It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Rosacea Message Board

  • Rosacea "cures" or treatment?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 04-23-2002, 03:38 AM   #1
    Randy
    Junior Member
     
    Randy's Avatar
     
    Join Date: May 2001
    Posts: 20
    Randy HB User
    Rosacea "cures" or treatment?

    In my search for info. about rosacea, which most of the medical profession seem to know little about, I ran across 2 questionable treatments and wanted to post them and see if anyone has heard of this or has opinions. One is unfiltered vinegar, which the person who states this claims that they haven't had rosacea symptoms since using this twice daily (applying it topically to the affected areas). The other is Gyne-Lotrimin 7, and the person who states this says that Rosacea is caused by a yeast infection(?) and the gyne lotrimin is for treatment of yeast infection. Now, I know that it is a vaginal cream and would feel pretty stupid putting it on my face, but this person claims that they have had success with it. Any thoughts?

     
    Sponsors Lightbulb
       
    Old 04-24-2002, 01:27 AM   #2
    dopey_digital
    Newbie
     
    dopey_digital's Avatar
     
    Join Date: Mar 2002
    Location: Tokeville, Maryjania
    Posts: 9
    dopey_digital HB User
    Re: Rosacea "cures" or treatment?

    I don't know about the vinegar, but about the Gyne-Lotrimin 7, being a vaginal cleanser...Well I saw this vaginal cleanser that contains Lactic Acid and it claims to heal skin conditions as well, including acne and rosacea. I am too scared to try it on my face right now, but so far, I've applied it on my chest, and it's been doin very well. Lactic acid does contain milk which is a good moisturizer for the face I guess?
    Anyways, if you find out any more info, let us know. Peace.

    -d0pey 4:20

     
    Old 04-24-2002, 01:49 AM   #3
    help
    Inactive
     
    Join Date: Jan 2001
    Location: Banned, Ca
    Posts: 452
    help HB User
    Re: Rosacea "cures" or treatment?

    Acne Rosecea is know by the traditional dermatology industry as a skin disorder mostly caused by chronic stress.
    They don't recognize acne vulgaris as that but rosecea they do.
    My suggestion is SR since it would be the best battle plan against something that is known to be caused by stress.

     
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    "Natural Cures" Munroe High & Low Blood Pressure 6 10-29-2006 08:06 AM
    "Natural" cures? tigerlillyrose Anxiety 4 02-28-2006 01:25 PM
    So, is this IT? A simple bite plate to "cure" TMJ? scotianprincess TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint 4 06-11-2004 10:26 PM
    Medical "experts" your opinion on HSV lifespan justnotfair Herpes 17 02-27-2004 08:20 PM




    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off




    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:33 PM.





    © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!