Skin Care

How To Treat Skin Allergies?

By Dr. Deepak Sharma , Dermatology Irritation in skin can be caused by a number of factors such as medicinal side effects, infections or immune system disorders. When an allergen triggers an immune system response, it leads to a condition known as skin allergy. People having skin allergies may react to certain…

Melasma – What You Should Know!

By Dr Shruti Ghadgepatil , Dermatology Melasma is a skin condition which causes discoloration and dark patches on your skin. It is more common in women than men. It is also called the ‘mask of pregnancy’ or chloasma when it is caused due to hormonal changes during pregnancy. These patches on…

Thread Lift – Benefits And Procedure

By Dr. Vivek Mehta , Aesthetic Medicine If you are thinking of undertaking a cosmetic procedure for tightening your skin, you should opt for thread lift. A thread lift, also known as invisible lift, is a procedure in which sutures or threads are placed under your skin for volumizing and tightening areas…

7 Effective Tips To Get Rid Of Under-Eye Pigmentation!

By Dr Anuj Saigal , Dermatology Be it lack of sleep or the iron deficiency, the cause behind the under-eye pigmentation can be various. But no matter what causes under-eye pigmentation or dark circle, when it starts to affect the look of a person, it becomes a serious beauty concern.…

HydraFacial: What is it?

  By Dr. Sangeeta Varma , Dermatology HydraFacial is a unique treatment that helps in improving the skin appearance and restore a healthy and youthful skin. The method involves the use of vortex technologies for an advanced skin improvement. Some of the ingredients that are being used for this treatment include hyaluronic…

Tips to Maintain your Skin on Daily Basis!

By Dr Sharat Gupta , Dermatology It is difficult to get healthy skin; maintaining it on a regular basis can be even more difficult. Healthy skin is an indicator of your overall health as skin problems might signify an underlying disorder. The skin is the body’s first barrier against various pathogens…

Is your skin older than you?

By Dr. Sushma Yadav , Dermatology Before the onset of any skin related problem, our body starts throwing up warning signs, which sadly, a lot of us tend to ignore. If not dealt with on time, there is a chance that the warning signs might develop into something nastier, which will not…

Everything About Dark Circles Surgery

By Dr Yv Rao , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Dark circles-means pigmentation around eyes. usually surgery is deferred for this problem, unless some compelling reason is there. It is better dealt initially with creams, tablets and or lasers or some other methods of treatment. If you suffer from the persistent problems of noticeable deep dark…

Psoriasis – Know Its Complications and Treatment!

By Dr Bharat Singhania , Dermatology A persistent, chronic skin condition which results in changing of life cycles of skin cells is called Psoriasis. It involves a rapid buildup of cells on the surface of the skin. This results in dry and itchy red patches and silvery scales which are…

Under Eye Circles – Know Its Treatment Options!

By Dr Vikas Shankar , Dermatology If the dark circles under your eyes are noticeable even after you get an adequate amount of sleep, it might be a result of swollen eyelids. In some cases, dark circles can occur due to genetic factors, allergies or skin-related disorders, aging, excessive consumption of tobacco or…