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Hi everyone,<br/><br/>Dr. Anvika here, and today we are doing the treatment for pimples with sali...

Hi everyone, Dr.Anvika here, and today we are doing the treatment for pimples with salicylic acid P.

Salicylic acid peel is a liquid which is applied on the face all over and left for 15 to 20 minutes and then we remove it like this the procedure is done every 10 days for at least 5 times it's an absolutely safe procedure. It's very very effective and how does it work is , when we apply the peel it gets inside the oil glands and reduces the oil production.

It also kills some bacteria which is leading to the pimple formation . Thirdly it removes the superficial dead layer of the skin which is clogging your oil glands so in case you want to get rid of your pimples especially when you're suffering from it from last few years. Go ahead with this procedure. Along with this procedure you definitely need the pinnacle prescription of antibiotics and retina is given by a dermatologist and also the list of do's and don'ts so that you don't keep getting the new pimple.

So do visit doctor Anvika's clinic to say goodbye to pimples forever!

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Hello everyone,<br/><br/>Dr. Amvika here, Dermatologist. All of you want that instant skin glow b...

Hello everyone,

Dr. Amvika here, Dermatologist. All of you want that instant skin glow before hitting the party and what you have been trying for that the salon facials , and regardless to say you are disappointed so far. So upgrade your treatment , go for instant skin glow treatment done by radio frequency machine - the US FDA approved machine .

What we do in this is , we give rotational massages on the cheek and the person feels like a hot stone massage. What actually is happening ? The radio frequency energy is getting inside the deepest layer of the skin now.

Unless something gets into the deepest of the skin , real skin chain do not occur . So what were you doing in the facials? You were restricting yourself on the top most layer of the skin that is why you are not getting results. Now when the radio frequency actually gets inside the skin it helps both the skin to produce new collegel and an elastin and as new collagen and elastin producing for the next few months, the skin starts getting better and tighter.

It is a very safe procedure and takes half an hour for the whole procedure . Instant skin glow results you can appreciate in the pictures.

So do contact doctor Anvika's clinic in case you want that instant skin glow before getting to the party in safe and effective manner.

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Hi! Everyone,<br/><br/>Dr Anvika here the Dermatologist practicing in Pitampura, Delhi and today ...

Hi! Everyone,

Dr Anvika here the Dermatologist practicing in Pitampura, Delhi and today we are going to talk about the skin tightening and brightening procedure by technology called microneedling RF.

So very first, I am going to demonstrate the steps and then we are going to talk about the frequently asked questions. So today we have a beautiful lady in her 60’s who wants to get the skin tightening and brightening done. The very first we are going to clean the entire face, so after cleaning the face we will apply the numbing cream, so the numbing cream is applied all over the face and it is left for an hour so that the procedure is rendered very comfortable for the patients. We apply the numbing cream all over the face so that the procedure is really rendered comfortable for the patients. So we stretch the skin and we actually start giving the shots. You can see the patient is comfortable like this we will cover the entire face and the neck. The person can get it done on hands, person can get it on the chest, on the buttocks, so wherever, a person is looking for skin tightening and brightening they can get this microneedling RF procedure done. So after the procedure there is mild swelling in redness which remains for around 2 hours and after that person is ready to go back to work or to party or wherever. So as you can see in this procedure, the needles actually get inside the skin and release the radio frequency energy. So that's why this procedure is very effective because we are actually getting inside the skin to bring about a real change. So, microneedling radio frequency is an excellent procedure, to get the skin tightening and brightening. How does it work? The microneedles, actually get inside the skin and releases the radio frequency energy. Now as wall is made up of brakes skin is made up of elastic and collagen fibres, once the radio frequency energy gets inside the skin it tells the skin to produce new collagen and elastin, as the skin slowly forms the new collagen and elastin the skin gradually titans and brightens. How many sessions are required? Around three sessions done at once in a month interval are required. How much time does each section takes? Each section takes around 2 hours. Now is it painful? When the procedure is done after the prior application of the numbing cream? Now once the skin is numbed, the procedure is rendered pretty comfortable for everyone. Is it really safe? Well all this procedures are US FDA approved for safety and efficacy, it’s really safe provide it done using a US FDA approved machine and done under a doctor supervision who has the right expertise for the machines. Now once the results are attain for how long do they last? After the three sessions the result last for around 1 to 2 years depending upon the person's life style and is getting the repeat session done necessity, not at all. Once after you get the desired results after 2 years suppose the results vein of you are back to 0 but never minus one that is your skin won't look even more haggard if you don't opt the procedure again. So choosing the procedure again is entirely out of choice and never out of dependency.

