November 30, 2019

Age is Just a Number You Choose – Non Surgical Face Lifting

Age is Just a Number You Choose – Non-Surgical Face Lifting It is quite obvious that modern life takes its toll on your skin and hair. I now see premature ageing as a common symptom amongst practically all city dwellers. (This even though we live most of our lives in covered and often air-conditioned environments) The first line of treatment for age-related conditions (skin or otherwise) is definitely to start maintaining a healthy lifestyle.  There are no substitutes for the same. However, I acknowledge that this is often easier said than done. Hence the little external help needed to look […]
November 1, 2019

Laser Hair Removal : Differentiate the good, the bad and the ugly.

So a while ago I wrote a blog post on the myths around Laser Hair Removal (In case you missed it, you can read it here : https://inurskn.in/myths-truths-laser-hair-removal/) also I had promised then that I would write in more detail about the various options one can look out for before going in for a procedure. So here it goes:   What are the types of Laser Hair Removal (LHR) machines that are available for treatment? Yes you read that right. There are different types of machines available when it comes to Laser Hair Removal. The two dominant technologies available for […]
October 18, 2019

Smoking: Don’t Suffocate Your Skin

An ode to the smoking victims – By a Dermatologist   “It did not keep him warm in the cold It just made him look old It was a fine way to become ugly While still believing that it felt so lovely Not just on the outside But a good way to rot you inside In time, more he would know Of the cancer and so much woe But for now his skin began to wrinkle And his eyes lost their twinkle His lips and eyes were a shade too black His nails began to crack and his mane had […]
September 25, 2019

The Butterfly Effect-Thyroid and Skin

The Butterfly Effect: Thyroid and Skin This particular concept has been beautifully explained in one of Stephen King’s finest works, 11/22/63. The butterfly effect is a theory where small things can have a chaotic impact on a complex system. The concept in the novel is described in a way where a butterfly flaps its wings and causes a hurricane. Same is true about thyroid – Thyroid Gland is a butterfly-shaped gland that is situated in the base of the neck. This organ may be small, but it has a walloping impact. Let’s start with a simple question. What does your thyroid […]