Non Surgical Procedure to Fix Big Nose Due to Rosacea

Hi Doctor, I have Rosacea and my nose has gotten bigger from it in the last six months. Is there a procedure other than surgery that can be done to shrink or dissolve the fibrous tissue that has accumulated?

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Rosacea and big nose

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A rather simple and perhaps little known procedure in the office, that is the application of liquid nitrogen to the nose can significantly reduce the sebaceous/fibrous tissue contour irregularities associated with rhinophyma. Several sessions may be required. Please consult an experienced board certified dermatologist.


San Diego Dermatologist

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