What is the role of laser treatment in the treatment of rosacea?

Updated: Aug 14, 2018
  • Author: Agnieszka Kupiec Banasikowska, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Vascular lasers, the mainstay of rosacea therapy, use wavelengths that allow selective absorption by oxyhemoglobin, leading to vessel reduction and causing minimal scarring or damage to surrounding tissue.


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