Acne on face

10 Foods That Help Prevent Acne

By, Dt. Rashmi Sharma, Dietitian/Nutritionist Acne is a very common skin problem which bothers most people, primarily teenagers. Many factors contribute to an outbreak of acne on your face but eating right may just prevent those troublesome pimples. Dietary changes may help clear your face and restore the balance of your…

Acne and Breakouts: Skin Care and Prevention

By, Dr. Jitendra Singh, General Physician Acne is a skin condition which occurs when there is an obstruction in the skin pores. These pores are the orifices that secrete oil to keep the skin hydrated. However, the blocking of skin pores due to the accumulation of oil and dead skin cells which appear…

How To Treat Acne Without Antibiotics?

By Dr. Harish, Dermatology Deposition of dead skins cells at the location of hair follicles as well as secretion of oil cause a common skin condition known as acne. The occurrence of acne can happen anywhere on your body including your face, back, chest and neck. Treatment of acne depends on…

Acne Scars – Homeopathic Treatment For It!

By, Dr. Sarfaraz Alam, Homeopathy The acne and scars seems to be upsetting as it spoils once beauty. Severe Acne may sometimes lead to damaging your self esteem and this may result in scars as a reminder of acne. Everybody is not left with scars as a result of acne. Only…

Acne and Scars – Know Everything About It!

By Dr. Gayathri Devi, Dermatology Small amounts of dead skin cells which are shed from the scalp are called dandruff. Dandruff is a harmless, chronic condition that occurs when the scalp becomes dry or greasy and produces white flakes of dead skin that appear in the hair or on the shoulders.…

Can Eating Spicy Food Cause Acne?

By Dr. Jolly Shah, Dermatology Truth be told, the food itself typically doesn’t cause acne, but the side effects of eating spicy foods like hot peppers certainly increase the chances of a breakout occurring. That’s especially true if you’re not used to eating spicy foods. Hence, acne is not caused by…

Acne – Homeopathic Treatment For It!

By Dr. Chandrakant Jain, Homeopathy Acne is a condition that is very common among teenagers; it occurs due to hormonal imbalances in the body. The sebaceous glands present on the skin tend to become overactive and produce excess oil. Acne affects people across all ages, from teenagers to premenopausal women. Acne…

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…