Skin Care

Atopic Dermatitis – Symptoms, Causes And Treatment

By Dr. Nitin Jain, Dermatology Especially common in children, but not entirely impossible in adults, Atopic Dermatitis is a type of eczema, a chronic condition that causes intensive itching and red rashes in and around areas of dry and sensitive skin. Atopic dermatitis has a tendency to flare and then subside…

Ayurvedic Tips for Soft & Beautiful Skin

By Dr. Jiva Ayurveda, Ayurveda The human skin has three types – dry, oily and normal. People with dominant Vata dosha have dry skin, those with Pitta dosha have oily skin and Kapha dosha people have moist & clammy skin. Taking care of your skin helps you avoid skin infections and allergies…

Reconstructive Surgery – Get Rid of Your Birth Defects!

By Dr. Ashutosh Shah, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Birth defects are problems that affect appearance, organ function and physical or mental development in babies. Such defects are a result of genetic abnormalities, infections or appear as a reaction against certain medicines. They develop in babies when they are in the womb and remain permanent…

Platelet Rich Plasma- Skin Rejuvenation And Hair Loss Treatment

By Dr. Vijaya Patil , Cosmetic Physician 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…

Homeopathy Cure for White Patches

By Dr. Priya Thakkar, Homeopathy Vitiligo or Leucoderma is an autoimmune condition, defined as a common skin disorder, wherein your skin develops white patches or marks due to a loss in pigment cells called melanin. This pigment determines the color of your eyes, skin and hair. However, in Vitiligo, only the skin…

How To Fix The Problem Of Oily Skin?

By Dr. Ranjan Upadhyay, Dermatology Oil or sebum comes from the sebaceous glands; and people who have overactive sebaceous glands produce excess sebum, contributing to the oily look of their skin. Oily skin comes with its own fair share of problems, some of which are: 1. Acne: too much oil attracts the bacteria…

Oily Skincare Tips – How to Treat Oily Skin for Good

By Dr. Ravindranath Reddy, Dermatology Oil or sebum comes from the sebaceous glands; and people who have overactive sebaceous glands produce excess sebum, contributing to the oily look of their skin. The oily skin comes with its own fair share of problems, some of which are: Acne: too much oil attracts the…

Freckles – Causes and Treatment Options!!

By Dr. Venu Kumari, Dermatology Freckles are flat, circular small discolored spots of melanin on the skin of people with fair complexion. They are mostly seen on the face but can develop on any part of the skin when it is exposed to the sun. There is no health risk associated with…

Laser Resurfacing for Dark Circles Under Eyes

By Dr Dhananjay Chavan , 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,…

Know Everything About Chemical Peels!!

By Dr. Vijaya Patil , Cosmetic Physician Chemical peeling is a technique used to improve the tone and texture of skin. A Chemical peel is a solution that causes the dead skin to slough off and eventually peel off. Removal of dead skin gives birth to new skin which has improved tone…