Alcohol Flush Reaction

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A condition caused by the incomplete metabolism of alcohol with accumulation of acetaldehyde due to a missense polymorphism in acetaldehyde dehydrogenase—ALDH2—resulting in bright red skin due to capillary dilation of face, neck, shoulder, and sometimes the entire body after consuming alcohol. Those with ALDH2 deficiency have up to a 10-fold greater risk of oesophageal cancer, attributed to the accumulation of acetaldehyde
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On a nearby shelf I saw a row of pink odds and ends with a big blush Kitchenaid mixer in the middle that looked like it came straight out of Barbie's kitchen.
How else can I explain the rush and the big blush that dominates my face as our souls embrace, before our lips even taste each other