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alcoholism/red blotches on face

I have a friend who's step son is an alcoholic.  He has been noticing that he has big red blotches on his face.  What is causing these, Is this due to the drinking.
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yes the alcohol is the culprit....it breaks the blood capillaries down all thruout the body and heavy drinkers have these blotches on their faces.Alcohol also raises the blood pressure!
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