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Dr. Lakkanna. S

General Surgeon, Bangalore

Dr. Lakkanna. S General Surgeon, Bangalore
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Dr. Lakkanna. S is a popular General Surgeon in Dasarahalli, Bangalore. You can consult Dr. Lakkanna. S at Sarojini hospital in Dasarahalli, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Lakkanna. S on Lybrate.com.

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I have black lips. I tried few home remedies. But it's not worth. What should I do?

MBBS, MD - MD- Skin & VD
Dermatologist, Ahmedabad
If you have this color naturally, it cannot be changed naturally. If they have turned black, you should continue with the remedies, they take time to show results, may be 6 months or more.
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I am suffering from eye circles and black spots on face. please tell me what I do.

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
Black circle around eyes are mainly due to vit e deficiency and stress as this is also the factor for it. Consult dermatologist for it. Life style changes are required to overcome this problem.
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How To Get Rid Of Acne Scars?

MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy
Dermatologist, Jaipur
How To Get Rid Of Acne Scars?

Have you experienced the ill effects of acne or have acne marks everywhere on your face? Acne or acne vulgaris is a condition where ugly scourges show up on the surface of your face. Acne causes scars, some of which might last for a lifetime. Acne scars ruin your face, and influence your appearance and self-esteem. You can adopt simple ways and strategies to get rid of acne marks. They are as follows:

  1. Cucumber: Cucumber is ideal for the elimination of acne scars. It is a hydrating substance and is rich in vitamin A, vitamin C and magnesium. These are vital for maintaining skin health. You need to cut cucumber slices and apply them on your skin surface affected with acne breakout.

  2. Aloe Vera: Aloe vera gel contains vitamins and helps in the fading and healing of acne imprints. Aloe vera is subtle having no side effects and does not bring about skin irritation. It works like an ideal moisturiser; it feeds the skin with vitamins and makes it gentler.

  3. Honey: Honey is an effective natural moisturiser which eliminates acne marks successfully. You have to use raw honey for this purpose instead of processed honey, which is more commonly available. By applying fresh honey on your acne affected skin, you have to massage it gently. Combining ground cinnamon with honey makes the mixture an ideal pore cleanser.

  4. Lemon: Lemon juice, which is an alpha hydroxy acid, helps in fading and healing acne scars. The skin gets revitalised as well. By mixing lemon juice in water, you should apply it on your affected skin. Abstain from direct sunlight during this treatment as your skin becomes oversensitive to the sunrays.

  5. Coconut Oil: This is another beneficial natural moisturiser with excellent healing capabilities. You simply need to massage your affected skin areas with coconut oil. Leave it on your skin and allow it to absorb in. The fatty acids and vitamins in coconut oil boost your skin’s health.

  6. Baking Soda: Baking soda is quite effective in getting rid of acne scars. It is rich in sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) crystals, which allow skin exfoliation when you use them in the form of a cleaning scrub. You have to prepare a paste by mixing baking soda with water and apply it to your acne affected skin areas. Baking soda also helps in pore cleansing and prevents blemishes.

Some other natural home remedies which are equally effective for getting rid of acne scars include rose hip seed oil, sugar scrub and potato juice. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dermatologist and ask a free question.

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I have black spots under my eyes. I also have black spots on my forehead. Is there any effective solution to these problems?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Homoeopathic cream ANTIMARKS CREAM ( BIOVALLEY) Apply twice daily in circular fashion Lemon Juice A quick and easy solution is lemon juice. Lemons have vitamin C that can lighten dark spots on your face. It’s easy to apply. 1. Put some fresh lemon juice on a cotton ball and rub it directly on the affected skin area. 2. Allow it to dry and then wash it off with plain water. 3. Continue applying this dark spot removal home remedy for at least two weeks to get the desired result. If you have delicate or sensitive skin, you can dilute the lemon juice with plain water, rosewater, or honey. You can also use lime juice to get rid of black spots, applying it in the same manner as described above.
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Actually im fair but due tan my skin returned black please suggest me to make my skin fair.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
Follow these methods to get rid of tanning: * take one teaspoon of lemon juice with 1/2 teaspoon of glycerine on tanned areas and leave for 5 to 10 minutes then rinse off with cold water. * you can use cucumber with lemon juice to apply on tanned area. * gently rub the slices of raw tomatoes on tanned area for 5 minutes and then clean with water. You can apply pulp of tomatoes on skin and leave on for 20 minuteon and then rinse with water. * mix one teaspoon of curd with one teaspoon of fuller' s earth (multani mitti) mix and apply it on face for 5 - 7 minutes and then rinse of with water. * apply rose water on tanned area. * mix one teaspoon of curd with one teaspoon of besan apply it for 10 minutes and rinse with water. It remove dead layer of skin and tanning.
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I'm 24 year old. Work at night shift. Got dark circles under my eyes. Please help me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Mumbai
Use haldi, besan, suji, milk and lemon juice paste and apply it on your face, keep it for 1/2 hour and then wash it away! drink 2 tsf of any raktashodhak twice daily! do it every alternate day! use aloe vera gel twice a day!
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Symptoms And Treatment Of Genital Warts!

