Flushed skin

Self-care

Depending on the cause, avoiding alcohol, spicy foods, hot drinks, extreme temperatures, or sunlight may help prevent or reduce flushing.

When to make a doctor's appointment

See a doctor if:

  • Persistent
  • Severe
  • Occurs after new medication
  • Shortness of breath
  • Diarrhea

Last Updated May 24, 2018


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