Category Archives: Facial Pigmentation

How do I keep my skin healthy? Do I need to use expensive cosmetics and creams?


The simplest and best solution for healthy skin is application of a non-perfumed simple moisturiser (should not be very oily, if using on the face) along with a Sunscreen (of an SpF of at least 30). Most over the counter … Continue reading

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Which is the best soap to use on the skin?


As a rule, most soaps tend to dry out the skin and are not suited for anyone with dry-skin problems. However, for the common man on the street without skin problems, it wouldn’t make any difference whatever he/ she uses. … Continue reading

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Why do ugly pigmented patches appear on the face?


Pigmentation occurs (1) when acne or any inflammatory lesions heal (2) due to the combined effect of naturally oily skin and Sunlight and (3) as a natural protective mechanism against harmful UV radiation from Sunlight. A qualified Dermatologist should be … Continue reading

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Why do we get dark circles around the eyes? What is the treatment?


Dark circles are a huge problem in people of dark skin and can be a result of a number of factors. 1. Deep set eye-sockets making shadows appear under the eyes 2. Dehydration 3. Lack of sleep 4. Itchy/ inflammatory … Continue reading

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What is Microdermabrasion?


Microdermabrasion is a general term for the application of tiny rough grains to buff away the surface layer of skin. All of the action in microdermabrasion takes place at the topmost layer of your skin, wherein it superficially and painlessly … Continue reading

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What are the types of Microdermabrasion? How do they differ? What is the difference between diamond and crystal microdermabrasion?


The two main types of microdermabrasion (Diamond microdermabrasion and crystal microdermabrasion) have a common principle i.e they use a pen device to vacuum the surface of the skin which has been abraded. The two types differ in the mechanism used … Continue reading

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What are Microdermabrasion treatments like? Is it painful? How long does it take?


As explained, we would affect a superficial skin polishing with the aid of a delicate hand piece, which has a fine abrasive diamond tip through which the skin surface is vacuumed. Microdermabrasion treatments may enhance your skin’s appearance through a … Continue reading

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