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How does skin color affect rhinophyma?

Rosacea, the skin condition which in its advanced stages can lead to rhinophyma, mostly affects people with light skin. However, rosacea can affect people with any skin color. The condition is not as obvious in people with dark skin, and may not be recognized as often.

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