Dry skin

5 Homeopathic Remedies To Get Rid Of Dry Skin

By Dr. Nandini Sharma , Homeopathy Dry skin is a condition that is characterized by scaling and itching of the skin. Some other symptoms of dry skin are bleeding, parched lips and wrinkles. The condition tends to aggravate during winter and care should be taken to minimize cracks and bleeding through the…

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…

Oily Skincare Tips – How to Treat Oily Skin for Good

By Dr. Ravindranath Reddy, 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…

Dry & Cracked Heels – Know The Causes Behind It!!

By Dr. Atul Jain , Dermatology The soles of your feet are quite sensitive and the skin often tends to dry and split open, which can be quite painful. These fissures or cracks not only cause pain when walking but can also get infected. What are the causes for cracked heels? Cracked…

7 Tips To Get Rid Of Dry Skin

By Dr. Atul Jain, Dermatology If you have got dry skin, things are bound to get difficult, irrespective of what season it is. You may have several questions in mind, such as which type of face wash is not suitable for your skin, and how to apply make-up. Your dry skin may…

All you need to know about Cold Sores

By Dr (Col.) Anil Goyal , Dermatology Cold sores are a type of viral infection, also known as fever blisters. When you have cold sores, small blisters with fluid in them form in the area around your lips. The blisters often tend to be together in patches. However, cold sores usually heal…

Skin Types and Care – Normal, Dry, Oily, Combination, Sensitive

By Dr Archhana Gullur , Dermatology A healthy skin is a happy skin. Thus to keep it tender, soft and ever glowing, you must take thorough care and ensure to age gracefully. Every skin type needs different care and comfort to maintain its supple texture throughout. What’s Your Skin Type? You have…

Causes and Symptoms of Ichthyosis Vulgaris

By Dr Sandesh Gupta , 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…

Homeopahtic Remedies for Dry Skin

By Dr Deepak Jain , Homeopathy Dry skin is a condition that is characterized by scaling and itching of the skin. Some other symptoms of dry skin are bleeding, parched lips and wrinkles. The condition tends to aggravate during winter and care should be taken to minimize cracks and bleeding through the skin.…