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Dr. Venkatesan

Dermatologist, Chennai

300 at clinic
Dr. Venkatesan Dermatologist, Chennai
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. Venkatesan is an experienced Dermatologist in Best Hospital, Chennai. Doctor is currently practising at Flair Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Centre in Best Hospital, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Venkatesan on Lybrate.com.

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Sir I am 24 year old and problem is that I have no proper facial hair on my beard so I want a well and thick beard on my face right now my beard is like a teenager. Is there any solution for this problem?

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Sir I am 24 year old and problem is that I have no proper facial hair on my beard so I want a well and thick beard on...
Keep face well shaved, scrubbed, exfoliated and clean. Apply onion juice (massage) over facial skin. Indian gooseberry oil massage on face. Rich protein, iron, vit a, b, c, e diet.

I suffered from small-pox 3 months ago. Now I have round round scars all over my body.. On my face TOO. And there are no signs of HEALING of scars even after 3 months. What should I do?

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I suffered from small-pox  3 months ago. Now I have round round scars all over my body.. On my face TOO. And there ar...
Take homeopathic remedy variloinum 200 3 doses every week. And with this you can apply coconut oil over the scars. And you can also apply honey plus lemon.

I had fungus issue on my skin I tried many antibiotic cream and medicine but its not going wht should I doAnd due to all medicine my body become heavy how should I reduce my body fat.

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I had fungus issue on my skin I tried many antibiotic cream and medicine but its not going wht should I doAnd due to ...
Cucumber is a well known home remedy to provide soothing and cooling effect in the body. It is filled with water content and helps in reducing fat in your body naturally. • Make sure that you eat one or two raw cucumbers with its skin on every day. • Cucumber has 90 percent water in it and also has strong antioxidant Vitamin A, C and E that helps in removing toxins from the body.

I am 18 years old, I am suffering from unwanted pimples on Face, also marks due to pimples so what can I do sir.

