often a harmless and short-lived reaction to being too hot, exercising, or having emotional responses, including anxiety and embarrassment. However, flushing can sometimes be a sign of an underlying medical condition, such as rosacea, certain cancers, or an endocrine disorder. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Incidence and Prevalence of Rosacea Incidence and Prevalence of Rosacea
This study aimed to determine the global burden of rosacea. How prevalent is this disease worldwide?The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Rosacea: 5 Things to Know Rosacea: 5 Things to Know
These five things include some lesser known, but critically important, facts about rosacea and its management.Medscape Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Viewpoint Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes rosy cheeks?
Rosy cheeks can be the result of many benign causes, such as being hot. However, there are several causes that may require medical attention, including acne, rosacea, and lupus. We look at some of the causes of facial flushing and explain the steps that people can take to treat, manage, and prevent them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: Should I worry about my swollen ankles? Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions  
The Daily Mail's resident GP answers your health concerns. This week, he focuses on the presence of 'cankles' and treatments for rosacea and rhinophyma (bulbous nose). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother-of-two, 33, says water bottled near Balmoral healed her red and firey rosacea
EXCLUSIVE: Kirsten Campbell, 33, claims drinking Deeside Mineral Water, bottled near Balmoral Castle, cleared up her rosacea after medicine did not help, adding to its health claims. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Syneron Candela wins FDA nod for Vbeam Prisma cosmetic laser
Syneron Candela said today it won FDA clearance for a next-gen version of its Vbeam, the Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser designed to treat skin conditions. The newly cleared device is intended for use in treating skin conditions including rosacea, port wine stains, acne, facial, leg and spider veins, scars, benign pigmented lesions and wrinkles, warts, stretch marks and photo aging, the Wayland, Mass.-based company said. “In a clinical study using Vbeam Prima, facial redness and rosacea symptoms were dramatically reduced after 4 treatments. I’ve worked with the Vbeam platform for years, and I am extremely excited ab...
Source: Mass Device - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Syneron Medical Ltd. Source Type: news

Syneron Candela wins FDA nod for Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser
Syneron Candela said today it won FDA clearance for a next-gen version of its Vbeam, the Vbeam Prima cosmetic laser designed to treat skin conditions. The newly cleared device is intended for use in treating skin conditions including rosacea, port wine stains, acne, facial, leg and spider veins, scars, benign pigmented lesions and wrinkles, warts, stretch marks and photo aging, the Wayland, Mass.-based company said. “In a clinical study using Vbeam Prima, facial redness and rosacea symptoms were dramatically reduced after 4 treatments. I’ve worked with the Vbeam platform for years, and I am extremely excited ab...
Source: Mass Device - July 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Cosmetic/Aesthetic Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Syneron Medical Ltd. Source Type: news

Woman who suffered from painful skin for 8 years says a cream made with capers revitalised her face
EXCLUSIVE: Emma Scholz, an IT consultant from London, suffered with severe rosacea for eight years before she tried a skin cream containing capers which she says has changed her life. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is rhinophyma?
The skin disorder rhinophyma is a subtype of rosacea. It causes a distinctive growth of the nose, which can make it look red, large, bulbous, and distorted. Doctors can often diagnose rhinophyma visually. In this article, learn about the causes and risk factors. We also explain the treatment options, including surgery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Could You Have Rosacea?
TUESDAY, June 12, 2018 -- Acne isn't reserved for teens, and breakouts can persist into adulthood. But there's another common skin condition -- rosacea -- that causes a different type of blemish, strikes in the adult years, and won't respond to... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 12, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Could You Have Rosacea?
Title: Could You Have Rosacea?Category: Health NewsCreated: 6/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/12/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - June 12, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Sustained Use of Oxymetazoline Cream Efficacious for Rosacea
THURSDAY, May 17, 2018 -- Oxymetazoline is safe and effective for the treatment of moderate-to-severe persistent erythema of rosacea, according to a study published in the June issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Zoe Diana... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What Causes Flushing?
Discussion Flushing is usually thought of as a benign condition such as blushing, but can be quite irritating if it is frequent or persistent (i.e. menopausal hot flashes) or even pathologic (i.e. malignancy). “Flushing is a subjective and sensation of warmth that is accompanied by reddening of the skin anywhere on the body but favors the face, neck, and upper torso…. Flushing can be broadly divided into episodic or persistent. Episodic flashing is mediated by the release of endogenous vasoactive mediators or medications, while persistent flushing result in a fixed facial erythema with telangiectasias and cyan...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 30, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a malar rash?
A malar rash is also known as a butterfly rash and appears on the face. It is usually red or purple and may be blotchy or solid. It can occur alongside many conditions, including lupus and rosacea. Treatment depends on the cause. There are lifestyle tips and tricks that can help. Learn more about the best ones here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Newly Designed Pulsed-Dye Laser Found Effective for Rosacea
FRIDAY, April 20, 2018 -- A pulsed-dye laser with a novel 15-mm diameter treatment beam improves the appearance of rosacea, according to a study published online April 10 in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. Eric F. Bernstein, M.D., from the Mainline... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Rosacea
-- Rosacea is a common skin disease that causes a reddening of the skin, typically on the face. The disease may have differing symptoms, including sensitive skin or a thickening of the skin, resulting in a bumpy texture. The American Academy of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 3, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Rosacea
Title: Health Tip: Treating RosaceaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/3/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/3/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - April 3, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