So finally in case you are looking for that instant brightness and skin tightening and safe and effective manner do contact us on the given address. Thank you.

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Hello Everyone,<br/><br/>Dr Anvika here the Dermatologist practicing in Delhi and today we are go...

Hello Everyone,

Dr Anvika here the Dermatologist practicing in Delhi and today we are going to talk about the most commonly done cosmetic procedures across the globe that is Laser hair reduction, very first I am going to demonstrate the steps and secondly I am going to answer all the frequently asked questions about the same. So today we have a beautiful lady with us who wants to get rid of the unwanted upper lips hair, very first we are going to mark the region where she wants to get rid of it. So here I mark the region, secondly we shave the hair on the concern region, I am just opening the new blade for her. So we shave the region. Third step we take the eye protection for the patient. Now we use the US FDA approved lasers and we set up the laser setting according to the patient skin colour, hair colour and the hair type. Now finally we setup the energy parameters of the laser according to the patients skin colour, hair colour and the hair thickness. Now I set up the energy setups and now I will start with the laser shots. We will start for the laser shots now, so where I place my laser and I start giving the shots. So as you can see, as soon as we finish the procedure there is mild redness and swelling which goes off in 2 to 10 minutes and the patient is ready to go back home. So how does Laser hair reduction work? We all know that black colour absorbs light. Similarly the black colour of the hair absorbs the laser light gets heated up and gets kill. This is how laser hair reduction work. Now, how many sessions are required? Everybody requires around 8 sessions done its 4-6 weeks interval to get the desired results. And how much time does each section take? That depends upon the area, suppose if you are getting the upper lips done, it hardly takes 5 minutes, under arms 5 minutes, the full arms might take half an hour, full body takes around 2 to 3 hours per session. Is it really safe? Well Laser hair reduction is an extremely safe procedure provided, done using only US FDA approved lasers and not by using the Chinese and the Korean lasers and provide it done under a doctor’s supervision, who has a complete knowledge of the lasers. Are the results very prominent? Well once you have killed the hair of the skin, skin will definitely try to renew the lost hair. So the maintenance sessions are the frequency of once in a year are really required to maintain the results, that is whatever the hair the skin has regenerative you kill it there and then every year, so if one is regular with the maintenance session the results are permanent.

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Choosing Between Lotion Or A Cream For Dry Skin

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Choosing Between Lotion Or A Cream For Dry Skin

Have you tried one product after another during the dry weather and are still left with dry and itchy skin. Then your skin care product is to be blamed. Creams, lotions and oils all essentially perform the same job of moisturizing your skin. The difference lies in just how they do it. There is a wide range of choices available in the market for all three products with individual variants in ingredients, including types of oils like coconut, lavender, jojoba etc., types of value proposition like 24-hour moisture lock, or intense hydrating care and flavours like rose, strawberry and even chocolate that leave you smelling great.

The main difference between cream and lotion: 

The main difference between the two, besides additives, is their oil to liquid ratio. Lotions and creams both contain oils and water. In lotions the proportion of water is more compared to oil. So it is more liquid in nature and easier to spread on the skin. Creams on the other hand are thicker because of their higher oil content. They can typically be lot greasy in nature because of their consistency.

Choosing between the two: 

Lotions and creams will both do the trick, but it will depend on what you need and when you use it. Give a good thought to your skin. Is it always dry or only during certain times of the year? If you skin dries easily and you can see a white line if you scratch the skin with your nail, you'll need a cream that absorbs more slowly and the benefits stay longer. Applying cream then creates a layer of oil that locks the moisture in your skin. The water does not evaporate, and your skin stays hydrated. Lotions are easy to spread on skin. If your skin is already soft and supple and you simply need a layer to keep the dryness at bay, a lotion is a good choice for you.

