Acne care

Atopic Dermatitis – Symptoms, Causes And Treatment

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Especially common in children, but not entirely impossible in adults, Atopic Dermatitis is a type of eczema, a chronic condition that causes intensive itching and red rashes in and around areas of dry and sensitive skin. Atopic dermatitis has a tendency to flare and then subside…

Know Everything About Acne and Scars!

By Dr. Govind Suresh Mittal, Dermatology The word ‘Acne’ comes from the word ‘Acme’ meaning ‘the highest point’, which comes from the Greek akme meaning ‘point’ or ‘spot’ – it was originally misspelled, with an ‘n’ rather than an ‘m’ in 1835. Acne, medically known as Acne Vulgaris, is a skin…

3 Ways to Cure Common Oily Skin Problems!!

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Oil or sebum comes from the sebaceous glands; and people who have overactive sebaceous glands produce excess sebum, contributing to the oily look of their skin. The oily skin comes with its own fair share of problems, some of which are: Acne: too much oil attracts the…

Treating Acne Using Homeopathy!

By Dr. Prashant K Vaidya, Homeopathy Probably the most frustrating disease for the teenagers is acne. Teenagers are terrified of acne which ruins their looks and confidence during the time of puberty. Most teens experience acne due to hormonal disturbance. The acne affects mainly face, forehead areas although some people can…

Acne Prone Skin – How To Cure and Maintain?

By Dr. Niraj Goenka, Dermatology Acne is a very common skin condition in which oil and dead skin cells get stuck in your hair follicles. In fact, acne is so common that 70 to 87% of teenagers have acne at the moment. The most common places where acne occurs are on…

Know Everything About Acne And Its Treatment!!

By Dr. Vijay Kakkar , Dermatology There are many treatments available for acne; it usually depends on the type of acne you are affected with. The types of acne are whiteheads, blackheads, pimples and cystic lesions. The medications treat acne as: They kill the acne causing bacteria (propionibacterium acnes). They reduce the excess…

Most Effective Ways To Remove Acne Scars & Pimple Marks

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology The word ‘Acne’ comes from the word ‘Acme’ meaning ‘the highest point’, which comes from the Greek akme meaning ‘point’ or ‘spot’ – it was originally misspelled, with an ‘n’ rather than an ‘m’ in 1835. Acne, medically known as Acne Vulgaris, is a skin disease that…

Acne: Ayurvedic Treatment To Get Rid Of It!

By Jiva Ayurveda, Ayurveda Acne is a long-term skin disease that is caused because of the clogging of hair follicles due to dead skin cells. Its main characteristic is the breakouts of pimples, blackheads, etc. The types of acne include: Blackheads: These are visible clearly, black and occur on the skin’s surface. Whiteheads: These…

Acne – Diagnosis & Treatments

By Dr. Richfeel , Dermatology Acne is a skin disease, characterised by sebaceous gland inflammation. It is chronic, and it affects teenagers mostly, however, it can also affect adults. In normal skin conditions, sebaceous glands produce an oily secretion called sebum. However, in people with acne, the glands are larger and they…