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Dr. Shama

Dermatologist, Mumbai

Dr. Shama Dermatologist, Mumbai
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Dr. Shama is a renowned Dermatologist in Sujay Hospital, Mumbai. You can meet Dr. Shama personally at Yuva Skin & Hair Clinic - Vile in Sujay Hospital, Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Shama on Lybrate.com.

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My scalp is getting dry resulting in hair loss and dandruff what is the solution? ?

MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Aurangabad
My scalp is getting dry resulting in hair loss and dandruff what is the solution? ?
Hair fall is due to many reasons now a day it is common due to stress and busy life check your haemoglobin level if less then take hamatinic any multinational company take proper diet (dal vegetables sprouts fruits) and do exercise minimum 15 min if possibles do yoga for 10 min increase water intake minimum 3 to 4 litres per day also take homoeo medicines homoeo medicines are known for to stop hair fall and it actually happens phosphrus 30 (30 no glouble) 2 tds x 2 weeks and reply also comb your hair gently and 2/3 time per day wash with homoeopathic shampoo (sbl or any company) twice a week preaper oil by mixing arnica montana q 30 ml + any regular hair oil and apply before wash
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Have acne and related pigmentation from 8 years tried much creams and face washes but skin become only red and have large pores on both cheeks.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Have acne and related pigmentation from 8 years tried much creams and face washes but skin become only red and have l...
Skin pores are found in oily skin because of excessive sebum Natural method of Treatment 1.apply fresh Aloevera gel on the affected area and massage it for few minutes, keep it on the affected area for 10 minutes, rinse it off with cool water. Repeat the process daily 2.Dilute one table spoonful of apple cider vinegar with one table spoon ful of water, dip a cotton ball, apply it on the affected area and let it air dry then rinse it off with cold water. Repeat the process daily 3.Take a few piece of ripe papaya, mash it, apply it on affected area leave it for 20 minutes, rinse it off with cold water. Repeat the process daily 4.make a paste of 2 tablespoonful of baking soda with 2 table spoonful of water, massage it gently on affected area for 30 second rinse it off with cool water. Repeat the process 2 times per week 5.gently swipe the inside of banana peel on your face, wash it off after 10-15 minutes. Repeat the process every alternate day 6. Massage a few drops of olive oil in circular motion for few minutes in the affected area and rinse it off with lukewarm water. Repeat the process daily 7.t Mix one table spoonful of lemon juice with 1 tablespoonful of water, apply it with a cotton ball on the affected area leave it for 10-15 minutes, rinse it off with lukewarm water 8.Consult skin specialist for further advice.
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Permanent Tattoos - Now are Easy to Remove

MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy, MBBS
Dermatologist, Delhi
Permanent Tattoos - Now are Easy to Remove

A tattoo has a strong emotional association with the person having it. Commonly it is the loved ones name, idols, quotes or just anything that a person feels connected to. However, over time, it may happen that the tattoo may not hold the same relevance as it used to once upon a time. It could also lose its aesthetic appeal it once held. Whatever the reason, the tattoo needs to go. While tattoos were considered something permanent, there are now ways to remove it.

While the earlier methods were crude including removing the tattooed skin and grafting new skin, sanding the area, or dermabrasion; but today with the use of laser, the process has become much simpler and convenient. Laser is now the most widely used method of removing the tattoo.

A thorough evaluation to see the extent of the tattoo, in terms of depth, size and colors, is done before planning its removal. The type, strength and sessions of lasers will depend on these factors.

During the removal, the tattooed area is focused with a handheld device that emits laser light of the desired frequency and strength. This removes the colored pigments (know more about pigmentations problem) of the tattoo without affecting the surrounding skin. Different wavelengths of light are used to remove different pigments, which get broken down. These pigments are then washed out from the body as wastes.

Depending on the size and colors used in the tattoo, more than one sitting may be required. For large ones, up to 6 to 8 months may be required for complete removal. A minimum of 4 weeks gap is required between two sittings, allowing sufficient time for the skin to heal.

