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Pimples!

Dr.Raju Rathod 91% (128ratings)
Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
General Physician, Surat
Pimples!

Avoid excessive rubbing or touching & never pick or try to pop your pimples.

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Acne - How Can Homeopathy Help?

Dr.Rupali Girolkar 87% (10ratings)
BHMS, MD - Homeopathy
Homeopathy Doctor, Yavatmal
Acne - How Can Homeopathy Help?

Homeopathy is a branch of medicine that focuses on improving the body's healing mechanism to treat the cause of the disease. Acne is a skin condition that results in lesions (pimples) in the face or other areas of the body. Homeopathic treatments are based on the premise of removing the cause of the disease rather than just curing the symptoms.

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed after a thorough analysis of your medical history, emotional and physical constitution. All Homeopathic medicines are based on achieving potency of the substance which is done by diluting it with water and alcohol. In case of acne, this treatment controls oily secretion in the skin, removes acne-related scars and eliminates underlying conditions such as hormonal imbalance that causes acne.

Various Homeopathic remedies to treat acne are:

1. Sanguinaria
It is a very effective remedy for treating acne in women who have problems in their periods. It is also used in acne treatment in women who suffer from sexual problems.

2. Silica
This treatment enhances the immune system of the body so that acne formation in the body is reduced. This is a common treatment for people who have recurrent bouts of acne.

3. Calcariasulphuricum
This treatment is recommended for people who regularly have large pimples filled with pus. The person tends to be easily affected by heat.

4. Dulcamara
It is used in treating acne as well as scars left by acne. It is usually recommended for acne that occurs due to climate changes.

5. Natrum Muriaticum
This treatment is made from common salt and is used to treat acne that results from menstrual irregularities and other hormonal disturbances. It is also used for treating oily skin and other rashes which result from it.

6. Arctium lappa
It is a Homeopathic remedy for treating symptoms of acne and its scars. 

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Pimple Scars - How To Get Rid Of It?

MBBS, MS General Surgery, MCh Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic/Plastic Surgeon, Indore
Pimple Scars - How To Get Rid Of It?

Acne Vulgaris, commonly known as acne is a type of chronic skin condition which occurs when the hair follicles of the skin become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. Characterized by blackheads, pimples, whiteheads and greasy skin, acne can also cause scarring. Typically, acne which causes pimples tend to develop on the back, chest, shoulders but mostly on the face and neck.

Causes and symptoms of pimple scars:

Although the actual cause of acne is uncertain, medical professionals have reason to believe that an increase in the level of androgen triggers pimples. On the other hand, scarring due to pimples are a result of the presence of inflamed lesions. Such inflamed lesions, when gorged with surplus oil, bacteria and dead skin cells, cause swelling and an eventual rupture in the follicle wall which leads to scarring. The extent of the scar has a direct relationship with the rupture. That is to say, the deeper the rupture, the bigger the scar.

In actuality, the formation of scars is involved in the normal healing process of the skin. The skin cells in order to mend the damage caused by the ruptured pimples, forms fresh collagen fibres which are fibrous proteins that impart flexibility and strength to the skin. The resultant repair which are very rarely smooth and unblemished are referred to as scars.

Treatment of pimple scars:

1) Fractional Radiofrequency treatment is a highly effective method of reducing or removing pimple scars from the skin. The radio frequency does not cause much damage to upper layers of skin but effectively breaks down the scar tissue.

2) Lasers are alternative and are a little less painful. This treatment involves the use of skin resurfacing lasers.

3) Fillers are another form of treatment which fills the indentations left remaining from dense pimple scars. Hardly any downtime with this but are expensive in the long run.

4) Scar reduction surgery is meant to minimize the scar so that it is more consistent with your surrounding skin tone and texture.

5) Chemical peels are also used by many cosmetic/plastic surgeons to get rid of pimple scars.

