I have a very oily skin with lots of pimples. How can I get rid of this?

Excessive oiliness of the skin is due to the hormonal imbalance. When oil, dust and dead cells clog the openings of the oil secreting glands, oil accumulates in the glands and give rise to pimples. Treatment with chemical peels, medication and creams help in controlling the pimples.

What is PCOD?

PCOD is polycystic ovarian disease. The cysts in the ovaries produce male hormones, which stimulates increased hair growth on the body (Hirsutism), thinning of the hairs on the scalp, and severe acne. It may be associated with irregular menstrual cycles and obesity. Weight reduction, diet and exercise are very important along with medication for hormonal imbalance.

I am 42years with black patches on my cheeks and nose since 3years. Can it be removed?

Black patches on the ckeeks and nose in the menopausal age group is called as melasma. It can also happen during pregnancy and due to some medication. It is due to the increased sensitivity of the skin to the UV rays. It can be reduced with topical creams, chemical peels and some medication. Regular use of sunsceens is very important to prevent an increase in melasma.

How can i get rid of the black spots on my face which are left behind after the healing of the pimples?

Black spots are the post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation left behind after the healing of the pimples. have healed.It can be removed with depigmenting creams and chemical peeling.

What are freckles?

Freckles are tiny black spots which appear on the face because of exposure to UVrays. It can be lightened with radiofrequency and peels. Regular use of sunscreens are important to prevent increase in the freckles.

I am 38 years, with pigmentation on the face since 1year. How can i get rid of it?

Pigmentation can happen due to increased sensitivity of the skin to UV rays. Strict protection from UV rays with repeated use of sunscreen is very important. Pigmentation can be reduced with depigmenting creams and chemical peeling.

I have pits and holes on my face since many years after the healing of the pimples. How can I remove them?

Severe form of pimples can give rise to depressed scars, which can be improved with treatments like dermaroller and dermabrasion.

I am 35years, my face is looking dull with wrinkles and open pores. What can be done to improve my skin?

After the age of 30, skin rejuvenation becomes slow resulting in accumulation of dead cells which gives a dull look. Wrinkles and open pores appear because of collagen breakdown which happens with aging, contributing to dullness of the skin.
Exfoliating treatments like chemical peels and microdermabrasion removes the dead cells and helps in rejuvention of the skin. Treatments like dermaroller, microdermabrasion, laser and chemical peels help in collagen building and tightening of the skin.

I have warts and skin tags on my face and neck. What is the best method to remove them?

Radiofrequency is the best method to remove them, without any scars.

I am 40 years, I have wrinkles on my forehead and around my eyes. I also have folds around my nose and mouth. What can I do about that?

Wrinkles on the forehead and the crow’s feet around the eyes are due to repeated facial expression. BOTOX is the best way to get rid of these lines. Nasolabial folds are due to the sagging of the cheeks. Fillers can be done to correct this.

How can i reduce the coarse hairs on my face and body?

Coarse hairs on the face in ladies can happen due to hormonal imbalance. Consultation with the dermatologist is required for hormonal evaluation and to rule out polycystic ovaries. Appropriate hormonal treatment with laser hair reduction helps in reducing the coarse hairs.

I have hair fall since 6 months. What is the solution for this?

Increased hair fall, about more than 100 can happen due to nutritional deficiency, stress, hormonal imbalance, dandruff and many other causes. Dermatologist has to evaluate the cause and treat appropriately. Treatment with medication, topical applications and mesotherapy can give an improvement.