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Dermatologist Clinic

UGF 207, Suncity Market Sector 54,Gurgaon
1 Doctor · ₹600
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Dermatologist/ Cosmetologist, Pediatric Dermatologist.By combining excellent care with a state-of-the-art facility we strive to provide you with quality health care. We thank you for your......more
Dermatologist/ Cosmetologist, Pediatric Dermatologist.By combining excellent care with a state-of-the-art facility we strive to provide you with quality health care. We thank you for your interest in our services and the trust you have placed in us.
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Skin Clinic is known for housing experienced Dermatologists. Dr. Bincy Varghese, a well-reputed Dermatologist, practices in Sector 54,Gurgaon. Visit this medical health centre for Dermatologists recommended by 44 patients.

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Dr. Bincy Varghese

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
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I am 20 years old. I have skin problem "psoriasis" I take many vitamin, omega 3 capsules. But whenever season changes it starts again.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I am 20 years old. I have skin problem "psoriasis" I take many vitamin, omega 3 capsules. But whenever season changes...
If you have gone through the information available online you will realise that till date there is no known cure for psoriasis. It is a chronic inflammatory disease which tends to show relapses and remissions. The good thing is now there are several treatment options available. What is best for you can be decided only after evaluating the disease severity. Creams, lotions, tablets, injections, phototherapy and lasers, all can be used to treat the problem and keep it under control. A healthy lifestyle, exercise and good diet and use of moisturisers liberally and frequently can keep things under control but rashes need to be treated with steroid creams, tar preparations etc. So a consult with a dermatologist is essential.
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Meri beti do saal ki ho gyi lekin uske head ki skin abi tk dandruff ki trh phool jati h ab se dandruff jaisa pta nhi kya h.iske kaan tk fail gya h.ye khujla khujla k ghav b kr leti h isme plzzz help.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Meri beti do saal ki ho gyi lekin uske head ki skin abi tk dandruff ki trh phool jati h ab se dandruff jaisa pta nhi ...
Hi lybrate-user Please bring in your baby for a consultation or consult a dermatologist in your area. It could just be severe dandruff or some other skin disorder. The doctor will advise you on the right kind of shampoo to use and some creams to apply as well. If the infection is severe she might need oral antibiotics as too. So please consult.
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I am suffering from pimples and scar from long time ago I used so much medicines to remove scars and pimples.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I am suffering from pimples and scar from long time ago I used so much medicines to remove scars and pimples.
Hi lybrate-user Acne is very much treatable now. There are many creams, oral medications and procedures like peels and lasers which can safely and effectively lighten the scars and spots. But you will need to consult a dermatologist and get yourself evaluated first so that the right treatment can be started for you. Meanwhile, focus on improving your eating habits, cut down on junk food, chocolates, milk and sweets and start exercising. Use a gentle face wash twice daily and avoid any oil on your scalp and face. Avoid excessive sun exposure as these may darken the spots. Consult a dermatologist and you will surely see results. Hope this helps.
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Stretch Marks - How To Get Rid Of Them?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Stretch Marks - How To Get Rid Of Them?

Stretch marks don’t only happen after childbirth, they can happen to anyone due to sudden changes in body size and weight. These are like ugly brown scars usually present on the stomach, thighs and hips. Truth be told, 90% of pregnant women will get stretch marks around these parts of their bodies.

These are some very easy things one can do to get reduce the appearance of stretch marks both old and new:

  1. Moisturizing- Lotioning –up regularly can lighten stretch marks. Moisturizing helps to hydrate skin and this makes it easier for it to stretch. Moisturizing is very effective in lightening new stretch marks and can prevent new stretch marks from forming. Older stretch marks are more difficult to get rid of, though.

  2. Retin A- Retin-A based creams are very effective against stretch marks. Retin-A works by boosting collagen production which helps the skin to stretch out and avoid tears which cause stretch marks. Pregnant and nursing women should not use Retinoic acid containing products, however. It also doesn’t work on old stretch marks.

  3. Glycolic Acid- This too can increase collagen production when used on skin. It is even more effective as alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) which is used in chemical skin peels. You can use glycolic acid on skin even during pregnancy. Save your skin from sunlight when using glycolic acid.

  4. Vitamin E Oil- This is touted as the miracle cure for stretch marks and it delivers especially when used on new stretch marks. Use it with an unscented moisturiser for better coverage.

  5. Essential Oils- These are common home remedies for tackling stretch marks. One can use them directly on skin or mix with the carrier oil before use. These are the ones to go for:

    • Lavender

    • Rose

    • Frankincense

  6. Vitamin C- You can take Vitamin C as a supplement to lighten stretch marks. You can also mix topical glycolic acid with vitamin C and apply on the skin directly.

  7. Lasers- These are the magic wands of cosmetic surgery and rightly so. Fresh stretch marks can be tackled using a pulsed dye laser also called vascular laser. The downsides of this laser treatment are that it works on early stretch marks and not on mature ones. It is also very expensive. This laser also doesn’t work on darker skins.

  8. Fractional Laser Treatment- These are very effective against older stretch marks. Your doctor will use this laser to resurface the older marks smoothing the surface of the skin. The treatment is very expensive and can cause hyper-pigmentation and scarring.

  9. Abdominoplasty or Tummy Tuck- This is the only certain way to obliterate stretch marks. What the surgeon does is cut out swathes of skin from your abdomen with stretch marks. Downsides are that it’s a risky procedure. There could be life-threatening complications and recovery takes long, sometimes as long as 3 to 6 months. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dermatologist.

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Fighting Baldness With Hair Transplant

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Fighting Baldness With Hair Transplant

Hair transplant surgery is the technique wherein, hair is taken out from other parts of your body and grafted on the scalp to treat baldness. Basically, these are such hair follicles that are genetically resistant to balding; therefore, they serve as a permanent treatment for hair loss.

Hair loss in men and women:

  • Male pattern baldness (Androgenic alopecia): Androgenic alopecia is a condition which is characterized by a gradual receding hairline, especially along the temples. This is caused due to the testosterone hormone being converted into Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) which causes shrinking of the hair follicles. If you are affected by male pattern baldness, then you may opt for a hair transplant surgery.
  • Female pattern baldness: Females may also be affected by baldness which is characterized by loss of hair from the top of the head and gradual thinning of hair. It may lead to self-esteem issues; so opting for a hair transplant surgery is recommended.

Popular Hair Loss Treatments:

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE): FUE is a hair transplant procedure, in which the hair transplant physicians extract each hair follicle directly from the scalp. It is done randomly and it results in lower density of hair in the donor area which is not noticeable in most cases.

  1. Pain Management: In FUE, stitches are unnecessary and there is no existence of any linear scar, so healing time is short and there is almost non-existent post procedural discomfort.
  2. Scarring: There is no linear scarring as such in FUE but there are 1mm in diameter or less puncture marks which heal by themselves within 3 to 7 days.

Follicular Unit Transplant - Follicular Unit Transplant or FUT is the procedure of transplanting your hair by removal of a small strip of tissue from the back of your head. Hair follicles are extracted from there for further use. FUT is recommended in cases of advanced hair loss. FUT also recommended as in most cases, your physician will be able to deliver results which meet your expectations.

  1. Pain Management: FUT procedure can cause some pain as swelling may occur in the region from where the tissue has been extracted. Suitable medication can be prescribed by your physician in case the pain persists.
  2. Scarring: Opting for a FUT procedure results in a very thin linear scar in the donor region. The scar is very much concealable as it is visible only if you opt for the shortest haircut styles.

If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult the doctor and ask a free question.

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Think Before You Ink: The Truth About Tattoo Removal

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Think Before You Ink: The Truth About Tattoo Removal

There are so many reasons people get inked. For some, a tattoo is a form of expression for others, a reminder of incidents and people. Since a tattoo is permanent, it needs to be carefully thought about. Today, you may think having your girlfriend's name inked onto your skin is a way of declaring your love, but what if tomorrow, you break up. Ex-lover's name is probably the most common tattoos that people ask to be removed. Yes, tattoos can be removed, but it isn't as easy as it sounds.

What makes a tattoo permanent is the depth the ink permeates to. Unlike, writing on your skin with a pen, ink in a permanent tattoo is placed in the dermis. This layer of skin lies below the epidermis and cannot be easily accessed. Thus, using a cream or ointment will not help you remove a permanent tattoo. It may help bleach the pigment slightly, but will scar your skin, leaving the area looking worse than it was before. Using an acid to remove tattoos is also not advisable as this will scar the skin.

The only way to effectively remove a tattoo without scarring is with laser treatment. The laser penetrates the skin and breaks up the ink particles. This makes the body's immune system recognize the ink as alien elements and removes them through the lymphatic system. This leaves the rest of your skin undamaged. Laser treatment to remove a tattoo is not a one time procedure and may need to be repeated a number of times depending on the number of colours, size of tattoo and quality of ink used.

A single laser cannot be used to treat all the colours in your tattoo. Lasers of different wavelengths are used to remove different colours. Thus, more the number of colours in a tattoo, the longer it will take to be removed. In some cases, even with laser treatment, the tattoo cannot be completely removed and a shadow may remain. Fluorescent colours are the most difficult to remove. Contrary to popular belief, black and red pigments are the easiest to remove.

Laser treatment can also be used for any skin colour, though it may take a few extra sessions to remove tattoos from a dark skin. The location of your tattoos also plays a great role in determining how easy it will be to remove. The closer the tattoo is to your heart, the better the results.

In most cases, removing a tattoo takes 5-12 laser treatment sessions. This can take from 6 to 12 months as the dermatologist will probably ask you to wait a month between sittings. Each laser treatment session is expensive and hence, removing a tattoo is much more expensive than getting one.

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

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
6 Face Washing Mistakes that are Damaging Your Skin, Everyday!

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

Face-washing may be a simple everyday task that requires no great effort on your part. But when it’s not done right, it causes significant harm to your skin, each day. The mistakes that you may make while washing your face could lead to issues like irritation, dryness and even wrinkles. Read on to find out how you can avoid making these common errors, and save your skin from blemishes, ageing and lustreless look.

1. Using the wrong cleanser

The use of the wrong cleanser can throw your pH levels out of balance. The optimal pH balance of your skin is 5.5pH. This is the ideal level at which the thin protective layer on the surface of the skin (called acid mantle) can function to keep germs, toxins and bacteria at bay. You should therefore be picking your cleanser based on your skin type as it would come with the right pH balance.   

2. Not cleaning your hands before touching the face

Always clean the germs and dirt of your hands first before moving onto your face. Ignoring this crucial first step can cause you to transfer all the bacteria and dirt of your hands on your face, giving rise to common skin problems such as acne, pimples and blackheads.

3. Using a pre-used washcloth

To avoid the filth from clogging your pores, always clean the washcloth that you use with an antiseptic to keep germs and bacteria at bay. Once you’re done washing your face, don’t rub the cloth all over your face but pat dry it.

4. Washing face using with hot water

When it comes to the water that you splash on your face, you should always use lukewarm or room temperature water. This is because hot water leaves your skin dry as it washes away the skin’s essential oils; and cold water can break the capillaries (fine blood vessels) of your skin. In contrast, mildly lukewarm water will keep your skin hydrated and healthy.

5. Not washing the face twice a day

Just as you shouldn’t ignore this important skin care habit that keeps your skin clean, you also shouldn’t go overboard with it. Excessive face-washing can hamper the natural oil production of your skin, giving rise to dryness and irritation as a result. Your skin requires the natural oil it produces to keep it smooth and supple. Ideally, you should wash your face twice daily - once in the morning for removing the bacteria and dirt that clogged your pores, and again at night before going to bed.

6. Rushing through the routine

Lastly, don’t rush through your cleansing routine. Make sure to properly rinse your face of cleanser completely, otherwise the residues would cause your skin to dry up later on, leading to skin irritation.

It is therefore very important to pay attention to all the little details that make up your face-washing routine. By doing it right, you get to achieve the clear and blemish-free skin that you always wanted.

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Hii I am a 21 years old female and I have dry skin and I had a little bit of pimples and iam always felt to b dryness and I used a OLAY cream and Fair lovely cream. And my skin colour is black and I didn't get any shiningness and colour from it what can I do?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Hii I am a 21 years old female and I have dry skin and I had a little bit of pimples and iam always felt to b dryness...
Hi. Dryness can be due to various causes. Make sure you do not wash your face excessively (2-3 times at the most). Use a mild cleanser like cetaphil for face wash and apply a moisturiser 2-3 times a day. For getting a glow on your skin it is important to eat healthy and drink plenty of water. Avoid harsh sun and use a sunscreen regularly. You can consider going for mild peels to even out the complexion.
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How to avoid skin irritation. Which medicines should be taken if a person is having scabies.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
To avoid skin irritation use warm (not hot) water to take bath, use a mild ph balanced soap, apply a moisturiser immediately after bath and wear soft, well fitting cotton clothes. Avoid using mustard oil for body massage. Avoid direct application of deos and perfumes onto your skin. Use hair colour only after testing on a small area for any sensitivity. These are some of the things you can do to avoid irritation. Scabies is a mite infection. Permethrin cream and ivermectin tablets are used to treat it and all contacts should be treated to avoid recurrences and inadequate response. So consult your dermatologist for treatment and advice.
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I m ajit bagrana from jodhpur. I have problem related hair fall. What should I do to stop hairfall.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I m ajit bagrana from jodhpur. I have problem related hair fall. What should I do to stop hairfall.
Hair fall can be due to various causes. Poor diet, stress, recent illnesses etc can trigger hair fall. In males hormones also have a major role to play. In the early stages hair growth lotions with minoxidil and other biopeptides can help in regrowth. Prp is also effective in treating hair fall. In more advanced cases or when these treatments don't work hair transplant is always an option. Hair loss treatment is a long term treatment. Don't expect quick results as there are no magical cures. You have to be patient and follow your doctor's prescription, adhere to the treatment for good results. Also maintenance treatment is important to retain the regrowth.
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My wife age 29 yrs. She facing an problem of lots of mole near the noise and some around the face. It's problem is continue since last two years. please guide me about that I need your consultancy.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Hi moles can be removed easily with a radiofrequency machine or laser. Larger ones may need to be shaved off or excised. All these are done using a numbing cream or local anaesthesia. Creams don't work in moles and if used may cause irritation and burns. So removing the moles is the best thing to do if your wife finds them unpleasant. Consult a dermatologist for the same.
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I am using betnovate-c for the treatment of acne, dark spots and damaged skin so it will use or not in the treatment of those thing's.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I am using betnovate-c for the treatment of acne, dark spots and damaged skin so it will use or not in the treatment ...
Hi! you are doing what many people do for pimples and spots. Unfortunately, in the long run betnovate c will do more harm than good to your skin. Betnovate is a steroid and if used for long it can damage your skin, thin it, discolour it, make it more prone to pimples, redness, infection, sensitivity to sun and other skin products. Please consult a dermatologist to guide you how to safely stop this cream and treat your pimples effectively.
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I wart is there on my right hand index finger for last 6 months. Had undergone surgical remove a month ago but its again back to its original condition. How to get rid of this, its embarrassing!

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Hi! warts are caused by the hpv virus and at times can be quite stubborn to treatment. Recurrences following removal are common and can be quite frustrating. In your case injection of bleomycin can be quite effective. Also nowadays immunotherapy is used to clear resistant warts. Liquid nitrogen is also effective but again recurrences might happen. Discuss the various treatment options including bleomycin and immunotherapy and oral retinoids with your dermatologist to choose the best solution for you. Hope this helps.
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I have pimples black marks on my face. What should I do to cure them permanently?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I have pimples black marks on my face. What should I do to cure them permanently?
Hi lybrate-user! do you still get pimples or is it just the spots remaining that is bothering you. If you are continuing to have break outs they can leave behind spots even if you don't pick on them. So it is important to treat the pimples first. There are several ways to get rid of spots. Start by avoiding sun exposure and using a sunscreen with spf of 25 or more. Creams containing glycolic acid, arbutin, licorice extract, kojic acid, etc help in clearing the spots. Few sessions of chemical peels can help in clearing these marks faster. If you have scars as well lasers, dermarollers or prp can help improve your overall skin texture and appearance. Hope this helps.
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I have severe problem of dandruff since last 15 years or so, have consulted dermatologist in 2014 but was given variety of shampoos and few folic acid medicines for several months but it wasn't working. Afterwards I got my head shaved 3-4 times in 2015 and it appears that half of the scalp (I. E.; entire front part, half of head) is somehow infected such that I can't get rid of dandruff problem at all. My hair density has reduced significantly in last few years, hair is too thin. Homeomedicine isn't working also. I apply oil after taking bath, please assist in case this problem is curable.

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Hi lybrate-user! it is important to see whether this is just severe dandruff or scalp psoriasis. You may need some lotions to reduce the thick scales and tar based shampoos if the regular shampoos are not working for you. Avoid oil application. It would be good if you can come for a detailed examination so that the best possible solution can be suggested for you. Take care
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4 Sunscreen Beliefs You Will Be Surprised To Know Are False!

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
4 Sunscreen Beliefs You Will Be Surprised To Know Are False!
4 Myths on sunscreen you absolutely need know to about

Exposing your skin to harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun can have devastating effects on your skin,including wrinkles, sunburn and even skin cancer. So, using a sunscreen every time you step outdoors and using it correctly is of vital importance to have healthy skin. However, most people have different misconceptions about sunscreen usage. Read on to find the real facts behind these widespread sunscreen myths…

1. You don’t need to apply sunscreen if your makeup contains SPF
If any of your makeup products like foundation or powder contains SPF, do not assume that it can replace your sunscreen. Makeup containing SPF cannot protect your skin entirely as cosmetics are generally applied lightly,and mostly doesn’t cover places like T-zones, earlobes or hairline. To fully shield your skin from the sunrays, it’s necessary to apply sunscreen or moisturizer with at least SPF 30 before putting makeup on. It is advisable to apply the sunscreen half an hour before stepping out for maximum benefit.

2. Putting sunscreen on your skin once is enough to protect you throughout the day
Most people apply sunscreen only once before heading out of the house, and don’t reapply it again throughout the entire day.Contrary to popular belief, this does not provide protection for the entire day as most sunscreens lose their effect with time. To ensure that your skin remains protected you need to reapply sunscreen once every 2 hours, and once every 40-80 minutes if you are engaging in activities like swimming and exercising.

3. Waterproof sunscreens won’t wash off
Even if your sunscreen is waterproof, you need to reapply it at regular intervals if you are pursuing water sports like swimming or are the kind who washes their face frequently. When a sunscreen is typified as waterproof, it actually means that the composition of the sunscreen makes it suitable for functioning for a maximum of 1 hour and 20 minutes under water. Moreover, sunscreens containing a ‘water-resistant’ label can bear water immersion up to at most 40 minutes. So, irrespective of whatever the label of the sunscreen mentions, you need to reapply sunscreen every hour to protect your skin effectively.

4. You do not need to apply sunscreen in winters or you are when indoors.
Winter skin is relatively more sensitive than summer skin which is tanned. If one is in hilly areas or snow covered regions there is reflection of UV light from the snow that causes more skin damage. Also glass can allow UV rays to pass through and indoor lighting can also be a source of UV exposure, therefore you should apply sunscreen even when you are indoors.


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I have a hair fall in particular place in my head in round shape? What should I do?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I have a hair fall in particular place in my head in round shape? What should I do?
Hi lybrate-user! what you describe seems to be a patch of alopecia areata. It is a condition wherein your blood cells go and attack the hair root and weaken it thus leading to patchy hair loss. Treatment options include steroid injection into the patch, lotions and creams and other medicines if the disease is severe. So consult a dermatologist and get yourself treated. All the best!
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I am having stretch marks on my shoulders and hips. Is there any treatment for that?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Hi lybrate-user! stretch marks can be improved in appearance by lasers or microneedling with prp. You will need multiple sittings to see the results. The marks do not disappear but they become less visible. Creams work only to an extent. You can try a combination of glycolic acid cream with a retinoid preparation. The fresher the scars better the results. Take care.
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I have scares on my face from four year's so what should I do for removing of those scars?

MD- Dermatology & Venereology,Leprosy , International Fellowship in Dermatology, MBBS
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
I have scares on my face from four year's so what should I do for removing of those scars?
Hi lybrate-user! scars can be of various types and the treatment will depend on the kind of scars you have, how old they are, their size, shape, depth, etc. The treatment options include dermarollers, prp, fillers, lasers or surgical scar revision. It would be a good idea to consult a dermatologist to decide upon the best treatment for you. Meanwhile start ising a sunscreen with spf more than 25 and avoid sun exposure. All the best.
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