Skin Care

Ayurveda for Psoriasis

By Dr Shailendra Kumar Naithani , Ayurveda Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that is mainly characterized by patches of irregular skin, which may be red, itchy and scaly. Its severity may range from a small and localized patch to patches on the entire body. It mostly occurs on the elbows, knees and…

How to Get Rid of Excess Body Hair?

By Dr. Rashmi Sharma, 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 be successful,…

Anti-Aging Skin Treatments

By Dr. Rasya Dixit , Dermatology The option of being able to get rid of aging issues such as fine lines and retrieving the youthful glow sounds as good as a dream. However, with certain treatments, you can aim to reverse the signs which display your old-age. Listed below are a few…

Vitiligo – Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

By Dr. Rasya Dixit , Dermatology Every human on the planet is born with a natural amount of pigmentation within the skin which is determined by their genetics. However, for multiple reasons, disorders may occur wherein the skin loses its color. One such condition is vitiligo which is a fairly common skin…

Know How to Get Rid of Rosacea!

By Dr. Ravindranath Reddy, Dermatology How to get rid of Rosacea? Rosacea is a common disorder of the skin, and is believed to result from the inflammatory reaction of the immune system. While the exact cause of Rosacea is not known, some common triggers include hot and spicy food, alcohol, anger, direct…

How To Treat Erythrasma?

By Dr. Shruti Kohli, Dermatology Erythrasma is a form of skin disease where brown, scaly patches are formed on the skin. This disease is caused by the Gram-positive bacterium known as Corynebacterium minutissimum. This form of skin disease occurs among diabetic patients and obese people. This disease is more common in warm…

Facial Contouring Overview

By Dr. Anubhav Gupta, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery For all the Snowhites and their Prince Charmings of today, mirrors on the walls are no longer the only reflexive screen. Selfie cameras, DSLRs and of course Facebook, Instagram and all such social media portals make the task of being the ‘fairest of them all’, a…

Acne – Diagnosis & Treatments

By Dr. Richfeel, Dermatology Acne is a skin disease, characterised by sebaceous gland inflammation. It is chronic, and it affects teenagers mostly, however, it can also affect adults. In normal skin conditions, sebaceous glands produce an oily secretion called sebum. However, in people with acne, the glands are larger and they…

Hyperpigmentation – Causes and Treatments

By Dr. Akhilendra Singh, Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is the increase in melanin which causes the skin and nail to darken in color. It occurs when excess melanin is deposited within the tissues. It is a very common and harmless skin disorder which leads to skin patches becoming darker than the normal surrounding area,…

All About Vitiligo

By Dr. Arvind Kumar, Dermatology The development of white patches on the skin which may progressively start spreading all over your skin results in the chronic skin disorder known as vitiligo. This skin disorder is often a cause for social embarrassment for many people and may also affect their self-esteem by denting…