Professional vs Amateur Tattoos

Professional applied tattoos penetrate deeper into the skin at uniform levels which can make it easier to treat, but not always, as the ink is usually more dense. Amateur tattoos are often applied with an uneven hand which can make the removal challenging but overall they are easier to remove.

Risks and Side Effects

There are a handful of symptoms you might see post-treatment. Among them are blisters, swelling, raising of the tattoo, pinpoint bleeding, redness, and/or temporary darkening. Not to worry, though. These are common and usually subside within one to two weeks. If they don't, talk to your doctor.

  1. The way getting tattoo caused some pain, the removal will also cause some pain. Topical or local anaesthesia is used to make it comfortable.

  2. Not just the tattoo pigment but also some of the natural skin pigment is lost, so the skin can become lighter or darker than the surrounding skin.

  3. In some cases, there could be some scarring. The scar (know more about scars) will get better and can be treated after tattoo laser sessions.

So, if you thought a tattoo is forever, it is not so. Go ahead and plan for its removal, of course after understanding what it entails. If there is any tattoo on your body which you no longer like, meet your dermatologist for consultation and then laser to make that undesired ink fade!!

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hello I am 27 years male and I have hair fall problem how to stopping falls is their any type of treatment? Kindly suggest me?

MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Aurangabad
hello I am 27 years male and I have hair fall problem how to stopping falls is their any type of treatment? Kindly su...
Hello. Hair problem is common now a days. Due to stress and busy life. Take full sleep. Drink planty water. Have fruits. Take. Acid hydrofluoric 30.2 tds x 30 days. And revert. Use arnica mon q 30 ml + your oil 100 ml mix. Twice a week at night and wash.
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Hlo, I'm suffering from rosacea for 2 years and at present it's getting worst of all I have suffered. Got treated from injection, medicines but all is in vain. Now it is a air filled balloon on the right of my nose, what should I do to stop it reoccurence. It was started swelling yesterday. So, at the moment what should I do to stop getting it worst. Please help Thank u.

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Hlo, I'm suffering from rosacea for 2 years and at present it's getting worst of all I have suffered. Got treated fro...
Causes of rosacea. One of the factors involved in rosacea appears to be abnormalities in blood vessels. Skin specialists suggest that a major factor is probably abnormalities in the blood vessels of the face, which cause the flushing, persistent redness and visible blood vessels.Other topical products that have been shown to reduce redness and the pimples of mild rosacea are azelaic acid and metronidazole. With these drugs, improvements generally don't appear for three to six weeks. Oral antibiotics. . While rosacea cannot be cured, medical treatments are available that can control or eliminate its various signs and symptoms. ... For patients with bumps and pimples, doctors often prescribe oral and topical rosacea therapy, and a topical therapy to reduce facial redness is now available.
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My face was filled with pimples and later it form black dots. What I do. Pls recommend any medicines with name available at medical shop. Pls help me.

B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition, Nutrition Certification,Registered Dietitian
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
My face was filled with pimples and later it form black dots. What I do. Pls recommend any medicines with name availa...
Use Tea Tree face wash and Toner twice daily. Use AHA Glow face wash once in a day. Use Sunscreen with SPF 30 daily. Use natural face pack of Multani Mitti and lemon 2 times a week. You can also use apple cider vinegar for 5 minutes after washing your face and splash it clean with water.  Most important is diet- Do not eat Junk, Eat more Vegetables and fruits especially with Vitamin C.
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Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL), Fellowship in Dermatosurgery
Dermatologist, Belgaum
How acne can affect your psychology! These are facts from scientific studies published across globe.
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Hi I am 20 years old and from past few months I am facing problem due to some kind of skin infection near my groin I am talking some tabs and applying sebafine cream of ranbaxy lab but not getting any results what can I do for it?