6) Subcision is a also a handy procedure followed by cosmetic/plastic surgeons. This is a minor surgical procedure which is useful in getting rid of the scars and wrinkles. It is carried out through a special hypodermic needle which is inserted through a puncture in the skin surface.

7) PRP therapy also helps a great deal in getting rid of the irritiating acne scars. This technique is widely used as it produces great results.

8) Microneedling is also recommended to treat acne scars. It provides a younger, smoother-looking skin. It reduces acne scarring, fine lines and even hyperpigmentation.

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Acne And Pimples - How Can Homeopathy Combat Them?

Dr.Swati 90% (172ratings)
BHMS
Homeopathy Doctor, Delhi
Acne And Pimples - How Can Homeopathy Combat Them?

Acne is a skin problem occurs in young people at the onset of puberty when they are around 12-13 years of age and continues until they reach the age of 18-19 years. Since young people who are growing up are particularly self-conscious, Acne can have a huge effect on their confidence levels. Homeopathy can be of great help for Acne patients and natural homeopathic remedies for acne offer a very safe and effective treatment course for Acne.

Causes of Acne

Altered lifestyle, erratic meal habits, stress, inadequate sleep and consumption of junk food triggers acne formations. At the onset of puberty, hormonal changes activate the sebaceous glands present in the skin and the production of sebum or oily secretion from these glands induces Acne formation. Acne can appear in various forms on the skin like small red-coloured elevations (papules), eruptions containing pus (pustules), fluid containing deep sac like eruptions (cysts), or thick, hard eruptions (nodules). The intensity of Acne varies from person to person, from the mild to severe forms that leave scars behind.

Homeopathic Medicines for Acne on cheeks

Natural Homeopathic treatment for acne help in the treatment of this skin problem with zero side effects. Homeopathic medicine Antimonium Crudum is the best natural remedy for Acne on cheeks if the eruptions contain pus and are covered with yellow-coloured crusts. This natural Homeopathic medicine is also prescribed for patients who have pimples on cheeks that itch along with a burning sensation, that mostly gets worse at night. Patients of Acne for whom natural Homeopathic medicine Antimonium Crudum works best usually suffer from gastric derangements with a thickly-coated white tongue and possess an excessive craving for sour things like pickles.

Another top natural Homeopathic remedy for a patient suffering from Acne on cheeks is Calcarea Carbonica and the patients requiring this medicine are usually fat and have a fair complexion. This natural Homeopathic medicine is ideal for patients of Acne on cheeks who feel excessively cold and cannot tolerate cold air. They even experience excessive perspiration on the scalp. The patients who have an unusual craving for boiled eggs and indigestible things like chalks and clay along with Acne on cheeks can also benefit greatly with natural Homeopathic remedy Calcarea Carbonica. On the other hand, Homeopathic remedy Lycopodium Clavatum is one of the best homeopathic medicines for Acne of cheeks where the face of the patient looks greyish yellow. Patients having pimples on cheeks along with excessive flatulence in the stomach can be given this medicine. The other patients of pimples on cheeks for whom the natural Homeopathic treatment provided by Lycopodium Clavatum is of help are those who have an excessive craving for sweets and hot drinks.

Homeopathic Medicines for Acne on the forehead

Natural Homeopathic medicine Psorinum can do wonders to cure Acne on the forehead of patients whose face is very oily and almost dirty. The Acne on the forehead that itches intolerably and gets worse by taking coffee, fatty food and sugar in excess can be very effectively tackled by this natural Homeopathic remedy. The patients suffering from Acne on forehead requiring Psorinum cannot bear cold air and always feel chilly to the extent that they want to be covered up warmly even during summers. Hepar Sulphuris is another good natural Homeopathic medicine for patients of Acne on the forehead that is pustular in nature and very painful when touched. The patients who can benefit from this natural Homeopathic remedy have painful pimples on the forehead with yellow face complexion and a very unhealthy looking skin. These patients also perspire excessively.