Use both lotion and cream:
 
Morning, before bed, after baths or repeatedly throughout the day? The time you plan on using a moisturizing product will play an important part in determining which type you choose. Creams are great to use right after a bath when the skin is soft after absorbing moisture. The cream then creates a protective layer of oil which allows the skin to stay hydrated for longer. Creams are also great to use during bed time when you don't have to worry about getting an oily look on your face or body. Lotions are best if you need to reapply during the day after, say, you wash your hands and face and need to dab on some quick moisturizer.

What Are The Risks Associated With Skin Biopsy?

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
What Are The Risks Associated With Skin Biopsy?

Examination of a sample of skin (removed/extracted from the body) under a microscope is known as skin biopsy. It helps in diagnosing skin infections, conditions like psoriasis and diseases like skin cancer.
There are some things you need to know before getting a skin biopsy

How to prepare for this procedure?
You need to inform the doctor about several things like-
1. If you have any allergies
2. If you are or might be pregnant
3. If you are suffering from any kind of bleeding problems and taking medicines like Aspirin or warfarin
4. If you are on any kind of anti-inflammatory medication like prednisone

How does it feel?
When the skin sample is removed, it is done under the influence of anesthesia. Therefore, no such pain is felt at all. The only time a little sting is felt, is when the local anesthesia is injected.


What are the risks associated with skin biopsy?
There are no life threatening risks associated with a skin biopsy. But sometimes, a skin biopsy can cause skin infection or may result in persistent bleeding or even a scar may develop.

Post procedure care tips
After a skin biopsy, you will be instructed by your doctor on how to take care of the area of the skin where the procedure is done. Some of these instructions include
1. The biopsy site must be kept clean and dry
2. It would take 3-14 days for the removal of the stitch from the site
3. In case of pain, excessive bleeding, swelling, redness or fever, inform your doctor

Results
The results of such biopsy tests take 3-10 days to get available. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dermatologist.

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Can You Opt For Hair Transplant?

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Can You Opt For Hair Transplant?

Hair loss due to androgenetic alopecia or pattern baldness is a condition that affects both men and women equally. Surgical hair transplantation is the only solution for restoring the lost hair in pattern baldness when medical hair restoration does not offer you a good hair re-growth. If you have well-defined and clearly established areas or patterns of baldness on the crown with healthy dense coverage of hair at the sides and the back of the head, you are probably suitable for a hair transplant surgery. Hair that is transplanted in the frontal region of the skull generally offers the best results. However, a hair transplant procedure can also be carried out on any other area of your head if you have some bald patch there.

It is best to have detailed information about the hair transplant procedure before you make plans to undergo a surgery. It is only after you have read through all the information that you can understand and appreciate the significance of surgical hair restoration. The information will also help you decide whether you are the right candidate for the hair transplant surgery. Receiving a hair transplant can improve your appearance and self-confidence.

All those who can opt for a hair transplant:

  1. Men with male-pattern baldness

  2. Women suffering from hair thinning

  3. Anyone who has lost some hair from a burn or scalp injury

Hair replacement isn’t a good option for:

  1. Women with a wide-spread pattern of hair loss throughout the scalp

  2. People who don’t have enough “donor” hair sites from which to remove hair for transplant

  3. People who form keloid scars (thick, fibrous scars) after injury or surgery

  4. People whose hair loss is due to medication like chemotherapy

Two types of procedures

It's worth noting that there are new surgical techniques involved in hair transplants:

  1. FUE - Follicular Unit Extraction: The hairs are individually extracted from the back of the head and re-planted across the area. This is a lengthy, pain-staking process but the result is minimal scarring and a very natural-looking hairline.
  2. FUT - Follicular Unit Transplantation: This technique involves taking a larger area or 'strip' of hair from the back of the head, dividing it into smaller units and then re-planting those units in the desired area of hair loss. Scarring can be slightly more conspicuous at the back of the head as a larger area has been removed but an expert surgeon will minimise incision marks to ensure rapid healing.