B.H.M.S., Senior Homeopath Consultant
Homeopath, Delhi
First you should get it diagnosed by a skin specialist whether this is bacterial infection or other causes may be there and based on same I could prescribe you medication.
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Hello. I am 20 years old and my hairs are falling very fastly. I want to get bald. So, I wanted to ask you that is this the right decision?

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Hello. I am 20 years old and my hairs are falling very fastly. I want to get bald. So, I wanted to ask you that is th...
Apply bhringraj oil on your scalp then give hot water fomentation. 1-1 drop of cow ghee in both nostrils at night time before sleep. Take pranacharya allergin capsule 1-1 twice a day. Take lots of proteins like soyabean. Egg white. Etc. Avoid tea. Coffee. Spicy food. Fermented food. Junk food. Apply only ayurvedic shampoo on your scalp. Do pranayama early morning.
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I have severe Dandruff Problem from last year. Need to visit a doctor to show the condition.

B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition, Nutrition Certification,Registered Dietitian
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
I have severe Dandruff Problem from last year.
Need to visit a doctor to show the condition.
1. Use amla (gooseberry) juice on scalp and also to drink. 2. Mix curry leaves with coconut oil and heat up and let it cool. Massage scalp with this oil. 3. Apply hair packs like Egg with Yogurt, Banana. 4. Have lots of green leafy vegetables and fruits rich in Vitamin C. 5. Protein is the most important element for maintaining hair health. Make sure your diet in protein rich sources like eggs, fish, chicken, soyabean, sprouts, pulses and grains 6. Zinc, iron & copper promote healthy hair. Some sources of this are – eggs, whole grains, all types of seeds like flaxseed, sesame seeds, sunflower seeds, Dry fruits and nuts etc.
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Hi a jeet I am 23 years old. I am suffering from hair loss now my scalp is visible m afraid if I could get bald please suggest me something well I am using onion juice on my scalp is it helpful or not. Andif any other things I can use.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Hi a jeet I am 23 years old. I am suffering from hair loss now my scalp is visible m afraid if I could get bald pleas...
Hello, first of all you should start taking a healthy and balanced diet. Hair fall is a result of any deficiency of any essential nutrient. *Eat colourful fruits and green leafy vegetables. *Include more protien rich supplements to your diet. *Take phosphorus 200, 5 drops , morning empty stomach, once in week. *wiesbaden 200, 5 drops , daily morning empty stomach. *Apply Arnica hair growth oil (B &T) on your hair and scalp, thrice in a week. *Wash hair with Arnica montana herbal shampoo (SBL) *Drink minimum 10 glasses of water per day. *Take 10 ml amla juice mixed with half cup of water, daily morning. Use this home remedy also to prevent hair loss:- *Triphala is the boon for dead cells of the scalp; it works to recover all the problem related to damaged and graying of hair. Take a teaspoon of triphala powder with water before sleeping. You will get rid from white hair as well as hair fall. *Onion is also an effective home treatment for hair loss and premature graying. The juice of onion helps in preventing premature graying, hair loss and baldness. Apply or massage the onion juice on you scalp to get rid from gray hair. You can use it every night before go to bed and leave overnight. It is also helps to hair growth.
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I m 26 year old male My hair is getting white from left and right side of my head. How can I stop it from getting white.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
I m 26 year old male
My hair is getting white from left and right side of my head. How can I stop it from getting white.
You may apply raw amla paste in your hair twice a week for two hours and wash your hair with mild shampoo. If you are colouring your hair then avoid it.
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I have stretch marks on my thigh and I am very stressed. Please suggest some solution to it.

BHMS
Homeopath,
Sir you have to do exercise daily. Also deep breathing. It will give you strength to your inner muscles. Take fresh fruits as well as balanced diet. You will fill much relaxed.
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I have been experiencing pimples for couple of years with no treatment. And I am hoping for a smooth and fresh one. Please help and thank you.

