Tiny mites on your face may cause rosacea

09/21/2012 - 10:30

Scientists may have finally found what sparks the inflamed and reddened skin in people suffering from rosacea: tiny mites that crawl across most of our faces, unseen and unfelt. The new finding may eventually lead to more effective treatments, researchers say. As it turns out, the mites, which spend daytime hours in the glands that produce sweat and sebum, harbor a certain ki