Skin Health

Urticaria (Hives) Explained

Urticaria (Hives) Explained

Urticaria refers to hives or swelling (angioedema) or the presence of both the conditions. Urticaria gets its name from the stinging nettle, scientifically known as “Urtica dioca” as the itchy and raised rashes resemble... Read More

Skin benefits of coconut oil

Skin benefits of coconut oil

We easily get influenced and carried away by attractive packaging and forget about simple and natural products lying around in our house. Yes! We are talking about one such oil which is very easily available and is very very affordable. It is COCONUT... Read More

Keratosis pilaris: Chicken Skin

Keratosis pilaris: Chicken Skin

Keratosis pilaris is a skin condition marked by the presence of bumpy and rough skin. The skin appears as if it has permanent goose bumps, giving the name “chicken... Read More

Understanding Scabies

Understanding Scabies

Scabies refers to the infestation of the skin by tiny mites. The burrowing of these mites causes the intense itching associated with this... Read More

All about Swimmer’s itch

All about Swimmer’s itch

A skin rash resulting from an allergic reaction to parasites of birds and mammals is known as swimmer’s itch. In medical terminology, swimmer’s itch is known as cercarial dermatitis.... Read More