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Symptoms And Treatment Of Genital Warts!

Soft growth occurring on the genitals are known as Genital Warts. Genital warts are infections that are transmitted through physical intimacy (STI). These are caused by certain behaviours of the human papillomavirus (HPV). These growths on the skin cause discomfort, pain and itching. They are particularly harmful for women since certain types of HPV might also cause cancer of the vulva and cervix. HPV is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases. Due to this, sexually active people are most vulnerable to various health complications, including genital warts. Prevention of this infection requires essential protection and treatment.

Symptoms:

Transmission of genital warts occurs through sexual activity. Development of warts occurs several weeks after the infection. Sometimes, it is not possible to view them with the naked eye. The top of the growths might resemble a cauliflower and might feel slightly bumpy or smooth while touching. The person who is infected may have a single wart or a cluster of warts.

In males, the genital warts may appear in the following regions.

  1. Groin
  2. Scrotum
  3. Penis
  4. Thighs
  5. Inside or around the anus

In females, they might occur in:

  1. Cervix
  2. Outside the vagina or anus
  3. Inside the vagina or anus

In a case where the person has had oral sexual contact with the infected person, the genital warts might appear on the mouth, lips, throat or tongue of the person. In case the genital warts are not visible, the other related symptoms include:

  1. Itching
  2. Vaginal Discharge
  3. Bleeding
  4. Burning

Treatment

Even though the genital warts disappear with time, it is not possible to eliminate the virus once it is in the bloodstream. This would result in several outbreaks during the entire course of life. This is a vital reason why the symptoms should be managed so that transmission of the disease is prevented. Treatment is possible only for relieving symptoms that are painful or for minimizing their appearance. Some topical wart treatments prescribed by the doctor may include:

  1. Podofilox and Podophyllin (Condylox)
  2. Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA)
  3. Imiquimod (Aldara)

Some surgeries that the physician might conduct to remove genital warts that do not disappear with time include:

  1. Interferon injections
  2. Laser treatments
  3. Cryosurgery, or freezing warts
  4. Electrocautery, or burning warts with electric currents
  5. Excision, or cutting off warts

Periodic Pap smears after the initial treatment is recommended for women with genital warts to monitor changes in the cervix.

If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dermatologist.

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My face is oily please I am ask the question. Remove the oil in skin wht is the use of cosmetic product such as facewash.

MDS
Dentist, Hyderabad
First of all avoid oily and fried food. Drink fresh juices, and eat fresh vegetables. Wash your face 4-5 times a day with cool water without soap.
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Past 3 month ago I had suffered with boils, and it occur continues, and within same area where previous boils occur I faced it around 1 month. After treatment it stopped. But now it occurring again. So please tell me to get rid of it?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Recurrent boils could be due to Diabetes/Allergy.Get your blood sugar examined and consult doctor for advice and treatment
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I am 28 years old female and suffering from a loads of skin related issues. Uneven skin tone on hands. Its really looking very ugly. Ingrown hairs on face, hands and legs. Unwanted facial hairs.

Ph.D - Ayurveda, MD - Ayurveda, Diploma in Diet and Nutrition, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Diploma Yoga
Ayurveda, Jaipur
You may start the following treatment 1. Mahamanjisthadi kwath 40 ml with equal qty of water - thrice a day - after meals 2. Arogyavardhini vati 2 tabs thrice a day 3. Tab. Laghmanjishtadhi ghan vati 2 tabs thrice a day 3. Ointment clarina (himalaya) - apply locally please avoid the following 1. Junk food 2. Deep fried items, pickels, spicy food 3. Gol gappe increase these items in your diet 1. Lots of water, fresh fruits or juices 2. Avle ka murabba.
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I am 15 year old girl and I have so much dark circles so how can I remove them and how we can get fair complexion.

Advanced Aesthetics
Ayurveda, Gulbarga
Dark circles: these are the most common. Despite our best efforts, they are difficult to cover up and even more difficult to get rid of. They are like a constant companion often making you look older, tired, depressed or even ill. Let? s look at some of the reasons for dark circles vit e for black dark circles - being a antioxidant vit-e helps in evening skin discoloration and fading also dark spot and other blemishes on the skin massage every day with the vit e skin for great result. A pure can vit e is used for this treatment order to take the best benifit from this remedy you need to consult me privately. I can prescribe some other medicenes also.
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My colour is very dark I want to be fair what should I do to become fair and handsome please reply me and suggest me any creams which are safe or any natural home remedies to become fare in few months Thankyou.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
For fair skin: • Applying a mixture of cucumber and papaya with one teaspoon of each and with three teaspoon of oatmeal apply it for 5 to 10 minutes then rinse off with water twice a week. • Apply one teaspoon Besan with one teaspoon of curd and a pinch of haldi (turmeric) mix it with water then apply for 15 minutes then rinse off it with water Once a week.. • Apply one teaspoon orange juice or take a piece of orange open it then apply that area for 5 minutes then rinse off it once a week. • Eat More fruits daily. • Mash half banana mix it with 1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice and half teaspoon of sandalwood powder mix it well and make smooth paste apply it for 10 minutes then rinse off with water. • Save yourself from sunlight by covering your face with cloth or by using sunscreen lotion.
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A swelling rather kind of bump near anus area. Its very painful. No bleeding. What could be the reason and solution for the same.

