Allergy on skin

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…

Casual Skin Contact: Does It Lead To STD?

By Hakim Hari Kishan Lal Dawakhana Shafakhana, Sexology On the one hand, the facts about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are pretty straight forward. More than a half-dozen STDs can be spread from one person to another during sexual activity. Some are caused by bacteria. Some are caused by viruses. Some are…

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…

Atopic Dermatitis – Know All About It!

By Dr. Jolly Shah, 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…

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…

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…

Is It Baby Acne, or Rash, or Something Else?

By Dr. Pradeep Kumari , Dermatology Most infant rashes and other newborn skin conditions are very common occurrences and you should not be worried much as the symptoms normally disappear in a week or two. Here are some common observations: Baby acne usually in the form of pimples on your baby’s forehead,…

Causes And Symptoms Of Skin Cancer

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology\ Skin cancer refers to the condition when there is a development of abnormal cells in the skin. These have the ability and the potency to spread to other parts of the body. This condition, if persists can prove to be fatal and life-threatening. Primarily, there are three…

Ways to Treat Your Skin Allergies!!

By Dr. Rashmi Sharma , 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…