Hair transplant do, of course, utilise your own natural hair and re-growth can be expected within 4 weeks of surgery. Great care must be taken during your recovery period to protect the newly-transplanted hair. However, once it is deemed safe to resume normal activities, the results can be life-transforming. A successful hair transplant is permanent and can restore confidence and self-esteem. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Does Conditioner Before Shampoo Give You Good Hair?

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Does Conditioner Before Shampoo Give You Good Hair?

Conditioning Before Shampoo vs Post Shampoo - What's Ideal?

Conditioners and shampoos, you need both for an appropriate hair care regimen. Just like most other people, you might have the confusion about conditioner use - whether to use it before you shampoo your hair or when you're done with shampooing.

Read on to find out what you should be doing.

1. Hair Type: A factor that determines your use of a conditioner before you shampoo or after it depends on your hair type. For individuals who have dry or thick hair, using a conditioner after you shampoo is the most apt, especially during the winter months when complaints of flyaway hairs are very common. Conditioning before you apply shampoo to your hair is ideal if you've fine hair as it provides your hair with much needed nourishment. Additionally, it allows the shampoo to distribute evenly all over your hair.

2. Greasy Hair: Applying a conditioner before you shampoo your hair is most apt for individuals whose hair is prone to oiliness. This is because it helps you in thoroughly washing away the grease that gets build up in your hair when it's time to shampoo. The regimen of shampoo and conditioning afterwards doesn't ensure a proper elimination of the problem.

3. The Problem of Residues: If you condition your hair before shampooing, you can rest assure that no residues get left behind on the scalp. This is not the case when you condition your hair afterwards. Many a time, if you don't rinse properly residues of the conditioner used get left behind, thereby weighing down your hair.

Unless your hair is of normal texture, conditioning before shampooing can prove to be beneficial for your hair.

'consult'.

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Natural Remedies To Help In The Problem Of Chapped Lips

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Natural Remedies To Help In The Problem Of Chapped Lips

You can get rid of your chapped lips by using various natural remedies which are readily available at anyone's home. A number of reasons can make skin and lips dry. The dryness and cracks that are caused to the lips may be painful and cause bleeding too. There are many remedies which are suggested such as the application of lip balm or moisturiser. But, these descriptions are not enough to fight chapped lips.

Here are a few unique and proven remedies that can produce significant results when it comes to solving the problem of chapped lips.

  1. Curing chapped lips using oils: Almond oil, castor oil, coconut oil and olive oil can be used to cure chapped lips

    1. Almond oil: This oil is a natural moisturiser with vitamins in it. This oil is very gentle in nature and helps in preventing damage to the lips making them soft and supple. It is a good idea to heat up the oil before application. Warming it up will increase the rate of absorption, thus providing desired results.
    2. Castor oil: Castor oil has numerous medicinal benefits, one of which is the treatment of chapped lips. Use castor oil on the lips followed by petroleum jelly and you can get rid of dry lips in a few days.
    3. Olive oil: Olive oil has Omega-3 fatty acids, which help a great deal in the treatment of dry lips. Not only to the lips, this can also be used in other parts of the body where dry skin is evident.
    4. Coconut oil: Application of coconut oil for lips and other dry parts in the night can cure the dryness as it has antimicrobial properties that help in retention of moisture.
  2. Curing chapped lips using fruits and vegetables
    1. CucumberCucumber has water content of up to 90 percent approximately. Placing cucumber slices on chapped lips for 10 to 15 minutes, for several times can cure chapped lips.
    2. AvocadoRich in antioxidants, this natural remedy provides the required vitamins that produce elastin as well as collagen to cure dry lips. It can also be used as an anti-ageing remedy.
  3. Other natural remedies to cure chapped lips
    1. Aloe veraAloe vera has both antifungal and antiseptic properties. This can be used to repair chapped lips as it helps in the rejuvenation of the dry skin.
    2. Rose petals: Chapped lips can not only be treated using rose petals, but it also makes the lips smooth and soft. Soak a few rose petals in milk for some time and make a paste of it. Apply it on the lips for curing dryness and bleeding.
    3. Milk cream: Rich in fat, milk cream is one of the best moisturisers. Apply milk cream for ten minutes and rinse. This treatment can cure chapped lips in a few days.
    4. Ghee: Application of ghee is also another way to keep dry lips moisturised. Apply multiple times, till the dryness vanishes.

