Hair straightening with flat iron- guidelines of care(Dermatocare’s hair care tips)

How does the hot iron straighten my hair? Pressing your hair between the heated tongs of hot iron reshapes the hair by altering hydrogen bonds inside the hair shaft. The effect is temporary and sha...

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Treating Chilblains- Red, Itchy and Swollen Toes In Winters

TIP 1: Avoid rapid change in temperature Contrary to popular belief on keeping hands and feet warm, I would rather lay more stress on avoiding rapid change of temperature. This so because your...

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Hand and Foot care tips- clean, exfoliate and moisturise (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Step 1 is Cleaning: Cleaning of hands and feet should be done while taking a bath by massaging soap or liquid cleanser vigorously. Do not forget to clean in between toes and fingers. You might...

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How to get healthy skin- know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

  If your skin feels dry and tight, it is telling you to apply moisturiser. You might have experienced a feeling of dryness and stretch on your skin especially on face and hands, what do yo...

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Which skin care routine should I follow- know from dermatologist

Regardless of your skin type or concern, you should follow this five steps skin care routine as detailed below: 3 daily steps include CTM-cleansing, toning and moisturising.  2 w...

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Which is best moisturizer for my skin?-Dermatocare's beauty tips

Which is the best moisturiser for my skin? The general principle for deciding the formulation of moisturiser is ‘Thicker the consistency of moisturiser more is moisturising capacity, but also...

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Antiaging cream reviews- Do they really work?(Dermatocare's beauty tips)

This article provides anti-ageing cream reviews based on the knowledge and experience of Dermatologist- what to expect and what to dream! Checkout: Dermatocare Reviews on top Anti-aging cream Ca...

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Witch hazel based toner- the best buy(Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Checkout: Dermatocare Reviews on Top Toners What is toner? Wikipedia defines toner as a lotion or wash designed to cleanse skin and shrink the appearance of pores on face. Cotton dipped in the t...

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Which is best Sunscreen or suncream- spf 15 or spf 30? (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Should I use SPF 15 or SPF 30? Sun protection factor (SPF) is the ability of a sunscreen to delay visible sun damage caused by UVB.  Thus, SPF 30 means you can stay in sun 30 times longer with...

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Sun protection methods- know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

  Checkout: Dermatocare Reviews on Top Sunscreens What are ultraviolet rays (UVR)? Ultraviolet rays (UVR) are a part of rays emitted by sun and consist of UVA, UVB and UVC rays. Out of...

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Best skin care products for sensitive skin: know from dermatologist

Which are the best skin care products for sensitive skin? The skin care in sensitive skin rotates around keeping the skin away from products that might contain potential irritants or allergens.&nbs...

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What causes sensitive skin: know from dermatologist

Is my skin sensitive? Sensitivity breakouts might occur once in a while due to prolonged exposure to bright sun or harsh chemicals, but that cannot be labelled as sensitive skin. People with sensit...

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Sensitive skin- Handling the breakouts at home

  How can I handle breakouts at home? Each time you get redness, burning or irritation, your skin is crying out loud “Do not irritate me, leave me alone.” Discontinue a...

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What causes adult acne- know from a dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

All you need is the right guidance, this book is like a dermatologist guide to treating acne, “Acnefied- the war against acne begins here!” This article is part of this...

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Which is best moisturiser for night- know form dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Depending on the key concern of your skin, you can choose skin whitening or anti-aging creams, or sometimes you might need anti-acne or anti-inflammatory medications. In this article, we help you take...

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Moisturizers- Understanding The Basics (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

  What are benefits of applying moisturiser? Moisturiser besides treating dryness, as following, has versatile benefits: Protects the barrier of skin that guards us against the entr...

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Which is best cleanser for my skin- know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

How does cleanser works? The purpose of face wash is cleaning dirt, pollutants, oils and dead skin cells from your skin. The face wash contains a surfactant that aids in cleaning by solubilizing oi...

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How to make natural face masks-know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Face masks or face packs, as the name suggests packs your skin with lots of useful ingredients. In contrast, to moisturisers, prolonged contact time and the larger amount of ingredients in face mask p...

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How to scrub your dead skin- know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

  Doctor, our skin renews itself every month then why do we need to scrub?  You are bestowed with the best of skin in your childhood. However, oil secretion increases during adolescenc...

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What causes hyperpigmentation- know from dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

  What is Melasma? Dark patches or areas of hyperpigmentation on the face are dermatologically termed as Melasma. This pigmentation can be superficial in the epidermis or deep in the d...

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