Top Homeopathic medicines for Acne on chin

The best natural medicines for the Homeopathic treatment of Acne on the chin are Nux Vomica and Silicea. Nux Vomica works as one of the best herbal treatment for acne and is prescribed for patients who suffer from pimples on the chin with long-standing constipation. Acne which gets worse by taking cheese can also be treated with natural Homeopathic remedy Nux Vomica. The patients requiring Nux Vomica for treating Acne on the chin are very anger some in nature. Silicea is the ideal natural Homeopathic remedy for patients who complain of pustular Acne on the chin with itching that is worse during the daytime. The patients of Acne who can benefit from the natural Homeopathic treatment offered by Silicea are those who have an obstinate and headstrong nature with excessive offensive sweat on their feet.

Best Homeopathic medicines for Acne on back

Sulphur is the top natural Homeopathic medicine for treatment of Acne on the back that itches violently at night due to the heat of bed and also those cases of Acne of back that have worsened due to excessive application of external ointment. The natural Homeopathic treatment provided by Sulphur gives excellent results for patients of pimples on the back who have filthy skin and who dislike bathing. Another marked symptom that guides towards this medicine use in Acne of back is excessively heated sensation, especially in the soles of feet and top of the head. Natrum Muriaticum is another natural Homeopathic medicine that is of great help in treating patients of Acne on back. The patients who have pimples on the back with greasy skin can be given this medicine. The patients of Acne on the back who cannot tolerate the heat of skin and possess an unusual craving for salty things also benefit from natural Homeopathic remedy Natrum Muriaticum.

Best natural Homeopathic medicines for Acne in young girls

Pulsatilla Pratensis is the top Homeopathic medicine for treating Acne in girls at puberty when the hormonal changes begin to occur and the girls suffer from menstrual irregularities of various types. The other symptoms that guide towards this medicine use in Acne are a total absence of thirst for water and a desire for fresh open air. The patients of Acne who cannot digest fatty food can also benefit from this natural Homeopathic Acne treatment. Some girls also experience worsening of Acne around the time of menses due to hormonal changes and this type of Acne can also be tackled by the proper use of natural Homeopathic medicines. Sepia Officnalis, Graphites and Magnesium Muriaticum are natural Homeopathic remedies of great help when Acne gets worse before menses. Natural Homeopathic medicines Pulsatilla Pratensis, Dulcamara and Sanguinaria Canadensis are wonderful herbal remedies for acne that worsens during menses.

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Acne/Pimples - How Can Homeopathy Help?

Dr.Debajyoti Saha 88% (20ratings)
MD-Homoeopathy, BHMS
Homeopathy Doctor, Agartala
Acne/Pimples - How Can Homeopathy Help?

Acne is a skin problem occurs in young people at the onset of puberty when they are around 12-13 years of age and continues until they reach the age of 18-19 years. Since young people who are growing up are particularly self-conscious, Acne can have a huge effect on their confidence levels. Homeopathy can be of great help for Acne patients.

Causes of Acne

Altered lifestyle, erratic meal habits, stress, inadequate sleep and consumption of junk food triggers acne formations. At the onset of puberty, hormonal changes activate the sebaceous glands present in the skin and the production of sebum or oily secretion from these glands induces Acne formation. Acne can appear in various forms on the skin like small red-coloured elevations (papules), eruptions containing pus (pustules), fluid containing deep sac like eruptions (cysts), or thick, hard eruptions (nodules). The intensity of Acne varies from person to person, from the mild to severe forms that leave scars behind.

Homeopathic Medicines for Acne on cheeks

Natural Homeopathic treatment for acne help in the treatment of this skin problem with zero side effects. Homeopathic medicine Antimonium Crudum is best natural remedy for Acne on cheeks if the eruptions contain pus and are covered with yellow-coloured crusts. This natural Homeopathic medicine is also prescribed for patients who have pimples on cheeks that itch along with a burning sensation, that mostly gets worse at night. Patients of Acne for whom natural Homeopathic medicine Antimonium Crudum works best usually suffer from gastric derangements with a thickly-coated white tongue and possess an excessive craving for sour things like pickles.

