Allergy on skin

Skin Diseases You Can Catch From Pets!

By Dr. Sumit Sharma, Dermatology Most dog owners maintain very close physical contact with the pets. They use the same furniture, they often sit with the dogs near them and some even sleep on the same bed. Such close contact may cause certain skin conditions to pass on from the dogs to…

Skin Allergies – What Causes Them?

By Venu Kumari, 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 certain things that…

Eczema In Children – An Overview!

By Dr. Nivedita Dadu, Dermatology Atopic dermatitis, commonly known as eczema, refers to a skin disorder in infants and children. The condition may last until the child grows to become an adult. An estimated 10-20% of all infants suffer from atopic dermatitis. Of these, only half improve as they grow and…

Common Skin Problems – Know How To Get Rid Of It!

  By Dr. Navnit Haror, 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 as…

Skin Allergies – How To Get Rid Of It?

By Dr. Niraj Jain, Dermatology Irritation in the 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 certain…

Atopic Dermatitis – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Of It!

By Dr. Sankeerth Vijayakumar,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 periodically…

Vitiligo: How Ayurvedic Treatment Helps Manage Symptoms?

By Dr. Chanchal Sharma,Ayurveda Vitiligo is a condition where the affected loses skin colour in patches. This means that while some portions of the skin remain normal, other portions have a pasty an unnatural shade to it. In some people, the patches may be minimal, while in others, it can cover…

Going For Plastic Surgery – 4 Things You Must Consider Before It!

By Dr. Nishant Chhajer, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery The main aim of plastic surgery is to improve the function of tissues and skin to as close to normal as possible. Plastic surgery has two branches, cosmetic surgery, and reconstructive plastic surgery. Cosmetic surgery aims to improve the physical appearance of a person whereas…

Homeopathy: The Best Treatment For Seasonal Allergies!

By Dr. Pawan Uniyal, Homeopathy,  Homeopathy is a well-known field of medicine in which the naturally found elements are administered in minuscule doses so as to make a profound difference on the body and condition of the patient, in the long run. Seasonal allergies are one such condition that can also be…

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…