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Mongolian Spots – What Causes It And How To Remove It?

A Mongolian spot (or Mongolian Mark) is a type of pigmentation that often appears at birth or a few weeks after birth. These birthmarks are usually flat and blueish-grey. These spots are mostly harmless. What Are Mongolian Spots? Mongolian spots are flat and irregularly shaped and are usually present at...

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What Is Becker’s Nevus And How To Treat It?

Becker’s nevus condition can be very embarrassing and is capable of blowing your self-confidence away. This Becker's nevus syndrome is often associated with other abnormalities, and thus it is very important to clinically treat this condition by consulting a qualified cosmetic Dermatologist and Trichologist. What Is Becker's Nevus? Becker's Nevus,...

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How To Remove Old Stitch Marks From Face & Forehead?

Stitches or sutures become necessary to facilitate healing especially if the skin cannot heal on its own. However, they may disrupt the natural healing process of our skin and leave scars behind. Many people want to remove stitch marks due to aesthetic reasons. Fortunately, there are several advanced treatment procedures,...

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How To Remove Deep Chicken Pox Scars?

One of the side effects of an outbreak are scars that are remnants of chickenpox infection. These scars are indented on the skin and are atrophic. While most scars fade over time, a few persist, requiring professional treatment to help remove them altogether. What Causes Chickenpox Scars In Adults? Chickenpox...

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Itchy Scalp And Hair Loss: Causes, Treatments and Prevention

Scalp pruritus is a medical term for itchy scalp that occurs due to scalp irritation. The common presenting symptoms include dry and itchy skin, bald patches, scales, flakes, redness, pus-filled sores, and mild swelling. Having an itchy scalp leads to hair loss often because of the underlying condition. Itchy Scalp...

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How to Treat Temple Hair Loss?

Your hairline is a frame for your face. When the hair loss starts to occur, particularly patterned hair loss the frontal hairline begins to recede and widens the forehead. Most people find it alarming when their hair starts thinning at the temples because they realise they are suffering from acute...

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How Does Minoxidil Work For Hair Regrowth?

Hair loss and hair thinning affect both men and women, irrespective of their age. Nowadays, there are some drugs available in the market which can effectively treat their underlying causes. Minoxidil is one of the most effective medications that help in restoring the growth of your hair. Find out what...

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Papules – Causes, Treatments and Prevention Tips

Our skin is often an indicator to the state of our health or as a first line of defense against the external elements. Acne usually is the commonest skin condition manifesting as papules. A papule is an inflamed lesion that appears in mild to severe grades of acne. It appears...