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I am 18 years old, I am suffering from unwanted pimples on Face, also marks due to pimples so what can I do sir.
Homemade remedies to treat acne and pimples: you probably are under impression that it is tough to treat your acne and pimples. Try our homemade remedies and explore your beautiful skin. Sugar scrub: dead skin cells when get clogged in pores often mimics the acne problem. Scrubbing the skin is the most natural and clinically proven method to exfoliate. Do not scrub too hard, it may irritate and damage your skin. You require: sugar, lemon juice how to use: take half cup of sugar grind it well. Add 10 drops of lemon juice to it. For dry skin, you can add olive oil to give moisturizing effect. Dip your fingertips into the mixture, and scrub on your face in circular motion. Apple cider vinegar: acids in vinegar exfoliate and treat scars on your skin. Also improves skin tone and balances skin ph. It helps to open your pores, shed off bacteria and dirt thus reduces the risk of acne and pimples. You require: apple cider vinegar, distilled water how to use: to 1 part vinegar, add 3 parts water and mix thoroughly. Dip a cotton swab into it and apply it on pimples. Leave on for at 10? 20 minutes. Reapply several times in a day for best results. Papaya: papaya is a rich source of vitamin a and protein (papain). Helps in exfoliating dead skin cells and treats irritated dry skin. Reduces premature ageing and gives a glowy look. You require: papaya how to use: peel outer skin of papaya and mash into thick paste. For a dry skin add milk or honey (optional). Apply this mask evenly all over your face. Wait for 30 minutes and rinse off completely with water. Pat dry your face and apply a good moisturizer. Oranges: if you have any doubt whether oranges help in treating acne, then don? t worry the answer is a definite yes. Its astringent properties attributes to acne treatment. As an excellent source of vitamin c, oranges are actually good in whitening and refreshing your skin. You require: oranges, rose water how to use: peel off outer skin of oranges. Dry them and grind into fine powder. Add rose water to make a paste. Apply it on blemishes and wash off after 20 minutes. Lemon juice: to heal scars and acne spots, lemon is the best remedy. When used topically or taken internally, lemon does wonders. Lemon is a good source of vitamin c, helps to remove dead skin cells. You require: lemon how to use: extract lemon juice and dip cotton balls into it. Apply on pimples, scars; wash off after 10? 15 minutes. With soft towel gently pat your skin. Avocado & honey mask: to clean your pores and treat acne and pimples, avocado is the best choice. It is rich in vitamins and fats that helps to repair damaged skin. Honey helps in cleansing and giving a soothing effect to your skin. This facial mask is suitable for all skin types. You require: avocado, honey how to use: take one of a ripe avocado, remove the skin, seeds and mash it. Add 4 tablespoons of raw honey. Apply it to face and leave it for 30? 60 minutes. Wash with warm water and pat dry. Potato: potatoes do wonders on treating acne prone skin. It is a huge hub of acids and antioxidants. Helps in clearing pimples and left out scars. You require: potato, blender, warm water how to use: all you have to do is take one potato, peel off outer skin completely and make slices. You can even mash it using blender or juicer. Apply it on pimples forming a thin layer. Leave it for 20 minutes and wash off with warm water. Mint: mint leaves contain menthol which acts as an anti-inflammatory and analgesic agent. You require: mint leaves, lemon juice how to use: take 2 cups of mint (peppermint) fresh leaves and grind them into fine paste. You can add few drops of lemon juice to it. Using a cotton swab, apply on pimples. After 30 minutes rinse off with cold water. Do not rub, gently pat with dry towel. Green tea: green tea is rich in epigallocatechin-3-gallate, an antioxidant. Research studies have revealed that epigallocatechin-3-gallate reduces sebum production, inflammation, and infection thus relieving from acne symptoms. You require: green tea leaves how to use: extract green tea from green tea leaves. Wash your face twice a day with green tea and dab with soft towel. It leaves you refreshing and relaxed. You can even daily intake one cup of green tea. Aloe: aloe has many medicinal unseen benefits. It soothes your skin and nourishes giving a vibrant look. You require: aloe, blender how to use: to attain a beautiful and glowing skin start using aloe as your routine. Extract gel from 2? 3 aloe fresh leaves or buy it from a health store. Apply to face and wash off after 20? 30 minutes. Repeat same procedure thrice in a week to get desired results. Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate): sodium bicarbonate neutralizes skin ph. Best skincare regimen which helps to remove dead and dying skin cells. Can be used regularly until you get desired results. In fact it got less or no side effects. You require: baking soda, water how to use: clean your face to remove dirt. Mix equal proportions of baking soda and water to form toothpaste like consistency. Use as a facial scrub, massage in circular soft motions with fingertips. Leave it for 15 minutes, and then rinse off with lukewarm water.

I am facing hair fall problem I want long and thick shiny hairs please suggest some ways.

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I am facing hair fall problem I want long and thick shiny hairs please suggest some ways.
Hair fall is common now a days. Due to stress and eating habits. And some illness, like anemia, thyroid and hereditary problems. Take following homoeo medicine. Acid hydroflouric 30 (30 ml sbl company). 1 drop 3 times per day x 14 days on tongue. Do not take anything 15 min before after medicine. ALSO use arnica montana Q 30 ml + 100 ml pure coconut oil mix and use before wash twice weekly. Use arnica homoeopathic shampoo take plenty water 3 to 4 liters per day. Eat proper food, carbohydrate, protein, minerals, fruits. Avoid outer food.

I am 12 years girl have eczema in my foot from last 7/8 months Initially it was small spot give pain spots are in damage condition some skins brost below my foot.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
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there are many ayurvedic medicines for this purpose like ras manikya ras...gandhak rasayan....panchnimbadi churna....panchtikta ghrit guggul...arogya vardhini vati...khadirarishta....marichyadi oil...pranacharya B clean syrup..take these medicines by consulting with a good ayurvedic doctor..,but you have to strictly follow diet...and regularly take medicines for 6 months...

I am a 27 year old female. I have hereditary dark circles which are very prominent. I also have mild depression/sunkenness. Is laser an effective method to get rid of the dark circles? Can they be completely removed? Is it permanent? What are the risks? Thank you.