Another top natural Homeopathic remedy for a patient suffering from Acne on cheeks is Calcarea Carbonica and the patients requiring this medicine are usually fat and have a fair complexion. This natural Homeopathic medicine is ideal for patients of Acne on cheeks who feel excessively cold and cannot tolerate cold air. They even experience excessive perspiration on the scalp. The patients who have an unusual craving for boiled eggs and indigestible things like chalks and clay along with Acne on cheeks can also benefit greatly with natural Homeopathic remedy Calcarea Carbonica. On the other hand, Homeopathic remedy Lycopodium Clavatum is one of the best homeopathic medicines for Acne of cheeks where the face of patient looks greyish yellow. Patients having pimples on cheeks along with excessive flatulence in stomach can be given this medicine. The other patients of pimples on cheeks for whom the natural Homeopathic treatment provided by Lycopodium Clavatum is of help are those who have an excessive craving for sweets and hot drinks.

Homeopathic Medicines for Acne on forehead

Natural Homeopathic medicine Psorinum can do wonders to cure Acne on forehead of patients whose face is very oily and almost dirty. The Acne on forehead that itches intolerably and gets worse by taking coffee, fatty food and sugar in excess can be very effectively tackled by this natural Homeopathic remedy. The patients suffering from Acne on forehead requiring Psorinum cannot bear cold air and always feel chilly to the extent that they want to be covered up warmly even during summers. Hepar Sulphuris is another good natural Homeopathic medicine for patients of Acne on forehead that is pustular in nature and very painful when touched.The patients who can benefit from this natural Homeopathic remedy have painful pimples on the forehead with yellow face complexion and a very unhealthy looking skin. These patients also perspire excessively.

Top Homeopathic medicines for Acne on the chin

The best natural medicines for the Homeopathic treatment of Acne on the chin are Nux Vomica and Silicea. Nux Vomica works as one of the best herbal treatment for acne and is prescribed for patients who suffer from pimples on the chin with long-standing constipation. Acne which gets worse by taking cheese can also be treated with natural Homeopathic remedy Nux Vomica. The patients requiring Nux Vomica for treating Acne on the chin are very angersome in nature. Silicea is the ideal natural Homeopathic remedy for patients who complain of pustular Acne on the chin with itching that is worse during the daytime. The patients of Acne who can benefit from the natural Homeopathic treatment offered by Silicea are those who have an obstinate and headstrong nature with excessive offensive sweat on their feet.

Best Homeopathic medicines for Acne on back

Sulphur is the top natural Homeopathic medicine for treatment of Acne on the back that itches violently at night due to the heat of bed and also those cases of Acne of back that have worsened due to excessive application of external ointment. The natural Homeopathic treatment provided by Sulphur gives excellent results for patients of pimples on back who have a filthy skin and who dislike bathing. Another marked symptom that guides towards this medicine use in Acne of back is excessive heated sensation, especially in the soles of feet and top of the head. Natrum Muriaticum is another natural Homeopathic medicine that is of great help in treating patients of Acne on back. The patients who have pimples on back with greasy skin can be given this medicine. The patients of Acne on the back who cannot tolerate the heat of skin and possess an unusual craving for salty things also benefit by natural Homeopathic remedy Natrum Muriaticum.

Best natural Homeopathic medicines for Acne in young girls

Pulsatilla Pratensis is the top Homeopathic medicine for treating Acne in girls at puberty when the hormonal changes begin to occur and the girls suffer from menstrual irregularities of various types. The other symptoms that guide towards this medicine use in Acne are a total absence of thirst for water and a desire for fresh open air. The patients of Acne who cannot digest fatty food can also benefit by this natural Homeopathic Acne treatment. Some girls also experience worsening of Acne around the time of menses due to hormonal changes and this type of Acne can also be tackled by the proper use of natural Homeopathic medicines. Sepia Officnalis, Graphites and Magnesium Muriaticum are natural Homeopathic remedies of great help when Acne gets worse before menses. Natural Homeopathic medicines Pulsatilla Pratensis, Dulcamara and Sanguinaria Canadensis are wonderful herbal remedies for acne that worsens during menses.

