Skin

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…

Tattoo Removal – Know Everything About It!

By Dr. Amatrra Skin & Hair Clinic, Dermatology, Statistics show that about one-third of the people want to remove their tattoos. However, you cannot remove a tattoo using an ointment or a cream without eroding the superficial layer of your skin. The only efficient way to remove tattoo is by the laser…

5 Warning Signs of Unhealthy Skin That Make You Look Older!

By Dr. Ranjan Upadhyay, 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…

Achilles Tendinitis – Signs You Are Suffering From It!!

By Dr. Nithin Kumar Bejjanki, Orthopaedics The Achilles tendon is one of the longest tendons of the human body, which binds the calf muscles to the bones of the heel. Intense pressure put on the Achilles tendon as a result of extreme physical activities such as running or jumping might lead to…

Vitiligo/White Patches – Homeopathy For It!

By Dr Monty Talwar , Homeopathy Vitiligo or Leucoderma is an autoimmune condition, defined as a common skin disorder, wherein your skin develops white patches or marks due to a loss in pigment cells called melanin. This pigment determines the color of your eyes, skin and hair. However, in Vitiligo,…

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…

Everything About Moles

By Dr Aman Sharma , Dermatology Moles are a common form of skin growth which appear often in the form of small, black spots; they can develop anywhere on the body. They usually occur during adolescence or childhood and with the passage of time, they may change colour. Usually, moles are certain…

All About Scalp Psoriasis

By Dr Aman Sharma , Dermatology Psoriasis is a kind of skin disease caused by the immune system. The skin cells receive defective signals from the immune system; signals which cause the skin cells to mature quickly. New skin cells, thus, form within days rather than weeks. In such cases, your body…

The Link Between Sun Exposure and Premature Aging

By Dr Jolly Shah , Dermatology Over exposure to the sun can damage your skin in multiple ways. The collagen beneath the skin is broken down leading the skin to lose its elasticity and have a dull appearance. In addition to breaking down the collagen, it also does not allow new collagen…

Chemical Peels

By Dr Rittika Walia, Cosmetic Physician Chemical peeling is a technique used to improve the tone and texture of skin. A Chemical peel is a solution that causes the dead skin to slough off and eventually peel off. Removal of dead skin gives birth to new skin which has improved tone and…