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Dr. Archit Aggarwal  - Dermatologist, Faridabad

Dr. Archit Aggarwal

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MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D

Dermatologist, Faridabad

6 Years Experience  ·  400 at clinic  ·  ₹300 online
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Dr. Archit Aggarwal 88% (10 ratings) MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - ... Dermatologist, Faridabad
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Dr. Archit Aggarwal is one of the best Dermatologists in New Industrial Township No 5, Faridabad. He has been a successful Dermatologist for the last 6 years. He is a qualified MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D . You can meet Dr. Archit Aggarwal personally at KDC Skin Clinic in New Industrial Township No 5, Faridabad. Book an appointment online with Dr. Archit Aggarwal on Lybrate.com.

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MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery - JJM Medical College, Davangre(Mysore University) - 2012
M.D - Skin & V.D - Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences - 2017
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Consultant at Bindal Skin Solutions
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Awards and Recognitions
Comparison of Safety & Efficiency of Newer Modalities In Treatment of Keloid Int.J . Dermatalogy
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Hair Fall - Tips to Prevent It And Boost Hair Regrowth!

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D
Dermatologist, Faridabad
Hair Fall - Tips to Prevent It And Boost Hair Regrowth!

Are you suffering from hair loss? Don't just blame your genes for that. A plethora of reasons ranging from hormonal imbalance to thyroid or nutritional deficiency can lead to hair loss. Hair fall and baldness can hamper your self-confidence and push you to a pessimistic and gloomy world of hopelessness. Your hair is the x-factor that influences your personality and sets you apart from others. But, what should you do to tackle hair loss and boost hair growth? Well, there are several ways to get rid of this problem. There are several home based remedies to stop hair fall and enhance growth of hair. Some of these remedies have been listed below:

  1. Fenugreek: You might be surprised to know that the seeds of fenugreek contain hormone antecedents. These help in repair of hair follicles. The seeds are also rich in nicotinic acid that promotes growth of hair. Fenugreek seeds should be soaked in water overnight and then make a paste by grinding them. This paste should be applied on the scalp and left for about 30 minutes. The paste should then be rinsed off with only water, avoid application of shampoo or any other cleaning agent.
  2. Aloe Vera: It is a very useful home remedy in tackling issues related to the hair. It helps in maintain and restoring the pH balance of the scalp. It has a slightly alkaline property. Gel formed out of aloe vera is also helpful in getting rid of dandruff. The gel should be applied to the scalp for 45 minutes and then washed with water. This treatment must be followed for at least twice or thrice a week for best results.
  3. Oil massage: Insufficient supply of nutrients to the hair can lead to loss of hair. Therefore, it is always a wise idea to massage the scalp with hot oil to provide enough nutrients to the scalp and improve the flow of blood in the head. It is usually recommended to massage the scalp and hair strands with oil rich in vitamin E, such as olive oil, coconut oil or almond oil for 45 minutes. Thereafter, you can wash away the excess oil by applying shampoo.
  4. Coconut milk: It is rich in fats and proteins. It helps in the growth of hair and prevents loss. For best results, grind the coconut pulp to get milk out of it and then apply it to the scalp and hairs. Leave the milk for over 30 minutes and then wash it off with shampoo for preventing thinning of hairs.
  5. Diet plan: You need to take care of your diet first in order to add volume to your hairs. Include vegetables rich in iodine like nori, dulse, kombu and wakame in your meals. Iodine helps in proper functioning of the thyroid gland and quite essential for healthy hair. Fatty acids are also essential for hair growth. It is advised to consume adequate amounts of nuts, fish and avocados for healthy hairs.

