Acne Treatments

Acne – Know Ways Of Tackling It!

By Dr. Rakhee S. Sharma, Cosmetology 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 and it…

Acne – How To Administer It?

By Dr. Priya Parekh, Aesthetic Medicine Acne refers to a hormonal condition that generally plagues boys and girls in their teen age. Apart from the male hormone, it is also triggered by the bacteria present in the skin and the fatty acids that constitute the oil glands. The condition is characterized…

Acne – Have Homeopathy To Subdue It!

By Dr. Rushali Angchekar, 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 also…

3 Potent Treatment Methods Of Acne

By Dr. Anuj Saigal, Dermatology Generally people in their teenage, mostly within twelve to fifteen years of age develop spots on their skin. This is primarily a hormonal condition affecting boys more than girls. However, even elder people sometimes develop acne. Though acne may appear harmless, if untreated it persists for several…

Acne – How To Combat It?

By Adon Trichology Clinic, Trichology Acne is an extremely common skin condition in which dead skin cells and oil get stuck inside hair follicles. The back, shoulders, chest and neck are some of the common areas which are susceptible to such acne breakouts. Even though there is treatment available for acne, it…

Therapeutic Approach to Adult Onset Acne

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology, Acne, medically known as Acne Vulgaris, is a skin disease that involves the oil glands at the base of hair follicles. It commonly occurs during puberty when the sebaceous (oil) glands come to life – the glands are stimulated by male hormones produced by the adrenal glands…

The Ayurvedic Way To Banish Acne!

By Dr. Jyoti Girotra Gandhi, Ayurveda, When hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells, it causes a long term disease called acne which is characterized by regions of blackhead, pimples etc. In Ayurvedic terms, it is known as Youvana Pidaka where Youvana means youth and Pidaka means a skin eruption. According…

Chemical Peels: Conditions They Treat, What to Expect

  By Dr. S Radhakrishnan Nair , Cosmetic Physician Chemical peeling is a technique used to improve the tone and texture of skin. A Chemical peel is a solution that causes the dead skin to slough off and eventually peel off. Removal of dead skin gives birth to new skin which has…

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…