skin health

4 Risk Factors Behind Skin Rashes in Infants

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, Most infant rashes and other newborn skin conditions are very common occurrences and you should not be worried much as the symptoms normally disappear in a week or two. Here are some common observations: 1. Baby acne usually in the form of pimples on your baby’s forehead,…

What You Need To Know About Benign Skin Lesions?

By Dr. D G Saple , HIV Specialist, Benign skin lesions : This refers to harmless skin conditions. Usually does not evolve into a cancerous growth. When they’re raised above the surface we refer to them as papules or nodules eg warts, moles, seborrhoeic keratosis. Some of the rashes may be fluid filled and…

Chemical Peel – All You Need To Know About It!

By Dr. Ganesh Avhad, Dermatology, The chemical peel is a procedure done to improve your skin’s appearance. This treatment uses a chemical solution which causes the skin to blister and finally peel off. The new skin is usually less wrinkled and smoother than the old skin. Here is everything you need to…

Under Eye Circles – How Can They Be Treated?

By Zion Aesthetics Skin And Hair Clinic,  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…

4 Treatments To Achieve A Glowing Skin!

By Dr. Suruchi Garg, Dermatology, Maintaining healthy skin is important, as there are a number of diseases that can affect it. While some of these conditions can be cured easily, others can be difficult to treat or involve a complicated recovery. While home remedies can sometimes be effective methods of skin care,…

Benign Skin Lesions – Know The Treatment Procedure!

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology, Benign skin lesions basically refer to skin disorders characterised by pouches or closed pockets of tissue which are filled with water or some other fluids. They tend to feel like pea shaped structures which can roll under the skin and feel smooth when pressure is applied on…

Sculptra: Everything You Need To Know About It!

By Dr. Vaishali Uzagare, Cosmetic Physician, With esthetic appeal on the rise, people are always wanting to look younger, better sculpted, with a firmer skin and glow. However, this is something that changes with age, and most people worry about the changing face. The fine lines, wrinkles, crow’s feet, nasolabial folds are…

Sunscreen Facts v/s Myths!

By Dr. Niraj Goenka, Dermatology, Repetitive sun exposure without any protection on your skin can cause tanning, sunburn and wrinkles. It also increases your risk of developing skin cancer. Most of the times, you are not too sure about the type of sunscreen suitable for your skin. You may also have doubts…

How To Fix 3 Major Problems That Oily Skin Suffers From!

By Dr. Meeta Mantri, 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…

Skin Rashes – 5 Commonly Ones You Must Know About!

By Dr. Mohna, Dermatology, Skin rashes are different from other dermatological conditions although a lot of symptoms and remedies might overlap with other kinds of skin outgrowths. Rashes are either bacterial or viral infections, and may or may not spread to other parts of the body but are easily treatable. The five…