The most common causes of facial flushing include rosacea, extreme emotions or spicy food, according to MedlinePlus. Other causes of flushing include the use of alcohol, taking certain medications, menopause, high fever ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Common causes of facial flushing include extreme emotions, rosacea or eating spicy foods, according to MedlinePlus. Other causes include alcohol use, medications, high fever, menopause or carcinoid syndrome. A rapid chan... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

People whose faces flush red after consuming alcohol likely have a problem breaking down acetaldehyde, alcohol's first metabolite. While this is more common in people from East Asia and women, it can appear in other grou... More » Health

Causes of facial edema, or facial swelling, include injury or inflammation from allergic reactions, sinusitis, or a tooth abscess, according to MedlinePlus. Swelling during the recovery period of head, nose or jaw surger... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Possible causes of excessive flushing of the face include menopause, rosacea, hyperthyroidism, panic disorder and fifth disease, according to Healthline. However, skin flushing is most often a normal physiological respon... More »

Redness of the face, or facial flushing, can be caused by a skin condition, such as rosacea or lupus, reactions to skin products or makeup, or adult acne, according to WebMD. Women with symptoms of menopause, such as hot... More »

Common causes of a flushed face include anger, embarrassment and other emotions, spicy or hot foods, fever, rosacea and alcohol use, states MedlinePlus. Other causes include menopause, carcinoid syndrome, some diabetes a... More » Health Pain & Symptoms