'You have to present the perfect face online'
Lex has rosacea and says it's hard to be honest about her skin online. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rosacea treatment: This Morning’s Dr Sara reveals you can reduce redness with this cream
ROSACEA is a common inflammatory skin disease that mainly causes flushing on the face. When it comes to treatment, Dr Sara Kayat revealed on This Morning the best way to reduce redness is to use brimonidine gel. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman's rosacea treated with flowers
EXCLUSIVE: India Kelly, 24, from Essex describes her experience with rosacea which caused her face to 'erupt' into terrible blotchy redness and small bumps, before finding a capers cream treatment (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman's acne turns out to be rare skin condition
EXCLUSIVE: India Kelly, 24, from Essex describes her experience with rosacea which caused her face to 'erupt' into terrible blotchy redness and small bumps, before finding a capers cream treatment (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Azelaic Acid 15% Gel for the Reduction of Rosacea Lesions Azelaic Acid 15% Gel for the Reduction of Rosacea Lesions
A recent trial assessed the effects of azelaic acid 15% gel on inflammatory lesions of papulopustular rosacea in a real-world setting, with promising results.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Shh! Anti-agers no one but you needs know about
This week, Inge van Lotringen gave an anonymous reader advice on reducing the appearance of rosacea. She suggested the reader tried laser treatment from a qualified therapist. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Aclaris' treatment for common skin condition gets FDA OK
It's good news from the FDA for Alcaris Therapeutics and the more 83 million adults in the United States people who suffer from certain types of non-cancerous skin growths. Malvern-based Alcaris' Eskata, a topical non-invasive treatment for rasied seborrheric keratoses, or SKs, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration. You might not have heard of SKs, but Aclaris says the condition is more common than the better-known skin ailments acne, psoriasis and rosacea combined. “This achievement… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 15, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Dell Poncet Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Their large new study found that the risk for rosacea increases among women as weight rises. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Obesity, Rosacea, Women's Health (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
FRIDAY, Dec. 15, 2017 -- The skin disorder rosacea should be added to the list of chronic diseases linked to obesity, researchers report. Their large new study found that the risk for rosacea increases among women as weight rises. The researchers... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 15, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea Risk
Title: Excess Weight May Raise Rosacea RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/15/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - December 15, 2017 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Rosacea treatment BEFORE and after: Woman CURED her skin with £19.95 cream
ROSACEA is a common skin condition that is difficult to treat. However one sufferer has relieved her symptoms with an unlikely cream made from capers. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Rosacea / Psilocybin & Depression? / Montana Internist Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Please peruse today's freely available offerings from NEJM Group:NEJM Clinical Practice Center: Clinical practice: Rosacea is a common, chronic facial … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 6, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Rosacea Clinical Pearls / ACE Inhibitors, Statins & Type 1 Diabetes / Conn. Primary Care Opportunities (FREE)
By the Editors Here's what we chose for you from NEJM Group today:NEJM Resident 360: Clinical Pearls: … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 3, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news