Category: Skin Care

People, especially women, would want to have light skin tone. They would opt to have flawless skin in the sense that it can be described as a skin feeling and looking like butter. There are those who are gifted with …

Irritated skin and bumps after shaving is called as allergic rash or urticaria from irritation of the skin and hair follicles of the beard. You have to observe whether irritated skin and bumps are from when you have started shaving …

Enlarged Open Pores and Smooth Skin

One of the problems that people face as they grow older are open or enlarged pores, making skin seem old and rough looking. Smooth, young-looking skin becomes a thing of the past because of …

Tips and Tricks for Fairer Skin

Some women are born with naturally fair complexions, while others are born with darker skin. While there is nothing wrong with having darker complexions, some women still wish to have that fair skin that …

The skin is the mirror of a person’s personality and state of mind. One can easily tell just by the look at the facial skin if a person has not had enough sleep or if the person is undergoing a …

Itchy burning bumps in medical terms is called as urticaria or more commonly called as rash. Urticaria or rash, the formation of weal and flare lesions in the skin, is an anaphylactic phenomenon which can develop as a result of …

What is Prickly Heat or Heat Rash?

Prickly Heat or heat rash can appear on anyone, but infants and babies are the most affected. It is most common in the neck, underarms and groin where the skin surface overlaps. They …

Eczema or Dermatitis are non-contagious skin rashes. Rash, which occur chronically without any external cause is called Eczema. In Dermatitis symptoms, are caused by specific triggers that affect a lot of people in the same manner. It can be further …

What are Cuts, Scrapes and Wounds?

Injury, in which the outer skin-barrier is penetrated due to an accident, in which the skin has been punctured, cut or scraped. It should be treated immediately because it can cause infection.

Symptoms of

Shortly after an injury caused by a fall or blow, discoloration of the skin takes place and are known as skin bruises. Aspirin tablets can also cause this.

Symptoms: After an acute injury the skin exhibits a reddish tinge, …

What are Blisters? Why do they appear most on feet, tongue, mouth and hands

Loose or raised area of the skin due to the accumulation of the fluid, under the outer layer is called blister. If the outer layer of …

How are first-degree burns different from second-degree and third-degree burns?

Electricity, corrosive chemical or heat source can burn and damage the skin. Depending on the degree of severity and amount of skin involved, burns can be classified further as:

  1. First-degree

Our skin has thousands of tiny outlets not visible to the naked eye. These skin pores carry out the important function of eliminating water, salts, uric acid and oily secretions from our body. Facial pores are commonly associated with excessive …

Seborrhea or Seborrheic Dermatitis is a common chronic skin disorder in which oily areas of the scalp, face and chest start to flake and wear off. This form of eczema may also affect skin folds under the arms, breasts, navel …

Dry skin care becomes highly essential during the cold, winter months, when the skin tends to open up or develop parched look on their surface. The basic reason for dry skin is lack of sebum in the glands, for which …

After the cold and chilly winter comes the warmth of the summer. This is the time when people come out of their houses to enjoy the warmth of the sun and welcome the outdoor activities. With the sun at its …

Rhinoplasty is a plastic surgery process done on your nose to make it look better and blend well with your other facial features. Rhinoplasty (nose surgery) is not necessarily only a beauty treatment, but may also be done sometimes to …

Worm infections are parasitic conditions that can produce major health problems, especially in tropical and underdeveloped countries. These worms are also known as helminths. Worms infect the people when they are ingested or by direct penetration of the skin or …

Skin texture varies from person to person depending on your body constitution. Skin treatment depends on the type of skin texture you have. You may have normal skin, oily skin or dry skin.

For keeping your skin fresh and young …

Let us understand skin problems of the young, middle aged, old people and how to overcome these.

In thirties, sweat glands, oil glands are most active. Naturally oily skin problem persist among many. Daily shampooing and frequent washing with soap …