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Acne - How Ayurveda Can Subdue It?

Dr.Ankit Pandey 91% (75ratings)
BAMS,, MD
Ayurvedic Doctor, Jabalpur
Acne - How Ayurveda Can Subdue It?

Yauvan pidika or acne vulgaris is an inflammatory skin disorder which is prevalent in both males and females. When the sebaceous glands present on skin produce excessive sebum, the hair follicles present on skin get clogged leading to the formation of acne. According to ayurveda, kapha, pitta & rakta and meda or fat dhathu are responsible for producing acne.

Ayurvedic treatment aims to eliminate the problem from its root. Herbs like Lodhra (Symplocos racemosa), Manjishtha (Rubia cordifolia) and Kushta (Saussurea lappa) are known for their properties to reduce acne. Turmeric (Curcuma longa) and Chandana (Santalum album) are also effective in treating acne. The application of Jaiphal (Myristica fragrans) and Khas-Khas (Vetiveria zizanioides) is believed to provide satisfactory results. Neem (Azadirachta indica), Guduchi (Tinospora cordifolia) are known for their blood purifying properties, which can lessen the occurrence of acne and pimple in the long run.

The following are some of the ayurvedic remedies for treating acne:

1. To reduce the growth of pimple, rub water on jamun (Syzygium cumini) seed and apply it on the pimple.

2. The peel of orange has medicinal properties that can be used effectively in the treatment of pimple. Make a paste of orange peel powder and rose water; apply it on your face on a regular basis. It is an effective remedy that cures acne and improves the skin tone.

3. To achieve an immediate result, apply a paste of lodhra (symplocos crateigodies), vach (acorus calamus) and dhania (coriander). Improvement will be noticed within 7 days.

4. A paste of red chandan (red sandalwood) and jaiphal (nutmeg) are also effective in reducing the appearance of acne and pimples.

5. Apply a paste of masoor dal (red lentils) with milk, ghee and camphor on your face. It reduces the appearance of acne and clears the scars which are left behind.

6. Prepare a paste of lemon, kalaunji (seeds of fennel flower) and milk. Apply it on your face on a regular basis before going to bed. Wash your face with lukewarm water in the morning. This remedy ensures speedy disappearance of acne.

7. Make a mixture of nimbu (lemon), extracts of tulsi (basil) and black kasundi (coffee pods), dry it in sun and apply the mixture on face. It is a powerful remedy that is known to cure the problem of acne.

Besides these home remedies, a balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle will also enable you to reduce the risk of recurrent acne.

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Medicated Facials - Know Utility Of It!

MBBS, MD- Dermatology
Cosmetic Physician, Mumbai
Medicated Facials - Know Utility Of It!

Facial skin is thinner than the skin on other parts of the body. It is also prone to damage from harsh conditions. This is why dermatologists recommend separate skin creams for faces.

Different people have different sensitivities to creams and facials. Ingredients play the lead role in determining the sensitivity of facial skin. Before using a new facial, one needs to consult a dermatologist. The dermatologist can also conduct an allergy and sensitivity test. Such tests are carried out to determine the components or ingredients that a person is allergic to.

Moreover, if a person is suffering from acne and pimples, he/she needs regular dermatological care. This includes Medicated Facials.

Medicated Facials and Face Masks
Medicated Facials and facial masks are popular products, especially for those who have sensitive skin. Medicated Facials help in peeling off layers of dead cells without triggering any response from the skin. Most of these masks have the ability to deeply cleanse the dead cells and remove acne.

