skin disease

7 Tips To Get Rid Of Dry Skin

By Dr. Atul Jain, Dermatology If you have got dry skin, things are bound to get difficult, irrespective of what season it is. You may have several questions in mind, such as which type of face wash is not suitable for your skin, and how to apply make-up. Your dry skin may…

Men’s Aesthetic and Anti-aging Treatments

By Dr Venu Kumari, Dermatology Anti-ageing treatments for men are on the rise because of a number of reasons such as the urge to look young for better career and dating prospects. Most men feel that they lose ground to younger men, especially when it comes down to career prospects. This reason…

Is Facial A Treatment or A Necessity For Healthy Skin?

By Dr Kanu Verma, Dermatology Sun exposure, dirt, stress and age, all make your skin dull and dry, which are often accompanied by partial (whiteheads) or impartial (blackheads) clogging of pores. Facials are a cohesive skin treatment that comprise of steam, exfoliation, creams, extraction, peels, masks and massages. The entire process pampers…

Homeopathy and Rosacea

By Chhavi Bansal , Homeopathy Acne rosacea is a chronic disorder of the skin which causes red and abnormal swelling of the facial skin of the facial skin (especially the cheeks, nose, and chin). Rosacea is generally caused due to a frequent dilation of the facial blood vessels which causes the skin…

All About Skin Warts

By Dr Rohit Goel, Dermatology Soft growths occurring on the genitals are called Genital Warts. Genital warts are infections that are sexually transmitted (STI). These are caused by certain aspects of the human papillomavirus (HPV). These growths on the skin cause discomfort, pain and itching. Even though these warts are generally not…

Misconceptions and Facts About Premature Ejaculation

By Dr Amit Joshi, Sexology Premature Ejaculation affects a large number of men across varied age groups. The condition which is characterized by decreasing or no ejaculatory control within a minute or less of vaginal penetration can have far reaching psychological consequences and can scar a man’s sexual confidence. Certain misconceptions about…

Acne and Breakouts: Skin Care and Prevention

By Dr Ganesh Avhad, Dermatology Acne is a skin condition which occurs when there is an obstruction in the skin pores. These pores are the orifices that secrete oil to keep the skin hydrated. However, the blocking of skin pores due to the accumulation of oil and dead skin cells which appear…

Dress Syndrome

By Dr. Rasya Dixit, Dermatology The acronym to DRESS is Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms. This is used to describe a condition that is caused due to the hypersensitive drug reaction.This is often characterized by excessive skin rash, pharyngitis, lymphadenopathy, hepatitis and sometimes the involvement of kidneys, lungs, heart…

What is Kindler’s Syndrome?

By Dr. Rasya Dixit, Dermatology Kindler’s Syndrome is a rare type of epidermolysis bullosa (EB). EB is a group of inherited diseases that is characterised by skin fragility, blistering of skin and discoloration. This syndrome is quite common in early infancy. Kindler’s syndrome shows mixed patches of blistering on the skin with…

Skin Diseases and Its Treatment in Ayurveda

By Dr. Shailendra Kumar Naithani , Ayurveda Skin is the biggest organ of the human body, constituting of six layers. Unlike what many of us think, skin is not merely peripheral, but stretches itself to deeper levels in the body. Hence, Ayurveda believes that skin diseases have deep-rooted causes. Most skin diseases…