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I am a 27 year old female. I have hereditary dark circles which are very prominent. I also have mild depression/sunke...
Dark circles are because of lack of nutrients. Sleep and weakness. So take proper nutrients and drink plenty of juices and sleep for atleast 7 hours a day. Drink 7-8 glasses of water every day.

Hi I am 20 years old male. I have been suffering in hair fall so what should I do.

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Hi I am 20 years old male. I have been suffering in hair fall so what should I do.
For prevention from hair fall follow these instructions: * Do Sarvangasan daily for 5 minutes under the supervision of yoga expert. * Do long breathing pranayams for 10 minutes daily to destress yourself. * Apply the Trichep hair oil 2 times in a week and massage your hair regularly for 10 minutes. It enhance hair growth. * Take proper sleep of 6 to 8 hrs. • You can apply amla powder, Make the paste of amla powder with water and apply it for 15 minutes once in week in afternoon and rinse it. Avoid use of excess hair products such as hair colours and try to use mild shampoo. • Add protein containing items in your foods such as take a bowl of cereal daily, and a glass of milk also. Eat green leafy vegetables daily. You can drink a glass of carrot juice daily.

Actually sir I am having a lot of pimples on my face pimples gone but the dark circles doesn't gone so easily what should I do to remove the dark circles?

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Actually sir 
I am having a lot of pimples on my face 
pimples gone 
but the dark circles doesn't gone so easily
 wha...
You can take homoeopathic medicines ? Berberis Aquefolium Q/ 10 drops in 1/2 cup of water/ thrice a day and Kali Brom. 200/ thrice a day ? for 20 days. Wash your face with Bakson's Facewash (wash your face with warm water only) and followed by CTMP, i.e., cleansing, toning, moisturising and protection (apply liberally Sunscreen Gel with SPF-30) after washing your face daily. Use home-made remedies: - Take 1 tbsp of fuller's earth (multani mitti) + a dash of lime + bit of rosewater ? apply this on your face till it gets dried up, then rinse it off. - Take 1 tsp of Alum (or fitkari), make it slightly wet with water and apply this on your wet face, spread it well; let it dry and rinse it off. Alum remove your excessive moisture or oil and it also tightens the skin's tonicity.

I'm suffering from dandruff from the past 2 years nd lost half of my hair. Recently I sensed a itching problem on my scalp. So what are the possible ways to save the remaining hair on scalp.

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Homeopath
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I'm suffering from dandruff from the past 2 years nd lost half of my hair. Recently I sensed a itching problem on my ...
Dear lybrate user, take, plenty of water to moisten your scalp & eliminate toxins, as well. Take, protein rich diet. Go for meditation to nourish your scalp & hair follicles. Take, homoeo medicine, @ graphitis-30-6 pills, thrice a day. @ calendula q with olive oil, apply on scalp, twice. For, advanced therapy to check hair-loss, please, contact for" alopecia pack" take, care.

Hi Sir/mam, I want to ask, Currently since 1 month my nose is having some black patch on top so please suggest me any cream or lotion to Remove it I used earlier this cream hq3 for black marks so please cure this.

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Hi Sir/mam, I want to ask, Currently since 1 month my nose is having some black patch on top so please suggest me any...
Use Kojic acid cream with vitamin C at bedtime on the black patch. In the morning apply sunscreen: Sunprotek by salve pharma.

Sir. I want improve my skin color what should I do?

PGDIT(SOFTWARE CONSULTANT), BHMS (Nutritional Consultant), B.Sc.(Hons), Physics
Homeopath
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Sir. I want improve my skin color what should I do?
Eat fruits maximum/ put chandan essence in bed and body during sleep time at night mixed fruit juice daily 2 times. Cheese coconut water time to time. Water 4-5 ltrs daily contd for 3 months.

I have a skin entangled at my neck , Wat do I do . To understand better I want to send a photo but m not sure how do I do it.

