skin health

Under Eye Circles – Know Its Treatment Options!

By Dr Vikas Shankar , Dermatology 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…

Laser Skin Resurfacing – Know Its Types and Benefits!

By Dr Asmita Dhekne Chebbi , Dermatology Laser skin resurfacing is a technique that can be used for reducing the negative effects that prolonged exposure to the sun, acne or aging can have on the skin. This includes wrinkles, scars, blemishes, lines or blotches. The treatment utilizes focused and pulsating light…

Ayurvedic Remedies For Psoriaris!

By Dr Renuka Siddhapura , Ayurveda Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that is mainly characterized by patches of irregular skin, which may be red, itchy and scaly. Its severity may range from a small and localized patch to patches on the entire body. It mostly occurs on the elbows, knees and…

Know The Many Benefits Of Chemical Peel

By Sareen Hair Clinic , Dermatology Chemical Peel Treatment is ideal for: Skin Pigmentation problems- Due to the harmful effects of sun exposure and pollution, drugs, hormonal problems, burns, etc. many people fall victim of skin pigmentation. A chemical peel treatment can be of great help in such cases. Complexion lightening- If one’s…

How Safe is Rhinoplasty(Nose Job)?

By Dr Nishant Chhajer , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a nose job, basically refers to a surgical procedure used to change the shape of your nose. It is usually done to change the size of the nose – to make it smaller or larger. It is also done…

Curing Cleft Palate with Plastic Surgery

By Dr Venkata Ramana, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery What is Cleft Palate? Cleft Palate is known to occur when the roof of the human mouth, does not close completely. This leads to an opening that can almost extend to the nasal cavity. The cleft can involve any of the two sides of the palate. It…

Botox: How Does Botox Work?

By Dr. Archhana Gullur, Dermatology BOTOX provides a quick and effective remedy for the facial lines and wrinkles that age, stress, worry, and environmental factors can produce, even on a younger person’s face. A BOTOX injection skin treatment smoothes frown lines on the forehead, between the eyes, and at the base…

Managing Pain After Burn Injury

By Dr. Sanjay Sharma , Pain Management Burn related injuries are often one of the most difficult types of pain to manage. This is because burns destroy skin tissue much more than a similar injury caused by cuts on the skin. The pain can be quite intense even with injuries that are…

Tanned Skin – 5 Home Remedies At Your Rescue

By Dr. Rashmi Mittal, Dermatology Tanning of the skin, though desired by some, completely mars the complexion of few. In a tropical country like India, sun tanning is a serious problem, one that often times calls for medical intervention.  In fact a host of homemade remedies have also emerged to combat with…

Hyperpigmentation – Derma Treatments

By Dr. Himanshu Singhal, Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin disorder that causes dark patches and spots all over the facial skin. Although it occurs without any symptom, it is of high cosmetic concern and can result in psychological stress. Most of the causes of hyperpigmentation are attributed to exposure to the sun’s…