BHMS
Homeopath,
I have been experiencing pimples for couple of years with no treatment. And I am hoping for a smooth and fresh one. P...
Dear lybrate user, pimples/ acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory skin disease which develops due to blocking of the hair follicles in skin. These blockages occur due to 4 abnormal processes: 1) excess sebum production due to androgens 2) excessive deposition of the protein keratin leading to comedone formation 3) infection of propionibacterium acnes (p. Acnes) bacteria on the hair follicles 4) local release of pro-inflammatory chemicals in the skin. In order to stop the formation of pimples the aforesaid four causes should be terminated. Now the bitter truth is neither can you stop the overproduction of androgen or keratin protein nor can you stop the release of pro-inflammatory chemicals because all these processes takes place internally in your skin. However you can stop the accumulation of p. Acnes bacteria on your skin by preventing your skin from getting oily. Always keep a handkerchief with you when ever you go outside. You should wipe off the slightest amount of sweat from your face as soon as you perspire on entering your room from outside wash your face with an oil-free, non-moisturizing face wash. Take a low carbohydrate diet. Do some exercise daily. Drink a lots of water to avoid constipation. Avoid pricking the pimples or popping the sebum as it may lead to black pigmentation & permanent scar formation. You can also take homoeopathic calcarea phos 200, 5 drops, thrice daily, in empty stomach also you can apply homoeopathic mother tincture berberis aquifolium q on the dark spots on your skin which are produced after the resolution of the pimples. Kindly note that this medication may not be sufficient enough to take care of your problem. These medicines are based on the symptoms of your diseased condition & these medicines need to be complemented by further deep-acting remedies in order to permanently eliminate the underlying cause of the disease. So I would suggest you to consult me privately via lybrate as it is very necessary to diagnose the proper underlying cause of your problem if you are wishing for a permanent relief from your problems. A permanent annihilation of the underlying cause of the disease will not only provide you relief from your troubles but it will also cease any chance of further relapse of that particular disease condition.
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Doctor sometimes I have pain on the inside on the neck and feeling a lump near to Adam's Apple. I have pain on the back of the head and chest. What is it?

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Doctor sometimes I have pain on the inside on the neck and feeling a lump near to Adam's Apple. I have pain on the ba...
Hot fomentation x twice daily. Neck Exercises. Neck Stretching. Postural Correction. Shoulder Shrugs . Core Strengthening Exercises. Take frequent Breaks at work Use cervical pillow. Use Back Support. Self Massage the back of neck.
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I am 20 years and I dont know why I didnt get full beard. Beard growth fully but only under face on neck.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am 20 years and I dont know why I didnt get full beard. Beard growth fully but only under face on neck.
Hello, you should take a homeopathic tincture called arnica montana and mix 1 tsp in 1/2 cup of water and apply upon the face on the beard and the mustache area with a cotton swab. Then use the razor movement technique. Take sulphur 200, 5 drops once in a week. Take pituitarinum 1x, 1 tablet daily for 15 days. Repeat the process every third day. Revert me after 1 month.
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I am 29 years old and I Have to many dirty Sign of the black hole. It give me pain when I touch it. Please give me a suggestion.

PGFCP, PGDEMS, Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery
Ayurveda, Satara
I am 29 years old and I Have to many dirty
Sign of the black hole.
It give me pain when I touch it.
Please give me a ...
Hi lybrate-user A) apply paste of milk and fine powder of turmeric on face, two times in a day. B) take 30 ml of RUBYCLIN liquid before meals… C) take 1 tsf of haridra khand after meals. D) take 1 tablet of gandharwa-haritaki vati at night prior to sleep…. Do all these things for 15 days. It gives you good result. Consult to me for further suggestions. THANKS.
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Hi tina here I want to consult on an issue I have something like very very little bristles on my hands which are very clear and have some white textured and itches during sweating and sun exposure and become red it looks so irritating what to do and what is this please help me out.

