Acne are those annoying skin breakouts which occur due to clogged pores. Skin pores can be clogged due to bacteria, dead skin cells and many other reasons resulting in blackheads, whiteheads, acne and cysts. Acne is a common skin condition that can be taken care of in time if you consult a dermatologist at the inception.View More
Monsoons are always welcome after the scorching spell of summer. The joy of petrichor emanating from the parched soil after getting soaked with the first rainfall, while sipping on a steaming cup of joe by the window sill is ineffable.View More
The foundation of good skin care is laid by an efficient skin care routine followed at home. Some key points are essential that one should keep in mind before designing a skin routine for themselves. These 7 steps are essential to be included in every individual’s skin care routine.View More
Acne is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition where the hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. Bacterial inflammation can also cause acne. Areas of the body such as the face, forehead which have a high concentration of sebaceous glands, are prone to acne. Acne can cause issues such....View More
Waxing, shaving & threading area unit stunning, chilling words! Stunning as a result of once you have got taken a session of those at your favorite salon. Chilling as a result of these...View More
Still, relying on home remedies to get the perfect skin? Do you know that home remedies do not support all skin types? Often can people get pimples or rashes or other problems with...View More
Skin problems are so threatening. You may get acne on your cheeks too often, or your oily skin is overshadowing that beautiful glow you had once. If these are your problems, or any related to skin, feel free to get the best Online Dermatologist Consultation from the expert team at the Meraki Skin Clinic....View More
Do not lose faith if your skin is not as healthy as it used to be. Consult the dermatologists at the Meraki Skin Clinic and get solutions to all problems.
Are you losing the quality of your skin? There might be many questions that might be running through your mind on how to take care of your skin during this lockdown if some serious problems are coming forth. You can go for the Online Acne consultation with the expert dermatologists at the Meraki Skin Clinic...View More
Are you among those who have searched for the most trusted Skin clinic near me and got the name, Meraki Skin Clinic as a result of the search? Meraki is growing as the most prominent skincare center, especially for those who have lost hopes that they could ever get back the beauty of their skin, which they used to have earlier...View More
During pregnancy, a woman's body undergoes several hormonal changes. These changes sometimes take a toll on the skin as well. While most women may not face any skin-related concerns, a few may have minor issues. The skincare routine that one follows during pregnancy should be arrived at by consultation with a skin expert...View More
While it is a dream for many to have blemish-free skin, we all struggle with some form of pigmentation at some stage in our lives. At times it’s because of hormonal changes, pregnancy, a sequela to acne, or a chronic disease like diabetes, and sometimes it is because of UV radiations or specific medication. Management of pigmentation...View More
Becoming a mother is an overwhelming experience in a woman's life. A woman's body goes through a number of hormonal changes especially during pregnancy. While for most women, the skin begins to glow during the second trimester, some can have skin concerns that require skin specialist consultation. Increase in acne, flaring of pigmentation...View More
Want to get rid of skin problems like acne and pigmentation? Stop worrying and opt for Online Consultation. Recently found the most talked-of topic among peopleThe doctors at Meraki Skin Clinic are highly trained & certfied professionals who completely understand the concerns of people who are seeking help for skin & hair issues...View More
WHAT IS SENSITIVE SKIN?
Skin that tends to rash out easily turns red on going out in the sun, heat, spicy food, etc. is sensitive skin. These skin types tend to sunburn easily rather than tan. Sensitivity can either be localized to specific areas such as cheeks, lips, etc...
Well, first of all book an appointment with your dermatologist! Why ? because the cause for each hair fall is different and so is the treatment. But before we go into that detail, lets understand a few general lifestyle modifications which are helpful in every type of hair fall.View More
Hair fall is a common problem faced by both men and women. It can be very distressing for those suffering from it. It also varies in severity from being mild to moderate to severe. To understand the causes of hair fall, it’s important to first know the biology of hair and the hair cycle.View More
In recent times, we have been in a situation which none of us would have imagined a few weeks back. Our world has changed dramatically and we all are trying our best to cope up with the change. As far as dermatology is concerned, there has not been any reported skin changes DIRECTLY due to the novel coronavirus infection.
But lately many patients have reached out to us with roughness & cuts on their hands & fingers during this time. So, we decided to throw some light on whether or not COVID 19 can cause any kind of changes in the skin.
Waxing, shaving & threading are beautiful scary words! Beautiful because once you have taken a session of these at your favorite salon you add to your beauty quotient & scary because these methods of getting rid of unwanted body hair are painful, also you have to go through this painful experience once every 15-20 days. Well, there are still many people who prefer these old barbaric ways over latest & safe technologies to look and feel more polished but only because they are still unaware about the science behind laser hair reduction.
Acne also called as pimples/zits, is an inflammatory condition of the oil glands of the skin. The oil (sebaceous) glands get blocked due to excessive oil and keratin plug formation. These glands get infected by the bacteria called as P. Acnes, which releases chemical substances and causes state of inflammation locally giving rise to redness of the skin and pustule formation. These glands get infected by the bacteria called as P. Acnes, which releases chemical substances and causes state of inflammation locally giving rise to redness of the skin...
I guess this is not just a saying but the actual truth, though as a dermatologist I would like to make a correction to this saying by adding that the undereye area tell more than words could ever say.Many a times I have come across patients who are genuinely happy, not sleep deprived at all & certainly not on any drugs but still their undereye pigmentation or puffiness makes them look sad & depressed & chronically sleep deprived.
In recent times we have witnessed a rise in fungal infection (ringworm) cases in India, and the resistance it has developed to common antifungals is something to worry about! Well today I am not going to talk about the various medications that we prescribe to treat it but certain important lifestyle modifications that can prevent fungal infection of the skin.