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Rosacea

I had seborrheic dermatitis  for 7 years now and because of that i had to use Corticosteroid , but unfortunately i did not know about the side effects of that and i used it on the scalp and bear for many years , now that i am 31 i was diagnosed with rosacea, i was wondering can this be steroid induce rosacea and if yes would it go away. nobody in my family has ever had rosacea  and my father had mild seborrhea




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Oral antibiotics can really get rid of the symptoms.  Also there are topical meds (metronidazole cream and Klaron, a thin lotion) which help somewhat I guess but are not as effective.
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You could try neem soap for the rosacea.  For the seborrhea you could use neem shampoo or Nizoral shampoo.

For inflammation, what feels good is Arnica gel or Psoriaflora salve.  
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thank you for your comments but can any body say if its steroid induce rosacea ? and is steroid induce rosacea curable or is it like rosacea chronic
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