June 25, 2019

 

 

Vitiligo is a skin condition which has been marred with numerous myths and superstitions. Here are some of them.

# MYTH 1: People with vitiligo are born with patchy uneven skin because they have mixed-race parents.

FACT: Vitiligo is not related to ethnicity of the parents and most people with it hav...

April 21, 2019

Travel through airplane can wreak havoc on your skin and for those with acne it can turn out to be a nightmare.

The low humidity in the pressurized cabin can cause both dry skins to go drier and oily skin (The increase of oil is the way your skin compensates itself to try and establish a moist enviro...

April 20, 2019

Travel through airplane can wreak havoc on your skin and for those with acne it can turn out to be a nightmare.

The low humidity in the pressurized cabin can cause both dry skins to go drier and oily skin (The increase of oil is the way your skin compensates itself to try and establish a moist enviro...

With Summer season on our door, there's a lot of talk about sun protection and how to prevent sunburn. But how to choose which sunscreen suits your skin and your need. 

Below is an informatics which will guide you in short about different types of Sunscreen and how to use it for maximum protection.

So...

For Diagnosing head lice at home

You will need 2 common items:

  • Bright light.

  • Fine-tooth comb or lice comb.

What to do : You can find head lice by following these 2 steps:

  1. Wet the hair as it prevents the lice from scurrying away.

  2. Separate hair into sections. Beginning at the scalp, s...

Poison ivy is one of the most frequent causes of skin rash among children and adults who spend time outdoors. A rash from poison ivy is caused by an oil found in these plants called urushiol. When this oil touches your skin, it often causes an itchy, blistering rash.

How does Poison Ivy look

Pois...

With people getting more careful about health, lots are hitting the gym. There's no doubt that going to the gym is great for your body and overall health, but it can be easy to focus on your physique and forget about your skin. Working out doesn't have to mean compromising your skincare routine. Her...

Though the name  sounds intimidating and like it might be painful, but in reality it’s not. Microdermabrasion is clinically proven beneficial for your complexion and yields real results for skin rejuvenation.

First, what are microdermabrasion treatments ?

During a microdermabrasion treatment, a d...

What is Bacne ?

‘Bacne’ isn’t a word you’ll find in the dictionary. It is a combination of "back" and "acne," refers to back acne and is almost as common as it is annoying.

Acne forms when pores or hair follicles become clogged with dead skin and oil. Therefore acne can form anywhere except the p...

A study published says that fewer than half of the patients at a dermatology clinic knew the meaning of terms like “broad spectrum” and “SPF.”

Being able to decipher these terms can help you choose a sunscreen that gives you the protection you expect.

You’ll find everything you need to decode a sunscr...

Beautiful skin starts with nourishment from within. Older cells are constantly shed and replaced by younger ones and a steady supply of key nutrients is essential to support this rapid growth. Eat the correct balance of foods and you'll feed your skin the vital nutrients it needs to help it stay sof...

February 25, 2018

Skin care tips while playing holi

February 21, 2018

Yes, they can. Though skin care may seem simple it is not all that easy. As a dermatologist, I’ve come across many patients who had mishaps with products that seem natural. 

Some of them even have posted their experience on Facebook of these aromatic oils. In one such ca...