The above are a few natural remedies to get rid of chapped lips and also dry skin. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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How To Know If You Are Suffering From Loose Anagen Syndrome?

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
How To Know If You Are Suffering From Loose Anagen Syndrome?

Loose anagen syndrome, which falls under the discipline of trichology, is a hair and scalp disorder characterized by the presence of anagen hair having abnormal morphology, which can be painlessly plucked or pulled from the scalp, with ease. The overall appearance shows a thinned hair growth (especially at the back), with growth stopping at the nape of your neck. This disorder is most commonly noted in young children, in girls more so than boys.

Causes
The exact cause for loose anagen syndrome is yet unknown. The predominating speculation about the same, however, suggests that an abnormality found in the anchoring mechanism of the hair might be at the cause of the disorder.

The Science

The inner sheath of the root plays an integral part in helping to anchor the sheath of the hair within the hair follicle. When afflicted by loose anagen syndrome, abnormalities in the keratinization of your inner root sheath, caused as a result of gene coding mutations for cytokeratins are considered to be at the root of the disorder. This leads to impairment in the adherence of the damaged or deformed shafts of hair, to their follicles. This may lead to premature cessation, especially of the anagen phase, and may result in a reduction of hair length.


Contributing Factors
1. Race: Most commonly noted in white skinned people, especially those with blond hair. It may, however, even be evident in case of those of Asian or African descent.
2. Sex: It has a higher incidence for females than males.
3. Age: The most frequently reported issues occur in young blond girls between the ages of 2 to 5 years. However, adults have also been known to suffer from it.

Symptoms
1. If you are affected by this disorder, you will find that hair density and length atypically increase over time and then darken in color.
2. Also, it can be easily uprooted from the scalp and hair pulling causes little to no pain.

 

Treatment
Minoxidil is usually considered to be a good remedy to this problem.  In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions! 

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Instant Glowing Skin Treatment

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
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Hello everyone,

Dr. Amvika here, Dermatologist. All of you want that instant skin glow before hitting the party and what you have been trying for that the salon facials , and regardless to say you are disappointed so far. So upgrade your treatment , go for instant skin glow treatment done by radio frequency machine - the US FDA approved machine .

What we do in this is , we give rotational massages on the cheek and the person feels like a hot stone massage. What actually is happening ? The radio frequency energy is getting inside the deepest layer of the skin now.

Unless something gets into the deepest of the skin , real skin chain do not occur . So what were you doing in the facials? You were restricting yourself on the top most layer of the skin that is why you are not getting results. Now when the radio frequency actually gets inside the skin it helps both the skin to produce new collegel and an elastin and as new collagen and elastin producing for the next few months, the skin starts getting better and tighter.

It is a very safe procedure and takes half an hour for the whole procedure . Instant skin glow results you can appreciate in the pictures.

So do contact doctor Anvika's clinic in case you want that instant skin glow before getting to the party in safe and effective manner.

4209 people found this helpful

Treatment To Get Rid Of Pimples Fast

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
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Hi everyone, Dr.Anvika here, and today we are doing the treatment for pimples with salicylic acid P.

Salicylic acid peel is a liquid which is applied on the face all over and left for 15 to 20 minutes and then we remove it like this the procedure is done every 10 days for at least 5 times it's an absolutely safe procedure. It's very very effective and how does it work is , when we apply the peel it gets inside the oil glands and reduces the oil production.

It also kills some bacteria which is leading to the pimple formation . Thirdly it removes the superficial dead layer of the skin which is clogging your oil glands so in case you want to get rid of your pimples especially when you're suffering from it from last few years. Go ahead with this procedure. Along with this procedure you definitely need the pinnacle prescription of antibiotics and retina is given by a dermatologist and also the list of do's and don'ts so that you don't keep getting the new pimple.