Lifestyle Changes-

  1. Along with a healthy hair diet, it is important that you exercise properly as it will ensure that there is proper blood flow to your scalp and will help in the growth of hair.
  2. Treat your hair delicately. Avoid unnecessary brushing, combing or handling. Use a soft, round bristles brush.
  3. Have a weekly scalp massage to provide stimulation to the hair follicles.
  4. Have regular trims to eliminate split ends and allow the hair to look and feel healthier.
  5. Get plenty of rest and sleep to allow your body to grow hair.
  6. Avoid Stress as it is the major cause of hair loss.
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3 Causes Of Seborrheic Dermatitis And Its Symptoms

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D
Dermatologist, Faridabad
3 Causes Of Seborrheic Dermatitis And Its Symptoms

Seborrheic dermatitis refers to a kind of chronic skin rash affecting the scalp or face of a person. It has symptoms similar to that of eczema. Excess oil and greasiness could lead to this condition. This is a commonly noticed condition among children and adults. Seborrheic dermatitis is characterized by red patches, persistent dandruff, and flaking skin. This kind of skin disorder needs immediate treatment as neglecting the upsetting signs can turn out to be fatal; you may face a neurological breakdown after suffering for days together.

Take a look at the causes of Seborrheic Dermatitis:-

1. This skin disease could develop in response to psoriasis. Inflammatory responses often result in reddish patches on the skin.

2. Malassezia could cause Seborrheic Dermatitis. Malassezia is a type of yeast present in the oil secretions of a human body. 

3. Such a condition could be worsened by the predominant weather conditions. Extreme winters or early spring can make your skin peel off.

Symptoms a person may face:-

1. The first and foremost symptom is red colored skin. The skin will appear as itchy and tender.

2. A stinging sensation is experienced in affected areas. The pain could be serious enough to prevent you from working or resting. 

3. The eyelids of a person are at times under threat. This condition is more popularly known as blepharitis. The skin of your eyelids becomes red and crusted.
 
4. Dandruff can be found on your beard and moustache and even on your eyebrows.
 
5. Oily, flaky skin can be found on the scalp, ears, face, chest, armpits and also on the scrotum.

Skin disorders are taken lightly by most people. Many fail to realize how important skin is to the rest of our biological system. Skin is the primary barrier to all kinds of infections and diseases. A person should be aware of possibilities that can happen to trigger a skin condition like Seborrheic Dermatitis. Poking acne or scratching the skin of one's face, diabetes or obesity, psychological trauma, and weak immunity as noticed among patients of pancreatitis can actually increase your risk of contracting this disorder. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

3 Symptoms Of Cold Sores And Its Treatment

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D
Dermatologist, Faridabad
3 Symptoms Of Cold Sores And Its Treatment

Cold sores alternatively known as fever blisters is a viral infection which usually occurs around the mouth.They occur in patches and heal within 2 to 4 weeks usually without leaving behind any scars. Cold sores are contagious and can be spread from person to person via close contact. Read on more to find all about them.


Symptoms
Usually cold sores passes through multiple stages.
-Tingling and itching: People usually experience a tingling, burning sensation around the lips prior to blisters which may appear within a day or two after such a sensation.
-Blisters: These blisters are small, filled with fluids and usually break out along the border of the skin and the lips. They can also occur around the nose or cheeks.
-Oozing and crusting: The blisters have a tendency to burst which leaves shallow open sores which then usually crust over.


Some other symptoms which accompany cold sores are fever, headache, sore throat, muscle aches and swollen lymph nodes.


Causes
Strands of the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1) typically cause cold sores. In some instances HSV-2 can also cause cold sores. Cold sores are most contagious when they are in the form of oozing blisters. It can spread by sharing the same utensils, kissing, sharing towels and razors and also oral sex. Cold sores can be triggered due to several factors such as stress, fatigue, fever, hormonal changes and changes in the immune system.


Risk Factors
About 90% of adults worldwide test positive for this virus. People who have a weakened immune system are more prone to be infected by the virus. For example people suffering from eczema, AIDSand severe burns have a higher chance of contracting cold sores.
Complications
In certain cases cold sores affect other parts of the body. Fingertips, hands, and some other parts of the body are affect by both HSV-1 and HSV-2 in some instances. It can also cause eye infections which can lead to blindness or may even spread to the spinal cord and the brain in people who have a very weak immune system.


