Skin Care

Botox Injections – Its Benefits, Reasons to Get Done and How it Works

By Dr. Sreelatha Murugappan , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Botox, derived from Clostridium Botulinum, is a cosmetic treatment often used to smooth wrinkled skin. Botox was originally used to treat spasms as it has muscles freezing qualities. Eventually, it was primarily used to cure the wrinkles present at the corner of the eyes (known…

All You Need to Know About Chemical Peel

By Dr Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty , Dermatology The chemical peel is a procedure done to improve your skin’s appearance. This treatment uses a chemical solution which causes the skin to blister and finally peel off. The new skin is usually less wrinkled and smoother than the old skin. Here is everything you…

10 Tips To Deal With Itchy Skin!

By Looks Forever Hair Skin Laser And Slimming Aesthetic Clinic, Dermatology Does your skin feel itchy all the time and you feel like scratching it? Itchy skin is a very common problem which affects a lot of people. Depending on its severity, itchy skin can be mild to extremely annoying and is…

Tanned Skin – 5 Home Remedies At Your Rescue

By Dr. Rashmi Mittal, Dermatology Tanning of the skin, though desired by some, completely mars the complexion of few. In a tropical country like India, sun tanning is a serious problem, one that often times calls for medical intervention.  In fact a host of homemade remedies have also emerged to combat with…

Hyperpigmentation – Derma Treatments

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin disorder that causes dark patches and spots all over the facial skin. Although it occurs without any symptom, it is of high cosmetic concern and can result in psychological stress. Most of the causes of hyperpigmentation are attributed to exposure to the sun’s…

Acne – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

By Dr. Venu Kumari, Dermatology Acne is a skin condition caused due to the plugging of the hair follicles on the skin with dead skin cells and excess oil (sebum) secretion. Acne is characterized by the formation of pimples, mainly around the face, neck, chest and the back. There can be abnormal…

Laser Treatments For Under Eye Dark Circles

By Dr. Latika Arya , Dermatology Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye creams, peels, intense pulsed light therapy, Q switched Nd Yag laser therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one, it’s important…

Heat Rash And How to Cure it?

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology Heat rash mainly occurs due to extreme heat, and thus it is noticeable during the summer season. It is either reddish or pinkish in color, and usually found on the body parts that are covered by clothes. Blocking of sweat ducts creates this kind of situation, and…

5 Benefits of Botox Injections!

By Dr. Feroz Khan, Cosmetic Physician If you wish to look younger, you can rely on Botox injections. They are safe and don’t have any long term side effects. From reducing excessive sweating to having a wrinkle-free skin, Botox has many benefits for its user. Botox was used for cosmetic purposes for…

Corns And Warts – Homeopathic Treatment for it!

By Dr. Prashant K Vaidya, Homeopathy Corns and Warts Corns and warts are two most common foot conditions, while warts require an immediate treatment since they can appear all over the body. Corns A corn is a small thickened lesion in the skin of the foot that occurs because of repeated high…