- Reduces increased redness on the face
- Treatment for Acne Rosacea
- For use by adults aged over 18 years old
NOTE: After selecting this product, you will need to complete a short assessment, so we can make sure this medication is suitable for you.
Mirvaso gel contains brimonidine, which is the active ingredient. Mirvaso works by causing blood vessels in the skin to constrict, which means the blood flow to the skin is reduced, resulting in reduced redness of the skin.
Patient Information Leaflet (from EMC): https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.5303.pdf
A pea-sized quantity of gel should be applied to the affected area once daily and spread evenly and thinly. Ensure skin is dry before application. Wash your hands thoroughly before and after application.
Can I use makeup whilst using Mirvaso gel?
Yes. You may apply makeup once the gel has dried.
Side effects include:
- Whitening where the gel is applied
- Burning, itching or redness of the skin