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  • Facial blushing is an involuntary reddening of the face due to embarrassment or stress.
  • Severe blushing is common in people who have social phobia, which is a type of anxiety disorder characterised by extreme and persistent anxiety in social and performance situations.
  • Treatment options include medications, surgery and cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT). 

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Reviewed on: 08-07-2020