Novel Glutathione-Based Treatment for Facial Rosacea

Alongside physical symptoms, the very common chronic inflammatory disease rosacea contributes to increased levels of oxidative stress as well as other pathogenetic factors. Patients with rosacea exhibit an altered intracellular glutathione (GSH) metabolism; for this reason, GSH is being investigated as a potential therapeutic method, as it is the main protective mechanism against elevated oxidative […]

National Rosacea Awareness Month: At-Home Rosacea Management Tips

The month of April celebrates Rosacea Awareness Month, designated by the National Rosacea Society to spread public awareness and education on the wide-ranging impact of the prevalent skin disorder. Current data estimates the chronic facial condition affects over 16 million Americans, causing discomfort and reducing quality of life. Thus, many patients with rosacea rely on […]

Sugar Consumption and Skin Health

With the consumption of processed foods at an all-time high, many people are unaware of the amount of sugar they ingest daily, which often greatly exceeds nutritional guidelines. It is estimated that the average American consumes 270 calories of added sugar per day – the equivalent of 17 teaspoons of sugar. Consuming too much sugar has […]

Advancements in Rosacea Treatment

Rosacea affects an estimated 415 million people worldwide, according to a new study from the University of Copenhagen. Currently in the United States, only about 18% of individuals with rosacea are undergoing medical treatment, out of an estimated population of 16 million affected individuals. According to the American Academy of Dermatology’s Burden of Skin Disease […]