Treatment
Cold sores have no treatment and they usually clear up without any medication within 2 to 4 weeks. However certain antiviral medications are present which speed up the healing process. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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6 Myths And Facts About Acne!

MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.D - Skin & V.D
Dermatologist, Faridabad
6 Myths And Facts About Acne!

Acne can be frustrating and annoying. A lot of unnecessary chaos can be avoided if people get the facts right.

1. Myth: Adults do not suffer from acne problems
Truth: While acne outbreaks are common amongst teenagers, adults are not spared either. In adults, the acne problems are essentially of two types; the late onset acne and the persistent acne. In many cases, it has been observed that the acne problems appear at a later period, mostly after 23 to 25 years of age (late onset acne). At other times, the unwanted acne outbreaks that mark its appearance during the teenage years linger for a longer period (persistent acne type).

2. Myth: A person's eating habits and lifestyle has no role to play in acne
Truth: Lifestyle and eating habits can influence a person's health. Excessive intake of sweets and simple carbohydrates can worsen the acne. Stress, fatigue, lack of proper sleep, can also aggravate the already frustrating acne problem.

3. Myth: Acne results from dirty skin, with adult men and women being equally affected
Truth: The Pilosebaceous unit of the skin plays a pivotal role in acne outbreaks. The oil producing gland (Sebaceous gland) of this unit acts as the main control. Certain hormones regulate the activity and size of this gland. An increase in the size of the sebaceous gland results in an increased oil secretion. The skin pores become very sticky. These pores serve as a host, into which the acne causing bacteria, P. acnes multiples.
Adult women are more prone to acne than their male counterparts. This is because, hormonal imbalance or alterations affects adult females more. Women often suffer from acne during menstruation.

4. Myth: Acne can spread from one person to another
Truth: More than often, acne is seen as a contagious dermatological problem. Though caused by the bacteria P. acnes, acne is not contagious. It is rather foolish to maintain a distance from the affected individual.

5. Myth: Acne is a minor problem and needs no medical intervention
Truth: Going for self-medication can do the acne more harm than good. Acne is influenced by a number of internal as well as external factors (stress, hormonal imbalance, unhealthy lifestyle). For an effective treatment, it is important to identify the root cause. It is best to consult a dermatologist at the earliest.

6. Myth: In case of acne, the face should be frequently washed and cleansed
Truth: Ideally, the face should be washed twice daily with a gentle cleanser. Some people get eternal pleasure in squeezing the heads of the spot. This can damage your skin beyond repair.

Do not allow acne problems to affect your self-confidence. Acne can be cured. Do not fall for the baseless myths. In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Tips For Naturally Healthy Skin

M.B.B.S, M.D (skin and v.d)
Dermatologist, Faridabad
Tips For Naturally Healthy Skin

1) Drink plenty of water 
2) Sunprotection
3) Regular use of sunscreens
4) Avoid using over the counter ointments for any skin ailments 
5) Avoid harsh cleanser 
6) Using generous moisturising schedule

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What is the best treatment for big toe nail bed infection? Which is the best ointment. It recurs every 3 to 4 months.

M.B.B.S, M.D (skin and v.d)
Dermatologist, Faridabad
What is the best treatment for big toe nail bed infection? Which is the best ointment. It recurs every 3 to 4 months.
If it is recurrent you should take preventive measures like removal of source of infection (nose, ears,umblicus) by topical like T-bact cream two times application for 5 days each month 2) using anti bacterial soap for bath soapex 3) soak feet for Luke warm water added with 1 grain of potassium permanganate 4) Avoid occlusive footwear like shoes 5) Antibiotic course for present infection 6) see if you have hyperhidrosis and take appropriate Rx 7) if you have ingrown nail, you can go for partial nail avulsion with matricectomy.
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