Skin rash

Is It Baby Acne, or Rash, or Something Else?

By Dr. Pradeep Kumari , 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: Baby acne usually in the form of pimples on your baby’s forehead,…

Your Baby’s Skin and Rashes

By Dr. Harish Prasad B.R , 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: Baby acne usually in the form of pimples on your baby’s…

Causes and Symptoms of Molluscum Contagiosum

By  Dr Sandesh Gupta  , Dermatology Molluscum Contagiosum is a relatively common skin infection caused by the virus of the same name. Even though it is common in children, adults with weak immune system and atopic dermatitis may also be affected by it. These benign and painless bumps disappear and usually don’t…

All about Dermatomyositis

By Dr Sandesh Gupta , Dermatology Affecting both adult and children alike, dermatomyositis is a very rare inflammatory skin disease characterized by muscle weakness and a distinct skin rash. It is more prominent in females than in males. Symptoms- Common signs and symptoms include: 1. Muscle Weakness – Muscles affected include those…