Skin issues

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…

Ways to Beat Cystic Acne

By Dr Venu Kumari , Dermatology Cystic acne is a type of acne that leads to pimples which are painful. This type of acne usually leads to nodules and large inflamed cysts on the skin; they usually appear in the back, face and the buttocks. It begins like normal acne wherein bacteria…

Great Tips For Treating A Bad Sunburn

By Dr Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty , Dermatology A condition wherein overexposure to the sun’s UV rays causes inflammation, reddening and in more severe cases, peeling and blistering of the skin, is known as sunburn. The intensity of the sunburn depends on the type of skin, intensity of sunlight and the time period…