MS-General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Hyderabad
It could be thromboses external pile or perianal abscess. Consult a general surgeon. He will solve your problem.
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Hi Meri back pe ekdm bhot saare red daane ho gye h jo ki thoda thoda dard krre hai. Ye koi allergy hai? Ya kch or please help me nd tell me also ye thik kese hoga.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Homoepathic treatment Pimplex tab 2 tab 3 times sulphur 30 4pills morning Kali Brom 30 4pills bedtime for 8 days and revert back for further treatment for complete cure.
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I have a scar on my forehead from a recent accident. What can I do to reduce the Scar? Is there any way to remove it completely?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I will suggest you to apply aloevera gel twice a day for six months over the scar lesion and follow up on completion.
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There is itching problem in the middle of 2 legs since a year and also a black area around. I used ointments, tablets but have no change. Please help me sir, I'll be very much thankful to you.

B.Sc(hons), Physics, B.H.M.S., PGDIT (software Engg)
Homeopath, Delhi
Medicine German reckeweg apis mel 200, single dose (4-5 drops in mouth) in the morning empty stomach. sbl ferrem phos 6x / 6 tabs 3 timmes a day buy medicine from good homoeopathic shop. food mixed fruit juice daily evening. please continue treatment.
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Do You Know the Sun is Adding Wrinkles To Your FACE?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Do You Know the Sun is Adding Wrinkles To Your FACE?

Do you know the sun is making your skin age faster? plus, 5 other reasons behind facial wrinkles

Facial wrinkling occurs when the skin develops creases, folds and ridges. The formation of wrinkles is a normal part of the process of skin ageing. However, certain factors may accelerate the process and lead to premature wrinkling of the face and other parts of the body.

The main causes of facial wrinkling are:

1. Skin ageing:
as a person gets older, his/her skin becomes less taut and begins to sag. The production of natural oils and fat in the deeper layers of the skin gets reduced with age, which leads to the formation of wrinkles due to diminished skin elasticity.

2. Sun exposure: constant exposure of skin to the sun causes damage and speeds up the ageing process. The harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun break down collagen and collective tissue fibres, which is the primary cause of premature wrinkling.

3. Skin complexion: due to the absence of melanin, people with fairer (lighter) skin, experience more damage due to sun exposure. This causes them to develop wrinkles much earlier.

4. Facial muscle contraction: repeatedly making the same facial expressions and contraction of face muscles causes wrinkling. Those who constantly frown, smile or squint get facial wrinkles as it leads to reduced skin elasticity.

5. Smoking: smokers are more susceptible to premature wrinkling. This is due to the presence of nicotine, tar and other chemicals from the smoke in the bloodstream, which hamper the supply of blood and oxygen to the outer layers of skin.

6. Genetic factors: many people get facial wrinkling as a result of hereditary causes and family genetics.

However, the good news is that facial wrinkling can be prevented through these simple ways:

Sun protection

This is the most effective way of avoiding wrinkles. Keep yourself protected against sun exposure by staying out of the sun as much as possible and wearing sunscreen at all times.

Quitting the smoke

Kicking the habit will show a marked improvement in your skin quality and would help prevent further wrinkling.

Use of moisturisers

Dry skin is more prone to wrinkling. Keeping your skin supple and moisturised prevents wrinkles.

Leading a healthy lifestyle

The combination of following a nutritious diet, drinking plenty of water, getting enough sleep and regularly exercising keeps the skin young and wrinkle-free.

Treatment options:

There are several options to improve wrinkles by procedures which include botox, fillers, prp and lasers for skin tightening. The most suitable option can be chosen depending upon the severity and type of wrinkling.

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Related Tip: 6 Face Washing Mistakes that are Damaging Your Skin, Everyday!

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Can any doctor ensure survival 2-3 years of patient having colon tumors and liver mets?

Registrar in Surgical Oncology, Fellowship in Gynaecologic Oncology, Masters In Advanced Oncology, Fellowship in advanced laparoscopy and robotic surgery, Fellowship in Gastrointestinal Oncology, Fellowship in CRS and HIPEC, Fellowship in PIPAC
Oncologist, Mumbai
Dear Sir, There is lot of improvements in the treatment of colorectal cancer. For liver metastases, the treatment has to be individualised. What we follow at our hospital is a customised approach. First we will do imaging of the patient to see where are the site of metastases. If it is restricted to only one site like liver, then we call it oligometastases. Here if the liver tumour is operable, then we do upfront surgery, else we start chemotherapy and reassess. A combination of chemotherapy, judicious use of surgery and liver directed therapies like RFA, MWA and/or TACE can often ensure a survival of 2 -3 years. But it all depends on the general condition of the patient and the tumour burden and number of metastases. Needless to say all these new technologies are a bit costly. But yes, often 2 year survival is possible in properly selected cases of colon cancer with metastases.
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