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Sebaceous Cyst

Hello! I wanted to know whether a sebaceous cyst compulsorily needs to be taken out using surgery and whether there has to be stitches, or whether it is better to use hot compress and drain it? I am struggling to find a female surgeon who can give me an appointment in Mira rd east. The one at Wockhardt keeps cancelling appointments.

Boil on thigh

Sir/Ma'am My father has a boil on his thigh for a long time, we also showed to the doctor and he gave few medicines and it was ok. But it again appeared and has become red. Kindly suggest what needs to be done.

On face skin infection

Only on face since 1 year using mupirocin cream,not completely going. Treatment is going but not curing.

Dark&Dry skin after scrub

After using a walnut scrub and applying a moisturiser I felt my face skin somewhat dry and itchy (commonly during sweating). Now the skin of my face is turning darker. Now, I am only using a mild moisturusing soap. I wanted to what is the reason behind this dryness and darkness. Have I developed contact dermatitis due to any ingredients present in the scrub or moisturiser. Or it is post inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) triggered by microtrauma caused by the scrub particles. And will it get normal on its own???

Rash on wrist area

I am a female, 28yr old . For a long time i am having a rash on my right hands wrist which is very itchy and seems to increase/decrease in area in effect to the scratching. Although I've stopped scratching as of now, the rash still remains. The rash is between the elbow and the wrist (palm facing down). Kindly suggest me the apt medical procedure for it. Thank you.

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Learn About Hair Care

Regularly shampoo the scalp hair with any ordinary shampoo, as it removes dandruff & keeps the hair clean.  Shampoo will not cause cancer, or graying of the hair or hair fail.Avoid oil massage & excessive oiling the hair, especially in people with ...

Skin Lightening

MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL LOOK WHO IS FAIREST OF THEM ALL!Skin colour has a very important place in people’s physiological and social space. People with fairer skin tone have been considered a superior trait in most of the races, thus causing low confidence amongst person with darker skin ...

Interesting Facts About Acne

Acne is basically another word for clogged pore. While skin sheds its cells, not all of the dead skin cells flake away. Sometimes they get stuck on the skin when they mix with your skin’s oils.An estimated 80 percent of all people between the ages of 11 and 30 have acne outbreaks at ...

What I Need to Know About Acne Scars & Its treatment...

Acne scars (or pimple marks & scars) are like gifts of one's teenage days, and few are lucky not have them. In fact with changing lifestyle, adult onset acne has become far more common and people conscious of their looks often seek treatment for acne and marks/scars later in adulthood too. ...

Your Hair Is What You eat!

Hair and nutrition. The much talked about subject and something that almost every patient with hair loss asks me, "Doc, could my diet be responsible for my hair fall? Is there anything I must specifically take?" Well, well! I can attempt to throw you some facts about the same. 1. Does ...

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