There is a type of rosacea with facial redness and acne-like pimples that is often confused with acne.

Dermatologist, Dr. Marcie Ulmer’s chart below outlines the key differences between acne and rosacea. *See your family doctor or dermatologist for a correct diagnosis and treatment.


Dr. Marcie Ulmer, dermatologist, is a member of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Acne and Rosacea Society of Canada.