skin health

5 Types of Facelift Surgeries

By Dr. Sandesh Gupta, Dermatology, Facelift, also known as Rhytidectomy, is a surgical method used to remove excess facial skin to improve visible signs of ageing. Facelift may also be combined with eyelid surgery or other procedures and is usually performed under twilight sleep or general anesthesia. Facial areas under facelift include:…

Melasma – What Causes It And How Can It Be Treated?

By Dr. Ganesh Avhad, 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 the face…

Vitiligo – Know Everything About It!

By Zion Aesthetics Skin And Hair Clinic, The development of white patches on the skin which may progressively start spreading all over your skin results in the chronic skin disorder known as vitiligo. This skin disorder is often a cause for social embarrassment for many people and may also affect their…

Natural Ways To Manage Acne!

By Dr. Ashwini Vivek Mulye, Ayurveda, Acne is a long-term disease which is caused due to the clogging of hair follicles due to dead skin cells. Its main characteristic feature is the emergence of pimples, blackheads, etc. In Ayurveda, the condition is known as Youvana Pidaka (Youvana means youth and pidaka means…

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…