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Homeopath
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I have a skin entangled at my neck , Wat do I do . To understand better I want to send a photo but m not sure how do ...
Hello, consult privately a good physician of your choice then only you would be able to send your pictures. Thanks.

My pimples growth is just exceeding. Inspite of the medications I followed as the Lybrate-Docs suggested me. Drinking water, using a pimple free face wash! And the growth of my pimple is completely going high on my chin, my fore head and on cheeks! Please, help me cure it. I have ma Fashion show in 2 weeks!

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My pimples growth is just exceeding. Inspite of the medications I followed as the Lybrate-Docs suggested me. Drinking...
Hello. Use fash or facecare facewash twice a day. Use Nadoxin gel on the pimple very little amount or one pea size drop for full face once a day for 15 days. Pimples if come very frequently, a long course of tablets is required so See a local dermatologist for further assessment if no satisfactory response.

I have a hair falling issue. Whenever I browse my hand on the hairs some of them come of and I have severe dandruff problem too.

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I have a hair falling issue. Whenever I browse my hand on the hairs some of them come of and I have severe dandruff p...
avoid fried and spicy meal . get your hb and thyroid function test done. take biotin supplementation. take amla juice 10ml in equal quantity of water twice a day. apply 2% mintop or hair for you 1 ml twice a day. there can be many reasons behind it like *physical or emotional stress, inadequate protein intake, genetics, anemia, aging, hormonal changes, prolonged illness, deficiency of vitamin b6 and folic acid, thyroid diseases. *hair fall can also result when one indulges in too much dying, blow drying or use of hot curlers. *dandruff can also be great cause behind hair fall.look out for the underlying cause… for dandruff apply shampoo keto b or candid tv on alternate day followed by good hair conditioner anddo oil or apply hair serum which avoid dryness of hair

Sir I am male 22 years student, in child wood I fallen on road eye brows and before hair middle skin scratches come, I want to remove that now what can I do surgery or any else please replay, who want to meet nd money also tell me.

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Sir I am male 22 years student, in child wood I fallen on road eye brows and before hair middle skin scratches  come,...
You can take thiosinaminum 3x / 4 tabs thrice a day for one week. Revert back after one week with feedback.

I am facing problem of hair fall from last 2 years ,I didn't tried any shampoo, medicine on it bt I think I wll lose more hairs please give some directions.

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Homeopath
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I am facing problem of hair fall from last 2 years ,I didn't tried any shampoo, medicine on it bt I think I wll lose ...
Hair fall is due to many reasons now a day it is common due to stress and busy life check your haemoglobin level IF LESS THEN TAKE HAMATINIC ANY MULTINATIONAL COMPANY take proper diet (dal vegetables sprouts fruits) and do exercise minimum 15 min if possibles do yoga for 10 min increase water intake minimum 3 to 4 litres per day also take homoeo medicines homoeo medicines are known for to stop hair fall and it actually happens phosphrus 30 (30 no glouble) 2 tds x 2 weeks and reply also comb your hair gently and 2/3 time per day wash with homoeopathic shampoo (sbl or any company) twice a week preaper oil by mixing arnica montana Q 30 ml + any regular hair oil and apply before wash

I am working as a safety officer. Daily I used to wear helmet in the working site. Due to this my hair started falling. How could I stop preventing my hairfall?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath
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I am working as a safety officer. Daily I used to wear helmet in the working site. Due to this my hair started fallin...
Homoeopathic medicine HAIR SERUM ( WOLFE DIETERI) Apply on hairss nd hair roots 2 hours before taking bath twice a week. JABORANDI OIL ( WHEEZAL) Apply twice weekly

Since last one month,I am facing with skin trouble.All of a sudden on any part on skin, I get itching and on scratchiung it becomes more itchy and some bubble type errutions occur on those areas.This itching becomes more on bed.

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Homeopath
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see I understood your prob half but I got idea what you want to tell me. see there r so many reasons that could cause itching your skin most probably allergic, but as you r telling the itching more on bed means if you r getting itching at night time means it is scabies or not at night then it may b allergic if you tell me some details I can still guide you
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