skin health

Melasma – What You Should Know!

By Dr Shruti Ghadgepatil , Dermatology Melasma is a skin condition which causes discoloration and dark patches on your skin. It is more common in women than men. It is also called the ‘mask of pregnancy’ or chloasma when it is caused due to hormonal changes during pregnancy. These patches on…

7 Effective Tips To Get Rid Of Under-Eye Pigmentation!

By Dr Anuj Saigal , Dermatology Be it lack of sleep or the iron deficiency, the cause behind the under-eye pigmentation can be various. But no matter what causes under-eye pigmentation or dark circle, when it starts to affect the look of a person, it becomes a serious beauty concern.…

HydraFacial: What is it?

  By Dr. Sangeeta Varma , Dermatology HydraFacial is a unique treatment that helps in improving the skin appearance and restore a healthy and youthful skin. The method involves the use of vortex technologies for an advanced skin improvement. Some of the ingredients that are being used for this treatment include hyaluronic…

Tips to Maintain your Skin on Daily Basis!

By Dr Sharat Gupta , Dermatology It is difficult to get healthy skin; maintaining it on a regular basis can be even more difficult. Healthy skin is an indicator of your overall health as skin problems might signify an underlying disorder. The skin is the body’s first barrier against various pathogens…

Is your skin older than you?

By Dr. Sushma Yadav , 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…

Everything About Dark Circles Surgery

By Dr Yv Rao , Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Dark circles-means pigmentation around eyes. usually surgery is deferred for this problem, unless some compelling reason is there. It is better dealt initially with creams, tablets and or lasers or some other methods of treatment. If you suffer from the persistent problems of noticeable deep dark…

Psoriasis – Know Its Complications and Treatment!

By Dr Bharat Singhania , Dermatology A persistent, chronic skin condition which results in changing of life cycles of skin cells is called Psoriasis. It involves a rapid buildup of cells on the surface of the skin. This results in dry and itchy red patches and silvery scales which are…

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…