There are some face masks which are medicated to treat one or the other problem. While some of these masks can fight wrinkles and blackheads, others can fight pimples. They can improve the skin tone too. Masks are available in different types and with different ingredients. One can get a lemon, honey, cucumber, papaya, oatmeal, milk, wine face mask, and so on. A more diverse and medicated variety like clay masks, cucumber masks, apricot kernel masks, lavender or chamomile masks and many more are available in spas.

Anti-Ageing Facials
Ageing is a universal truth, and so are the symptoms. However, if a person thinks that the wrinkles in the face are incongruous with age, he/she can take to Medicated Facials. These are anti-ageing facials that fight skin wrinkles and other signs of ageing.

Since ageing degenerates the topmost layer of skin, harsh chemicals and UV radiation can hasten this process. Cosmetic physicians may use Medicated Facials as part of anti-ageing therapy. There are Medicated Facials that are made from natural ingredients like extracts of various plants, essences of various flowers, clay and much more in order to heal an agitated skin.

One can use medicated toners, serum etc. in facials to fight with one or the other skin problems. While the fragrance of some of these products is a great attraction for customers, they need to be dermatologically tested for their efficacy and benefits. These facials are designed to nourish the skin and replenish the loss of moisture and natural oils from it so that it can mollify the skin.

Conclusion
A person needs to face cleansing to remove a dead skin layer, nourish it with natural ingredients and also replenish it with natural oils. Medicated facials are designed with a view to accomplishing all this. However, some of the facials promise much more than what they deliver. So, it is important to get guidance from dermatologists, as they will be able to point in the direction of the ones that are actually effective.

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Can Homeopathy Cure Pimple Problems?

Dr.Narendra Kamble 89% (14ratings)
Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery
Homeopathy Doctor, Nagpur
Can Homeopathy Cure Pimple Problems?

Acne and pimples mostly occur due to hormonal changes occurring in the body. They are most prominent among teenagers undergoing hormonal transition. The growth hormones become ultra active and the oil glands present in the skin produce more. The glands present under hair follicles are infected and get inflamed, resulting in pimples. Pimples are a nightmare for teenagers, who are conscious about their look and appearance. Eruptions of pimples of different sizes, blisters and rashes of black or red colours are bound to worry look-conscious individuals. Acne and pimples do not usually have easy solutions or quick remedies.

When it comes to treatment of acnes and pimples, Homeopathic medicines are considered the most effective and paramount. Homeopathic cure does not intend to quick-fix  acne and pimples. The objective being the correction of inner causes, it allows the pimples to heal slowly on their own instead of taking any medicine of high dose. The process might take some time, but it surely is the most effective. The problem gets solved from its roots. Scars from previous eruptions are also permanently  healed using homeopathic medicines. Homeopathy is, therefore, the best way to cure acnes and pimples. 

POPULAR HOMEOPATHIC REMEDIES FOR ACNE AND PIMPLES.

Here is a list of the most common solutions for acne and pimples and what they indicate:

1. Sulphur
- It is a very common cure, especially for chronic cases of acne
- The eruptions cause great pain.
- They are present in the form of abscesses.
- Patient is vulnerable to cold and pain. Increased rate of perspiration.
- Patient tends to get agitated and irritates very easily


2. Silicea
- In cases where there is pus formation
- The best homeopathic medicine for acne
- Increased rate of perspiration. The patient cannot bear cold at all.
- Skin turns pale and tender.

3. Pulsatilla  
- For cases where the intake of rich junk  food and indigestion are the causes of acne. 
- Also in cases of girls suffering from menstrual problems
- Symptoms include decreased thirst.
- Patient is usually very sensitive to heat

4. Nux Vomica
- For cases where acne formation is because of gastric disruptions.
- Skin seems to appear red and blotchy
- Caused because of having too much spicy food
- Signs of constipation and over sensitiveness to cold

5. Antimoniumcrudum
- Formation of tiny red pimples all over the face
- Very irritable in nature
- Arthritic pain in fingers and loss of appetite
- White, thick coating on tongue

6. Bovista
- Formed due to cosmetic use, especially during summer
- Skin tends to itch
- Cheeks swell up and become pale
- Makes patient restless.

