March 7, 2020

Protect your skin & hair this Holi.

Protect your skin & hair this Holi. As fun as the festival of colours maybe it can play havoc with your skin and hair. As fun as the festival of colours maybe it can play havoc with your skin and hair. A simple case of prevention being better than cure. I recommend that before venturing out to the parties make sure that you take some basic precautions in place. Moisturizing your skin & lips is essential, as the moisturizer on the skin acts like a shield and prevents colours from absorbing and staining the skin. For your nails consider using […]
February 4, 2020

Food for Skin

Food for thought…err…Food for Skin Myths – Half Truths – Absolute Truths   While I generally detest clichés, it is hard to not start this article with the phrase “You are what you eat.” While I would like to profess this about your skin too, I must admit that this is at best a half-truth. Over these years I have had a considerable number of patients who have come to me with a skin condition that does not remit even after them having sworn off meat, vegetables, dairy… you name it. It has always been an uphill battle for dermatologists […]
December 16, 2019

Age is Just a Number You Choose – Anti Ageing Treatments that are trending: Part 2

Age is Just a Number You Choose – Anti Ageing Treatments that are trending Continuing with my previous post, I thought it would be a good idea to create a post which kind of acts like a quick reference guide for all my patients who are seeking anti-ageing treatments. I always find it pertinent that whenever I write such an article to mention; that before you engage in an anti-ageing treatment always focus on two things: Am I living a healthy lifestyle? As there are no substitutes for this. Do I need this help? On this, I want to assure […]
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 […]