Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: antibiotics

  1. #1
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Posts
    229

    Default antibiotics

    What exactly do they do for rosacea? help flushing, texture, oiliness, or just pimples?

  2. #2
    Senior Member Mistica's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    2,099

    Default

    They are thought to exhibit an anti-inflammatory effect.
    Some doctors believe they might also inhibit angiogenesis. (Clarithromycin for one).

    If someone has a bumpy texture and/or pustules, and their skin is relatively non sensitive, they might benefit from finacea, or sulphur based topicals. The latter will help reduce oiliness as well. Sometimes too much!
    Previous Numerous IPL.
    Supplements: Niacinamide, Vit K2, low D3, Vit A. Moderate Dose Vit C, Iodine, Taurine, Magnesium. Very low dose B's. Low dose zinc (to correct deficiency).
    Skin Care: No Cleanser, ZZ cream mixed with Niacinamide gel 4% and LMW HA 2%, ethyl ascorbate 2%.

    Treating for gut dysbiosis.(This is helping).
    Previous GAPS diet. Have now introduced lots of fibre.
    Fermented Foods. Intermittent fasting -16-18 hours.
    Oral Colostrum. Helps reduce food reactions.

Similar Threads

  1. Antibiotics
    By Vanessa in forum Topical and oral products (non-prescription)
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 3rd July 2009, 09:12 PM
  2. What Antibiotics?
    By sammyw in forum Prescription medications
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 8th December 2008, 06:58 PM
  3. Going to use Antibiotics after your IPL? Think twice!
    By fut in forum Intense pulsed light and laser
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 19th November 2008, 10:52 PM
  4. Antibiotics and IPL
    By Mistica in forum Prescription medications
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 15th August 2008, 11:18 PM
  5. No Antibiotics For Me!
    By ArgentinaX in forum Prescription medications
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 17th February 2006, 01:56 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •