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Shop no. 3, Om palace, opp kirit hospital, tejpal scheme, rd.no. 3, vile parle east mumbai
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Desire skin clinic   4.6  (258 ratings) Dermatologist Clinic Shop no. 3, Om palace, opp kirit hospital, tejpal scheme, rd.no. 3, vile parle east mumbai
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Desire skin clinic is known for housing experienced Dermatologists. Dr. Priyanka Avhad G., a well-reputed Dermatologist, practices in mumbai. Visit this medical health centre for Dermatologists recommended by 50 patients.

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Vile Parle East mumbai, Maharashtra - 400057
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Dr. Priyanka Avhad G.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
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I have pimples and its spots. My doctor refer me a acne uv sunscreen, rejuglow facewash, retino tube and aziderm. By mistake I put it near pimple and now there is red skin over there. Please guide me and refer a medicine for pimple and its spots as well as for those red patch over face.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I have pimples and its spots. My doctor refer me a acne uv sunscreen, rejuglow facewash, retino tube and aziderm. By ...
Hi lybrate-user, your Dermatologist has given you the correct treatment. It appears that the Retino cream has irritated you little bit. Avoid it for a couple of days and now onwards apply very little and fo not rub. You should be fine. In case anything else you need, please feel free to ask me.
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Hello doctor. I was fair when I was born, but now became darker. My skin color keeps fluctuating based on water also. But can't change water. I tried kojic creams. But it just had temporary effects. please tell me about skin brightening treatments. I see many in YouTube but I am afraid that it may damage the skin. Lost many matches bcoz I am dark. please suggest any permanent treatments.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Hello doctor. I was fair when I was born, but now became darker. My skin color keeps fluctuating based on water also....
Your skin has become dull due to sun exposure, stress, improper diet and may be lack of exercise. Please work on all this first. Use a good sunscreen with spf of 30 daily, regularly. Drink lots of water. Moisturise your skin well. Avoid too many cosmtics, make up. And don't use YouTube as a guide for treating your skin. For a specific management you can get back with a few of your photos to me.
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I am 17 years old.In summers how many times I can wash our hair's in a week because I have long hair's so it was not possible to wash daily with shampoo and I also go outside in sun to play in stadium. My hair get damaged and also I want to know oil is necessary for hair in summer's when should I apply it and I use patanjali aloevera shampoo, damage control conditioner and Jiva bhringraj oil is it right.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I am 17 years old.In summers how many times I can wash our hair's in a week because I have long hair's so it was not ...
You can shampoo 3/wk. About oiling, keeping the oil for an hour is as good as keeping it overnight. About the brands which you mentioned, its not our domain and we aren't supposed to comment on that.
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2 saal pehle mere skin color bhut fair tha ab 2 saal se skin me na glow hai na color saaf please suggest some medicines or methods for skin fairer and glower?

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Dermatologist, Mumbai
2 saal pehle mere skin color bhut fair tha ab 2 saal se skin me na glow hai na color saaf please suggest some medicin...
Dullness occurs because of sun exposure, stress, improper food and eating habits. You need to correct all this first as its a part of everyone's life nowadays. Use a good sunscreen with spf of 30, regularly. Drink lots of water. Don't use harsh products on your face. Moisturise your skin. For a detailed and specific management ill need some good quality photos of your skin. Get back accordingly
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After having cyst operation on scrotum the skin became some rough will it become soft after someday or stay like this.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
After having cyst operation on scrotum the skin became some rough will it become soft after someday or stay like this.
It will surely be soft again. Keep it well moisturised and don't use a strong soap over it. In case of any more queries please feel free to get back.
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Causes of Hair Fall and its Dermal Treatments

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Causes of Hair Fall and its Dermal Treatments

There is probably no person who doesn’t lose some hair every day. In fact, losing about 100 hair in a day is considered normal. But if there is a problem of hair loss running in your family, you are vulnerable to lose even more hair. And it can lead to bald patches and spots in a short time. Approximately, half of all individuals suffer from this type of hair loss by the time they reach 50.

What are the causes of hair fall?

Although it has been speculated that hair loss is quite common, it could be a difficult thing to live with, particularly because it alters the way a person looks. Some of the most common causes of hair fall include:

  1. Family history: Hair fall is often inherited, indicating that it passes down from one generation to another. This is termed as female-pattern or male-pattern hair loss.
  2. Stress: The present work culture exposes all people to a lot of mental stress. Hair fall can also be caused by physical stress stemming from some ailment, high fever, and surgeries.
  3. Chemotherapy: A powerful medication destroying cancer cells, chemotherapy is also known to wreak havoc on hair.
  4. Wearing away: Hair damage can be caused by pulling back the hair, braiding it too tightly, making tight ponytails or by using too much of hair dryer, hair iron or hair straightener.
  5. Iron deficiency: Hair loss would be inevitable if one does not maintain a proper diet, particularly if it lacks protein and iron.
  6. Hair diseases: Hair disorders like ringworm, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis and other conditions can lead to loss of hair.
  7. Thyroid: Both hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism are known to cause hair fall.

How is hair fall treated?

  1. If you have hair loss and you are looking forward to treating it, then your hair loss treatment would depend on the type of hair loss you are suffering from.
  2. If hair loss is induced by some ailment that can be treated or is not going to last long, then your hair would grow back in some time. For instance, if hair fall is caused by thyroid conditions, then administering thyroid medications can help.
  3. When your hair loss is caused by stress or any underlying medical condition or any medication, then you should try to alleviate it in order to notice desirable improvements.
  4. In case the hair fall is triggered by some hair disorders, it is important to consult a dermatologist for comprehensive treatment solutions.

PRP For Hair Fall

PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma is a very effective treatment for hair loss. It involves drawing out the blood from the patient’s body which is already rich in blood platelets. This blood is then concentrated to extract enriched blood platelets in the form of a serum. This serum is then injected into the scalp. PRP treatment can even be combined with hair transplant surgery, medication and micro needling to enhance their effectiveness.

Advantages of PRP treatment for hair fall-

  1. It is a non-surgical procedure so you don’t have to be sedated with anesthesia.
  2. It is a short duration procedure as PRP procedure lasts for 60 to 90 minutes.
  3. It is extremely reliable, safe and authentic.
  4. Time taken for recovery is very short. You will see noticeable results in less than a week after this procedure while getting to see marked improvements over the course for the next few weeks and months.
  5. Hair loss is controlled doesn’t recur after this procedure while the result looks very natural.

Non-Eligibility for a PRP treatment

  1. If you are suffering from malignancies or blood-borne diseases you should not go in for a PRP treatment.
  2. If you have a current infection you might not be able to sit for a PRP hair treatment.
  3. Patients suffering from cerebral palsy and Parkinson’s disease are not eligible for a PRP treatment.
  4. If you are currently pregnant or anemic, you shouldn’t opt for a PRP treatment.
  5. If you are currently suffering from any form of skin diseases you shouldn’t opt for PRP treatments either.

Know Everything About Melasma

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Know Everything About Melasma

A common skin condition, which causes the discoloration of your skin in patches across the face, melasma is more of a social embarrassment and cause for distress rather than being a serious condition. Although it affects men as well, studies have shown that over 90 percent of patients are women. It is also known as the mask of pregnancy as many pregnant women develop this skin condition.

Causes of Melasma

Primary causes of melasma have been attributed to various hormonal changes within the body. Let's look at some of the factors that may cause this disorder:

  1. Pregnancy: This is often attributed as the leading cause of melasma, the primary cause has often been attributed to hormonal changes that a woman may experience due to pregnancy.
  2. Treatments that may change hormonal balance: Women on contraceptive pills or who have implants such as intrauterine devices may also develop this disorder. This is due to the balance of estrogen and progesterone being changed within the body.
  3. Sun exposure: Continued sun exposure may also lead to melasma. This is due to the activation of melanocytes within the body which start producing more melanin.
  4. Stress: Long periods of stress on the body can also trigger hormonal changes and cause melasma.
  5. Thyroid problems: If someone suffers from Hypothyroidism or low levels of the thyroid hormone, it can trigger other hormonal changes and also cause this skin disorder. 

It has also been noticed that people with generally a darker skin tone tend to get melasma and it is less common in people with fairer skin.

Certain characteristics of Melasma

Melasma develops in certain patterns which can be easily diagnosed either as spots on the skin similar to freckles or brown patches of skin that grow bigger. Some of these patterns are:

  1. Malar pattern: This grows on the nose and cheeks
  2. Mandibular pattern: Starts growing around the jaw line
  3. Brachial melasma: This grows on the upper arms and shoulders
  4. Lateral cheek pattern: Grows on the cheek on both sides of the face
  5. Centrofacial pattern: Nose, upper lips, forehead and cheeks

Treatment of Melasma

Most women who develop melasma during pregnancy report that it goes away after childbirth. However certain forms of melasma may appear in non-pregnant women due to hormonal changes. Treating the underlying hormonal changes usually, resolves the problem. However certain other methods may be required to resolve the issues such as skin creams, chemical peels, dermabrasion and microdermabrasion. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a dermatologist.

Hair Loss- When should you seek professional opinion?

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Hair Loss- When should you seek professional opinion?

A little hair loss is a common part of everyday life. People tend to shed old hair just as they shed flakes of dead skin; except that with hair, it just tends to be more visible. People with long hair often tend to lose quite a bit of hair on washing and showering. While it might worry those who have recently begun to grow out their hair, it is important to know that it is completely normal.

Hair loss, however, can also be a symptom of several serious issues. Not only can it be a symptom of hair loss diseases that are very difficult to recover from when not treated properly, but it can also indicate other health problems. Hair loss conditions such as Alopecia Areata can be further aggravated if not detected and treated on time. Hair loss can also often be an indicator of health problems such as malnutrition and anemia. You should seek professional advice in several cases of hair loss, such as:

  1. Patchy hair loss: If your hair is falling out in patches, it is usually a sign of a disease and not just routine hair loss. Autoimmune disorders such as Alopecia Areata might just be causing such problems in which case you should seek medical treatment in order to re-grow the hair you’ve lost.
  2. Patches of brittle and breaking hair: Hair that suddenly turns brittle in patches can be an indicator of a bigger medical issue. Diseases such as Lupus can cause hair to become brittle and break off in patches. Other serious autoimmune diseases such as HIV can also cause such hair loss and is best confronted by consulting a medical professional.
  3. Sudden and pronounced hair loss: A sudden surge in the increase of hair loss might also be an indicator of an underlying medical problem. Thinning hair is often considered an indicator of anorexia nervosa coupled with sudden weight loss. Not only is hair loss an indicator of malnutrition, but it can also be a symptom of anemia, thyroid disorders and diabetes.
  4. Rashes or uneven skin on the scalp: Irregular, irritated and uneven skin on the scalp can often indicate skin disorders that are the causes of hair loss. Ring worm, being the most common of these, requires immediate and rigorous treatment.
  5. You are pregnant or a senior citizen: Hormonal changes, such as the ones you might go through during pregnancy or menopause can cause sudden thinning of hair. In these cases, it is best to seek help from a medical professional so that they can prescribe you the necessary supplements that will not only help your hair quality but keep your overall health in check.

Hello doctor. I have oily skin so my doctor suggested that use either rivela gel dry touch sunscreen or suncros tint. Which one is better for avoiding pimples due to use of sunscreen.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Hello doctor. I have oily skin so my doctor suggested that use either rivela gel dry touch sunscreen or suncros tint....
Both are good products Mr Naveen. You can choose either. Keep your oily skin under control with a good oil control face wash and if you get acne/ pimples, that needs to be treated in a different way altogether. The products you mentioned are just sunscreens, they would not make your skin more oily for sure but they have no role in preventing acne/pimples. If anything concerns please feel free to get back to me.
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Because of some injury having black color under eyes (seems like blood clot). Any ointments available for to cure this or ant home remedies is there?

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Because of some injury having black color under eyes (seems like blood clot). Any ointments available for to cure thi...
Hi lybrate-user. Not to worry as its a self resolving condition. You can use warm compresses 3-4 times a day to increase the blood flow in that area and that would remove the clot soon.
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I want to glow my. Skin naturally and clean from every dullness and impurities so what should I do.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I want to glow my. Skin naturally and clean from every dullness and impurities so what should I do.
Drink lots of water, exercise regularly and eat proper healthy food. Cut on your carbs, use a good sunscreen regularly and keep your skin well moisturized. All ths should take care of all your issues. Any more issues or for specific guidelines you can always consult.
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I think My skin is dry then others. I tested it by my self. I want to know that what to do to have glowing, charming,fairer skin. Please help me with this. Ppllzzzzzz.

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Dermatologist, Mumbai
I think My skin is dry then others. I tested it by my self. I want to know that what to do to have glowing, charming,...
Fair skin is a myth. Keeping your skin healthy is all that you need. For dry skin you should be drinking lots of water, and keep your skin well hydrated. Sun and pollution tends to make our skin dry and dull. A good sunscreen regularly and a good moisturizer should do the trick. For a more specific guidance you can always consult.
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I am having very less hair in my head. How to grow more hair. Please suggest me the best way for me.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I am having very less hair in my head. How to grow more hair. Please suggest me the best way for me.
Is your hair less since the beginning or you noticing it recently? take a protein rich diet, take eggs, sprouts, curd, fresh fruits. Exercise regularly. Ill need some photos and a short history for a better and detailed management. Please revert back.
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I have pimple and dark spots. Also acne scars like my skin is carved out at some places. My face skin also look shrinked. Is it ok to apply tea tree oil on face? Can it help me?

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I have pimple and dark spots. Also acne scars like my skin is carved out at some places. My face skin also look shrin...
You need a proper and little long term dermatological treatment for good and long lasting effects. And your scars will require some procedures. You can try the tea tree oil if you find it effective. But there are no studies regarding it, so I would better not comment. To avoid spots and scars, don't touch or press on your acne. Keep your skin clean. Follow a healthy lifestyle and exercise regularly. Please send me some good quality photos for a better management.
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I have my face tanning nd pimple marks how cn remove it. please you give answer at my questions.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I have my face tanning nd pimple marks how cn remove it. please you give answer at my questions.
For your tanning, avoid direct sun-exposure, use a good quality broad spectrum sunscreen daily. Apply it 20 min before going out. Stop rubbing and scrubbing your face. It adds to the darkening. For your acne, keep your face clean, don't press or touch them. Send me some good photos for a better and specific management.
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My hair is dry but I am using indhu leka bring oil it control hair fall but not dry hair please suggest me home remedies please Doctor.

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Dermatologist, Mumbai
My hair is dry but I am using indhu leka bring oil it control hair fall but not dry hair please suggest me home remed...
Regular oiling will make your hair soft. Warm up the oil little bit when you use. Use a mild shampoo and a conditioner. Get back if you have further queries.
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Gorgeous Hair...

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Gorgeous Hair...
Everyone desires healthy, lustrous, beautiful hair. Some simple daily tips can help to a great extent.
Our hair is mainly made of protein.
Increase protein in your diet like: eggs, soya, nuts, sprouts.
Oil your hair lightly. Use warm oil and massage lightly. It conditions and makes your hair shiny.
Always use a mild shampoo and a conditioner.
Avoid blow drying too much.
Avoid colouring your hair frequently.
Whenever you are using any products on your hair, make sure they are of a decent quality.
Love your hair:)

I have oily face. Could you suggest me any tips regarding to avoid oily skinny face? I want an effective answer from your side.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
I have oily face. Could you suggest me any tips regarding to avoid oily skinny face? I want an effective answer from ...
Use a good face-wash meant for oily skin and use it at least twice a day. Don't forget to use it after you come home from outside. If you are using hair oil, use only once a week and that too only for 1-2 hours, and wash off your hair. Please check if you have dandruff, the sticky type, as it may be a part of your overall oily tendency. Some restrictions on your diet too: avoid oily food, ghee, spicy food. Eat more of fresh fruits, curd, vegetables, salads. For any other queries, please revert back. Take care.
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Hi I m 23 years male. I have very hairy body. What should I do rto remove my hairs permanently. Please suggest me best and money saving cure or idea. M waiting for your reply. thanks in advance.

MBBS, DNB (Dermatology), Fellowship In Cosmetic Dermatology, Fellowship in Dermatological Laser Surgery
Dermatologist, Mumbai
Hi I m 23 years male. I have very hairy body. What should I do rto remove my hairs permanently. Please suggest me bes...
Hi. For permanent reduction of body hair, laser treatment is the only option available. You will have to undergo multiple sittings. But with good results for sure.
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I am 24 years old and. I am suffering from hair. Falling. Give me a best option to sort out this problem.

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Dermatologist, Mumbai
I am 24 years old and. I am suffering from hair. Falling. Give me a best option to sort out this problem.
Look out for any recent illness, weight loss, improper diet, stress? these may trigger hair fall. Take a protein rich diet, exercise regularly. Include sprouts, fresh fruits in your diet. Take a bowl of curd regularly. It will take 2-3 months for a complete response. So please be patient. If you have any further questions, please revert back.
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