Acne skin problem

Acne Scars and Skin Damage: Guide to Treat Them

By Dr. Vinay Singh, Dermatology, Acne is a very common skin condition which is caused by oil as well as dead skin cells being deposited at the spot of hair follicles. Acne can occur anywhere on your body including your face, back, chest and neck. Treatment of acne depends on the seriousness…

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…

11 Symptoms Of Cellulitis

By, Dr. Punit Pratap, Dermatology A common and yet potentially serious skin infection, Cellulitis is generally associated with red, swollen patches on the skin caused by a bacterial infection of the soft tissues beneath it, particularly the dermis and subcutaneous fat. What appears as a harmless, hot and tender area of…

Skin Allergies – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

  By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Irritation in skin can be caused by a number of factors such as medicinal side effects, infections or immune system disorders. When an allergen triggers an immune system response, it leads to a condition known as skin allergy. People having skin allergies may react to…

Ichthyosis Vulgaris – Know Its Causes and Symptoms!

By Dr. R.Brahmananda Reddy, Dermatology Often confused with extremely dry skin, ichthyosis vulgaris is generally an inherited condition whereby dead skin cells accumulate as thick, dry scales on your skin’s surface. Sometimes referred to as fish scale disease or fish skin disease, ichthyosis vulgaris scales usually appear during early childhood and…

Common Skin Problems In The Over-50s

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Ageing and degenerative conditions commonly affect our skin. These conditions can range from wrinkles all the way to bedsores and skin cancer due to the decreased firmness, moisture and elasticity of the skin with progressing age. Here are some of the common skin conditions that come…

Scabies – Symptoms And Treatment

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology When tiny mites, or more specifically scabies mites, enter your skin, an allergic reaction occurs consequently resulting in itchy skin. This condition is more commonly known as scabies, and is very contagious in nature, spreading very easily and rapidly from person to person at the slightest…

Treat Acne Scars and Skin Damage!

  By Dr. Priyanka Dasari , Dermatology Acne is a common skin condition which is caused by overproduction of oil as well as dead skin cells, clogging the base of hair follicles. Acne can occur anywhere on your body including your face, back, chest and neck. Treatment of Acne depends on the severity…

Know Everything About Acne!!

  By Dr. S Radhakrishnan Nair , Cosmetic Physician Acne is one of the most common skin problems. As many as one in two people suffer from the condition, acne vulgaris is the most common type followed by acne rosacea and the more severe acne conglobate. More boys than girls suffer from…

Acne Prevention & Skin Care Tips

By Dr. Ravindranath Reddy, Dermatology 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…