It's crucial to avoid UV light ie. use sunrotection wherevever possible. UV light makes the redness worse (some people try to get a tan to make the redness less visible but unfortunately this has the oppositive effect). Avoid other personal triggers (individual onces can be picked up by keeping a diary eg. spicy food, hot humid weather, wind, stress, alcohol). There is usually something that can be done about individual triggers so it's not just academic.
Makeup - avoid makeup with things like alcohol, witch hazel, menthol, peppermint, eucalyptus oil or clove oil. Avoid fragrances in the products if you can, and you can use spot application of makeup to hide red areas (green tinted prefoundations) followed by a skin tone foundation.
Laser can be used to reduce the redness caused by permanent flushing which is in itself caused by dilated blood vessels. In terms of treatment, this is usually the most effective for this type of rosacea. However, there is very recent evidence from a preliminary small trial that topical ibuprofen gel can help reduce flushing (the trial did not specifically look at rosacea but a history of previous or current flushing is often part of rosacea, I only mention it because it's simple, available over the counter, and unlikely to do any harm and might help - so worth a go for people with just the flushing type of rosacea).
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