Botulinum Toxin (Botox)

Better known for it’s cosmetic use, the highly toxic protein known as Clostridium Botulinum A, Botox shows promise as an adjunctive treatment for rosacea. See Botox User Reviews for more information on how rosacea sufferers are using Botox.

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More reports on Botox for redness and flushing

A 2015 paper details 2 patients with severe flushing and redness being treated with injections of Botox. The first patient had suffered 2 years of flushing and erythema triggered by heat, sun exposure, stress, spicy food and cosmetics. The second patient had suffered from 3 years of redness and flushing. Both had tried a series of […]

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Xeomin (Botulinum Toxin Type A) being Trialled as a Rosacea Treatment

The BOTOX relative Xeomin is to be trialled as a treatment on the cheeks of rosacea sufferers. We are not told in the trial description if the rosacea symptom of interest is the flushing or blushing associated with rosacea, but this can probably be taken as a given. Just 10 patients will be involved in […]

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Botox for Neural Symptoms and Flushing, User Reviews

Some interesting discussions from both experts and users of botox treatments for rosacea have are emerging online and are worth reviewing. A quick search on Google shows that several clinics are now offering botox as part of their rosacea treatments. Better known for it’s cosmetic use, the highly toxic protein known as C. botulinum, Botox […]

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Treating rosacea symptoms with botox is a new and potentially interesting area. There isn’t a lot of published information relating to the efficacy of treating rosacea with botox. Here is one paper that looks useful. Botulinum Toxin for the Treatment of Facial Flushing, Dermatologic Surgery, Volume 30, Number 1, January 2004, pp. 102-104, Melanie Yuraitis, MS, and […]

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