Few things have the potential to be as shocking as looking at your skin in a lighted magnifying mirror. Suddenly, what you could have sworn was just regular-old skin looks more like a topographical map filled with divots, flaky patches, and teeny red tributaries that you'd need an aesthetician to traverse. On one of these up-close-and personal guided tours of your skin, your aesthetician might point out fields of broken capillaries — spidery, red splotches lying underneath your skin and making the overall landscape look a little rugged. But what exactly are broken capillaries? And what does it mean if your facialist pointed them out during your last treatment? We asked the experts to guide us.
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DermNet provides Google Translate, a free machine translation service. Note that this may not provide an exact translation in all languages. Excessive alcohol ethanol intake or alcohol abuse can result in many health problems and is implicated as a cause or aggravating factor for several skin conditions. Alcohol abuse has been defined as recurrent alcohol use where it impacts on work, school or home, or to the point it is physically dangerous, gets you into trouble with the law, or continues despite the problems it has created.
Cutaneous adverse effects of alcohol
We all worry about the effect an extra glass of wine has on our waistline — but what about on our skin? To find out if ditching alcohol can improve your complexion, we challenged Laura Hogarth, a year-old mother-of-two from Falkirk, to spend a month without consuming a drop of booze. Before giving up alcohol for a month, Laura Hogarth, 40, drank 15 units of wine a week - five large glasses - which is just one unit above the recommended guidelines for a woman.
Rhinophyma, or alcoholic nose, causes the nose to be swollen, red and bumpy in appearance. While this condition was once thought to be caused by drinking too much alcohol, a recent study questions that conclusion. Alcohol nose, or drinkers nose, is a skin condition commonly characterized by a bumpy, red or swollen appearance of the nose and cheeks.