Hair

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy – How Does It Reverse Hair Loss?

By Dr. M.K Shetty ,Dermatology Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) therapy is a non-invasive and non-surgical method of treating hair loss in both men and women. The procedure of this therapy involves extracting your blood and putting it in a centrifuge machine to separate the plasma containing platelets from the blood. The platelets contain…

Hair Thinning – Role Of Homeopathy In Treating It!

By Dr. Prashant K Vaidya, Homeopathy, When it comes to beauty, nothing is more precious to a woman than a head full of long, healthy and lustrous hair. It is what adds an aura to their overall appearance. There was a time when hair thinning and related hair problems were mainly observed…

Bald Patches On The Scalp – How Effective Is Homeoapthy In Treating It?

By Dr. Lalit Kasana, Homeopathy, Alopecia areata is an auto-immune disorder that leads to bald patches on the head, beard and eyebrows. Even though it doesn’t affect your physical health in any way, this loss of hair can be very embarrassing or distressing to you. It comes suddenly and is essentially life…

Chronic Conditions That Make Your Scalp Dry and Greasy

By Dr. Nitin Kumar Saxena, Dermatology Small amounts of dead skin cells which are shed from the scalp are called dandruff. Dandruff is a harmless, chronic condition that occurs when the scalp becomes dry or greasy and produces white flakes of dead skin that appear in the hair or on the shoulders.…

6 Highly Effective Treatments For Thinning Hair

Dr. Aanchal Sehrawat, Dermatology Shedding around 50-100 strands of hair each day is considered normal. However, this condition does not result in the thinning of hair in your scalp due to simultaneous growth of new hair. Hair loss happens once this cycle is disrupted that destroys the hair follicles and…

Platelet-Rich Plasma For Hair Loss and Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

By Dr. J Rajesh, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery One of the techniques which is slowly gaining ground since the past few years is PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma therapy. This technique is very effective in case of hair fall and skin rejuvenation and is being offered in more and more clinics nowadays. What…

Foods You Need To Eat If You Want Thicker Hair!!

By Dr.Pummy Virmani, Dietitian/Nutritionist If you thought tending to your nails and hair were means to embellish your vanity, you were very wrong. The basic principle that escapes your grasp most often is the fact that any organ, any part of your body can not look good if it is not…

Environment and Lifestyle Causes for Hair Loss!

By Dr Pushpa K R , Dermatology How does the world around us affect our hair? In more ways than you think actually. Seasonal changes and pollution has their big or small impact on our body, THE SUN As the world expresses its concern over the harmful effects of ultra-violet…

Excess Body Hair – How To Get Rid Of It?

By Dr Deepak Devakar , Dermatology Everybody wants to look beautiful and have a clean flawless skin; but excess body hair can be an obstacle. To look beautiful and flawless, young people today can get various cosmetic surgeries to get rid of that excess body hair. Although surgeries do prove to…

Wooly Hair Syndrome

By Dr Rekha Yadav, Trichology Wooly hair syndrome is characterized by unusually curly and frizzy hair that merge together. If you have this syndrome, your hair will be lighter than the normal colour. The hair is also very coarse or dry, making them prone to breakage. Usually, wooly hair syndrome is confused…