So do visit doctor Anvika's clinic to say goodbye to pimples forever!

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Does Shampoo Residue In Your Hair? What Can You Do?

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Does Shampoo Residue In Your Hair? What Can You Do?

Shampooing is a no-brainer activity that most people do not pay much attention to. Usually, a quick wash in the morning is all that people do to keep their hair and scalp clean. But did you know you can end up with dirtier hair than before if you don't wash off the shampoo properly?

Improper washing of hair post-shampooing can lead to the build up of shampoo residue in your hair, which only adds to the dirt you try to clean by shampooing. Also, excessive build-up of product residue causes hair and scalp irritation and even impedes hair growth.

How do you know if you have shampoo residue in your hair? Here's how:

- You hair appears dull, dry and dirty despite being freshly washed
- It feels as though there is a layer of heavy coating on the hair mass

- You hair feels flat as though there has been a loss of volume
- Styling of hair becomes difficult and time-consuming

The signs of shampoo residue build-up closely resemble that of hair damage. In order to prevent it, thorough rinsing is of utmost importance. In fact, rinsing your hair for a minimum of two minutes post-shampoo is strongly advised in order prevent build-up. Also, using a clarifying shampoo regularly clears residue out of the hair and unnecessarily over-applying the product should always be avoided.

Cleanse your hair once a week to keep it fresh and healthy and use a good shampoo with a formula that is suited to your hair.

'Consult'.

Related Tip: Conditioning Before Shampoo Vs Post Shampoo - What’s Ideal?

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Vitiligo - Different Types & Signs Associated With Them!

MD - Dermatology, MBBS, Diplomate of American Board of Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Delhi
Vitiligo - Different Types & Signs Associated With Them!

If you see continual and long-term white patches of depigmentation on your skin, it could be vitiligo. Vitiligo is a condition that appears when melanocytes in your skin are no more alive. This bunch of cells is responsible for producing the melanin pigment that endows the skin with its colour as well as protects it from the harmful UV rays. The area which may be affected by this dermatological disease varies from person to person, and it can also affect the hair, mouth and eyes as well. In most cases, the vitiligo affected area stays discoloured for the rest of the patient’s life.

Various types of vitiligo and their symptoms
Scientists have classified vitiligo into two types: segmental and non-segmental. The non-segmental vitiligo is the most common variant and 90 percent of vitiligo affected patients suffer from this kind of disorder. In this disease, the patches take place with little symmetry on both sides of the body. It can be further broken down into 5 sub-divisions.

  1. Generalised vitiligo: It can occur at any part of the body without any rules, and this is by far the most common type.
  2. Acrofacial vitiligo: It is mostly seen on the toes and fingers.
  3. Mucosal vitiligo: In this condition, the discolouration normally takes place around the lips and mucous membranes.
  4. Universal vitiligo: This is the rarest type of vitiligo where the whole body is covered in white patches.
  5. Focal vitiligo: This is most commonly found in children. The children have white and scattered patches across the body.

Possible treatments for vitiligo

Though there are no treatments possible that will re-pigment your skin to its original colour, there are several remedies that aid in decreasing the visibility of white patches on the affected areas of the skin. Some of them include:

  1. Phototherapy with UVB radiation: This is a common form of treatment where the affected area is exposed to UVB radiation and can be performed at home too. If you have large white spots across the body, it is important to have the treatment performed by an expert at any healthcare centre.
  2. Phototherapy with UVA radiation: In this treatment, a drug is first administered for increasing skin’s sensitivity to this radiation. Then the affected area of the skin is exposed to high doses of UVA radiation.
  3. Skin camouflage: In mild cases of vitiligo, cosmetic creams and make-up can be used to camouflage the affected area. It can last for about 12- 18 hours when applied in proper techniques.

In case you are suffering from vitiligo, it is crucial to speak with an expert and opt for the best means to curb down the impact of vitiligo.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!


 

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