MBBS, DDV
Dermatologist, Bangalore
Hi tina here I want to consult on an issue I have something like very very little bristles on my hands which are very...
Sometimes sun allergy can manifest like this .sunscreens should be used regularly and you can consult a dermatologist because after seeing the rashes only it can be decided what else medications need to be applied.
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I have so much of pimple on face I used many types of creams and ointments but it did not work at all.

BHMS
Homeopath,
I have so much of pimple on face I used many types of creams and ointments but it did not work at all.
Dear lybrate user, pimples/ acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory skin disease which develops due to blocking of the hair follicles in skin. These blockages occur due to 4 abnormal processes: 1) excess sebum production due to androgens 2) excessive deposition of the protein keratin leading to comedone formation 3) infection of propionibacterium acnes (p. Acnes) bacteria on the hair follicles 4) local release of pro-inflammatory chemicals in the skin. Neither can you stop the overproduction of androgen or keratin protein nor can you stop the release of pro-inflammatory chemicals because all these processes takes place internally in your skin. However you can stop the accumulation of p. Acnes bacteria on your skin by preventing your skin from getting oily. Always keep a handkerchief with you wherever you go outside. You should wipe off the slightest amount of sweat from your face as soon as you perspire on entering your room from outside wash your face with an oil-free, non-moisturizing face wash. Take a low carbohydrate diet. Do some exercise daily. Drink a lots of water to avoid constipation. Avoid pricking the pimples or popping the sebum as it may lead to black pigmentation & permanent scar formation. You can also take homoeopathic calcarea phos 200, 5 drops, thrice daily, in empty stomach also you can apply homoeopathic mother tincture berberis aquifolium q on the dark spots on your skin which are produced after the resolution of the pimples.
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I have to keep my face clean and white and glow and also suggest healthy food to grow our height.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have to keep my face clean and white and glow and also suggest healthy food to grow our height.
Believe me, if you are happy from inside and taking nutritious, healthy food and daily yoga or some kind of exercises, it will be automatically reflected on your face. Yes, the colour which is inherited from your parents/ ancestors, cannot be changed, but you can try to get glow on your face!! Daily Regime: Apart from these, you do follow CTMP, i.e., cleansing, toning, moisturising and protection (apply liberally sunscreen with SPF-30 ? a thick layer of Bakson's Suncare cream may be, 20-30 minutes before going out daily and repeat it's application after every 3-4hrs.) after washing your face daily; use the products as per your skin type. This will change the skin texture and skin tone. In case you do have tanning, apply honey with a dash of lime on your face. Eat right and healthy that too on time, relieve your stress/ tensions, sleep well, stop smoking, as this restricts blood flow to your face and leaves you with a greyish complexion. lead a healthy lifestyle! Apart from this, avoid anger, anxiety, fear which increases stress hormone in the body and subsequently makes your complexion darker! (Hormonal imbalances also plays a major role). If the dull and dark skin tone is due to any underlying ailment or diseases, need to look into the matter. Diet: -Increase your Vitamin C intake (lemon,orange,gooseberry,etc.Fruits/juices, strawberries, sweet peppers, tomatoes, cantaloupe, and green peas). - Eat more Vitamin A (nonfat milk, oysters, and egg yolks, carrots, watermelon, papaya, tomatoes, or other dark colored produce) . If you feel your skin is weak or not tight enough, that usually suggests a lack of Vitamin A. Medicine: You can also use homoeopathic cream - Medicynth's Whitch Hazel daily at night. Home remedies: Apply fresh-squeezed lemon juice to your entire face and neck. Leave it on for 10 minutes and then wash it off with lukewarm water. After this, rub cucumber slices on your skin to soften and moisturize it. Do this daily or every other day. Another option is squeeze the juice of one-half lemon and mix one to two tablespoons of raw honey in it. Apply it on your face, leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse it off. To exfoliate your skin, mix two teaspoons each of lemon juice and sugar. Apply the mixture on your face, neck and hands. Scrub in a circular motion and leave it on for 10 minutes. Then rinse it off with lukewarm water. Follow this remedy once a week to enjoy glowing skin.
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