Skin Care

Wound Care – Caring For Stitches (Sutures)

By Dr. Alliance Munot Hospital, General Physician Wounds are a common occurrence which people experience in their day to day activities. Sometimes they heal automatically. However at other times they require medications; even stitches and staples. In the case of stitches and staples, you must be careful in order to avoid infections…

Acne Marks – 5 Best Forms Of Treatment!

By Dr. Suruchi Garg, Dermatology, Acne is an inflammatory skin disorder that leads to pimple formation on the shoulder, back, face, upper arms and chest. The different types of acne include cysts, blackheads, whiteheads, pimple and nodules. Acne starts to develop during the transitional period of puberty. Although it can occur at…

Hyperpigmentation – What Causes It?

By Dr. Bhavuk Mittal, 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,…

Anti-aging Derma Treatments – What All Should You Know?

By Dr. Bhavuk Mittal, Dermatology, Anti-aging skin care is a constantly growing and evolving industry. New techniques to make you look younger are constantly being devised. Let’s take a look at some of the most common types of anti-aging treatments available for you to choose from… 1. Laser and Other Light Related Treatments – In…

Scabies – Diagnosis And Treatment

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, When tiny mites, or more specifically scabies mites, enter your skin, an allergic reaction occurs consequently resulting in itchy skin. This condition is more commonly known as scabies, and is very contagious in nature, spreading very easily and rapidly from person to person at the slightest touch…

What Causes Measles?

By Dr. Rajeshwari Jarupula, Dermatology, Measles is an airborne disease which is extremely contagious. The disease, if untreated, can prove to be fatal. There are many causes that can lead to measles. Common Causes- 1. Virus: This is the main reason for contracting the disease which affects the nose and throat of a…

5 Complications Of Open Wounds

By Dr. Archit Aggarwal, Dermatology, An open wound is one which involves a breakage in the body tissue which affects the skin. There may be various kinds of open wounds, such as: 1.Abrasion 2.Incision 3.Laceration 4.Puncture 5.Avulsion Causes of open wounds 1.Rubbing or scraping of the skin. This is one of the major…

4 Reasons Behind Burns

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, Burns are common injuries faced by almost everyone at some point of their life. Most burns are recoverable without serious health consequences depending on the degree of injury. However, some burns can be more dangerous as they might lead to excess damage of the skin cells. Such…

5 Signs Of Skin Aging That Make You Look Older!

By Dr. Meeta Mantri, 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 only…

Anti-Aging Skin – Top Derma Treatment Options For It!

By Zion Aesthetics Skin And Hair Clinic,  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…