Skin

Anti-Aging Treatments

By Dr Ganesh Avhad, Dermatology You may have the urge for younger looking skin once you are in or have crossed your early 30’s but ageing is a natural process which will eventually catch you and everybody else in this world. Your skin will show the symptoms of ageing since it is…

How to Maintain your Skin on Daily Basis

By Dr V. Sethuraman , 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 that…

Get Rid of Hyperpigmentation

By Dr Venu Kumari , Dermatology Hyperpigmentation is a skin condition which is characterized by the formation of dark patches on the skin. These patches are formed when there is overproduction of a naturally occurring pigment called melanin. The disorder can occur on any part of the body including the hands, neck and…

Myths About Skin Care Products

By Dr Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty , Dermatology Given the constant buzz and hype created around flawless and almost unachievable standards of skin quality, it is no surprise to discover the hundreds and thousands of beauty products laid at our feet promise the impossible. These products end up creating a bubble around the…

Acne Treatments

By Dr Ganesh Avhad , Dermatology There are many treatments available for acne; it usually depends on the type of acne you are affected with. The types of acne are whiteheads, blackheads, pimples and cystic lesions. The medications treat acne as: They kill the acne causing bacteria (propionibacterium acnes). They reduce the…

Skin Care Routine and Treatment for Hyperpigmentation

By Dr Narasimhalu C.R.V , Dermatologist Hyperpigmentation is the discolouration or increase in the natural colour (pigmentation) of the face. Although it occurs without any symptom, it is of high cosmetic concern and can result in psychological stress. Most of the causes of hyperpigmentation are attributed to exposure to the sun’s…

Does Dry-Skin Brushing Give Your Skin a Glow?

By Dr. Rohit Batra, Dermatologist Dry skin brushing refers to the brushing of your skin when it is dry with a brush made of natural bristles. It helps unclog pores and remove dead skin cells, giving your skin a soft feel and a glowing appearance. The skin functions as an eliminator…

How to derive skin-beautifying benefits of La Tomatina and other amazing global festivals at home

Who knew that getting dirty in tons and tons of tomatoes being thrown at you could be beneficial for your skin? Some incredible global festivals (like La Tomatina) are not only great for letting loose and having some fun, but also work wonders for your skin. Read on to find…