Homeopathy is certainly the best way to deal with and to get rid of unwanted, ugly acne, which ruin your face. There are more homeopathic cures for other types of acne and pimples for which you can consult any homeopathy physician.

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Dandruff & Skin - Can Former Affect Latter?

Dr.Amarendra Pandey 88% (29ratings)
MBBS, Diploma in Venerology & Dermatology (DVD), MD
Dermatologist, Jabalpur
Dandruff & Skin - Can Former Affect Latter?

Dandruff also known as Seborrhea, is the white flakes that you may notice on your scalp or skin. It is generally caused due to dryness. Dandruff can only be controlled and not absolutely cured. It can give rise to other skin problems as well. The following are the ways in which your skin may be adversely affected due to dandruff:

  1. Pimples may pop out: Due to dandruff pimples may pop out on your skin. If the white flakes fall on your T- zone region, the facial area which is more prone to pimple then pimples many come out in that region.
  2. Problem of pigmentationThe pimples leave behind dark spots all over your skin leading to the embarrassing problem of pigmentation. Dandruff makes the condition even worse.
  3. Chest rashes may appear: If your dandruff becomes uncontrollable then it keeps falling all over your body. This may lead to the break out of chest rashes.
  4. Acne: Acne is another distressing problem that may be the result of dandruff. This also promotes the break out of pimples and red rashes on your skin.
  5. Facial rashes: Facial rashes may also appear in many cases. Rashes can be seen near the eyebrow or forehead region. In the case of men, beard rashes are also common.
  6. Itchy scalp: Dandruff gives you an itchy scalp. This further makes the condition of dandruff worse and the skin of your scalp becomes scaly resulting in further problems.
  7. Eczema and psoriases are unfavourably affected: Skin problems like eczema and psoriases become far worse due to dandruff.
  8. Inflammation and redness: Dandruff may cause your facial skin to suffer from the problems of inflammation and redness.

It is highly recommended for you to use natural remedies and good hair care products to control your dandruff so that your skin is not much affected. But if it is uncontrollable, visiting a dermatologist is a must.

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Acne - How Effective Is Homeopathy In It?

Dr.Dhaval Patel 90% (1106ratings)
BHMS
Homeopathy Doctor, Surat
Acne - How Effective Is Homeopathy In It?

Homeopathy is a branch of medicine that focuses on improving the body's healing mechanism to treat the cause of the disease. Acne is a skin condition that results in lesions (pimples) in the face or other areas of the body. Homeopathic treatments are based on the premise of removing the cause of the disease rather than just curing the symptoms.

Homeopathic remedies are prescribed after a thorough analysis of your medical history, emotional and physical constitution. All Homeopathic medicines are based on achieving potency of the substance which is done by diluting it with water and alcohol. In case of acne, this treatment controls oily secretion in the skin, removes acne-related scars and eliminates underlying conditions such as hormonal imbalance that causes acne.

Various Homeopathic remedies to treat acne are:

1. Sanguinaria
It is a very effective remedy for treating acne in women who have problems in their periods. It is also used in acne treatment in women who suffer from sexual problems.

2. Silica
This treatment enhances the immune system of the body so that acne formation in the body is reduced. This is a common treatment for people who have recurrent bouts of acne.

3. Calcariasulphuricum
This treatment is recommended for people who regularly have large pimples filled with pus. The person tends to be easily affected by heat.

4. Dulcamara
It is used in treating acne as well as scars left by acne. It is usually recommended for acne that occurs due to climate changes.

5. Natrum Muriaticum
This treatment is made from common salt and is used to treat acne that results from menstrual irregularities and other hormonal disturbances. It is also used for treating oily skin and other rashes which result from it.

6. Arctium lappa
It is a Homeopathic remedy for treating symptoms of acne and its scars. 

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