Rosacea, or acne rosacea, is a type of non-contagious skin inflammation that typically affects the face.

The small surface blood vessels (capillaries) of the skin enlarge, giving an appearance of a permanent flush.

The forehead, cheeks and chin, may develop with yellow-headed pimples.

Unlike acne, rosacea does scar.

What Causes Rosacea

The causes of Rosacea  is unknown, although, Physicians believe there are many triggering factors.

The most common triggers of rosacea are – sun exposures, emotional stress, hot and cold weather, humidity and wind, vigorous exercise, skin care, makeup and alcohol.


We at Dermagen Clinic taylor treatments based on an individual’s needs.

We offer IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), laser, topical ointments, paramedical enzyme treatments and a medical grade skin care regime.

Call us on 02 9747 5444 to make an appointment for a consultation.