skin disease

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…

Under-Eye Dark Circles – Causes, Treatments and Prevention

By Dr Feroz Khan, Cosmetic Physician Under eye dark circles usually tend to develop if you are not getting the required number of sleep hours or if you have been putting yourself under a lot of stress lately. However, if you still notice the presence of under-eye dark circles even after getting…

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…