Skin Care

Wrinkles: Facts on Treatments and Cosmetic Procedures

By Dr. Yv Rao , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Wrinkles are one of the most predictable signs of aging. But that doesn’t mean you have to let them hinder your beauty. Aging and Wrinkles With age, skin cells divide more slowly, and the skin’s inner layer, called the dermis, begins to thin. That starts to…

Acne – Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

By Dr. Sreelatha Murugappan, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery 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…

Homeopathic Treatment for Acne

By Dr. Alok Kumar , Homeopathy Acne is a condition that is very common among teenagers; it occurs due to hormonal imbalances in the body. The sebaceous glands present on the skin tend to become overactive and produce excess oil. Acne affects people across all ages, from teenagers to premenopausal women. Acne…

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…