May 23, 2022

Solar lentigo 

Solar lentigo, also known as old age spot or senile freckle,  is a harmless patch of darkened skin that results from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. It […]
April 18, 2022

Photodynamic Therapy 

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a special treatment method used for facial rejuvenation and acne treatment (mild to moderate stages). It is also widely used for superficial types of […]
April 3, 2022

Childhood melanoma

Melanoma refers to a very serious type of skin cancer caused by the uncontrolled growth of melanocytes (also known as pigmented cells). Childhood melanoma refers to melanoma diagnosed […]
March 6, 2022

ABCDEFG of melanoma

The ‘ABCDE” of melanoma is an acronym that has been developed to help clinicians and the public identify features in a skin lesion that may suggest […]
February 21, 2022

Treatment Options for Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)

Hyperhidrosis is a medical term which is used to describe the condition of excessive and uncontrollable sweating. This condition can affect anyone at any age. Hyperhidrosis can […]
February 13, 2022

Clinical applications of botulinum toxin as a versatile agent

In present-day medicine, botulinum toxin injections (known under brands  Botox (Allergan), Dysport (Galderma), and Xeomin (Merz), are widely used for various cosmetic procedures. Many people have developed […]
January 30, 2022

Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)

Hyperhidrosis is a medical term used for describing the condition of excessive and uncontrollable sweating.  Sweat is a weak salt solution that is naturally produced by […]
December 12, 2021

Types of diagnostic skin Biopsy

Excisional biopsy is the term used for describing the removal of skin lesion(s) by completely cutting them out of the affected site. The procedure is usually […]
November 21, 2021

Halo nevus

A halo nevus, also called a halo mole, refers to a normal mole but with a white ring, or halo around it. Halo nevi are not […]