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Sunburn – How To Handle It?

By Dr. Vanishree S.V, Dermatology Sunburn is an extremely common condition with around one-third of the adult population as well as 70% of children getting sun burnt each year. Interestingly this can easily be prevented. The reason why this is so common is because people try to sunbathe in hopes of getting…

Sunburn – How To Treat It?

By Dr. Sejal Saheta, Dermatology Sunburn is an extremely common condition with around one-third of the adult population as well as 70% of children getting sun burnt each year. Interestingly this can easily be prevented. The reason why this is so common is because people try to sunbathe in hopes of getting…

Preventive Measures to Limit the Negative Effects of the Sun’s Rays

By Dr. Vinay Singh, 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 to…

5 Sunscreen Myths That Dermatologists Debunks!

By Dr. Jeetendra Khatuja, Dermatology Repetitive sun exposure without any protection on your skin can cause tanning, sunburn and wrinkles. It also increases your risk of developing skin cancer. Most of the times, you are not too sure about the type of sunscreen suitable for your skin. You may also have…

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…