Good skin care routine ensures glowing skin: Dr. Madhuri

Leading dermatologist and cosmetologist, Dr. Madhuri Agarwal is the Medical Head for West Region, Kaya Skin Clinic.

Dr. Madhuri holds doctoral degrees in Skin & V.D. and in Alternative Medicine.

She also holds an advanced diploma in Dermatology and Venereology from the College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai. She is actively involved in training dermatologists and cosmetologists in Botox, Fillers and Facial aesthetics.

She is associated with the Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists, Cosmetology Society of India and European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.

Dr. Madhuri took time off her busy schedule to answer Sify readers’ questions on skincare. Read the complete chat transcript here

how to reduce hair fall??
A balanced lifestyle of diet,exercise and right Hair care products.

what treatment for dark circle and oily skin
dark circles needs to be treated holistically.You need to correct lifestyle factors like lack of sleep,incorrect diet,drink loads of water and use a good under eye cream.Oily skin will require the care with products which help in oil control

My Daughter 12 yrs old has dandruff which is uncontrollable and this has lead to baldness in some places.. For your kind info she oils her hair daily and uses shampoo 2 times weekly.Kindly suggest a remedy.
This is a common problem in childre.it is called Alopecia areata.She will require a dermatologist consltation as we prescribe medications for this condition

Hi Madhuri…Can you suggest any treatment for Acne problem?.
Acne is a problem which needs to be treated by a holistic approach.We at Kaya have a range of ANti acne products and treatments which are ideal for all types of acne. Start with a mild salicylic or benzyl peroxide base cleanser ,toner and a suncreen for oily skin.

hi doc, it’s ranjan ,last January i was out of india and had harpic on my back,till date i feel pain for it,so can you please suggest what to do for it.
I believe you mean Herpes.Herpes is a viral infection of the nerve and if not treated timely leads to post herpetic neuralgia.Ypu
will require medications for it.So please consulta dermatologist for it.

MERE SAR ME BAHUT DENDREFF RAHTI H TO MAIN ISKE LIYE KYA KARU
Dandruff is a common problem irrespective of season.Wash your hair thrice a week with a good nourishing shampoo.Kaya antidandruff lotion is a leave on overnight product which gives long term freedom from dandruff.

simple tips to remove pigmentation on the neck
Pigmentation on the neck can be due to variety of factors such as Post pregnancy,weiight gain,sunexposure,etc. Ensure these factors are taken care of such as lose weight,use a good sunscreen like the Kaya Daily use sunscreen and also a mild depigmenting agent .

how to control hair fall?
Hairfall is a common problem nowadays. A balanced lifestlye of diet, exercise and hair care routine is essential. Consult an expert dermatologist to rule out any internal health issues. Also therapies are available like the KayaIntensive Hair Root therapy which is a dermatologist done procedure extremely effective for hairfall.

Hello Doctor, I am diagonised with PCOS,have lots of pimples on my face and back,dandruff and have a very sensitive skin. Let me know some home remedies for acne . Thanks, Saira
you will need to consult a dermatologist as it requires a complete solution.

my skin is not soft,it is dry even though iuse daily ponds creamand gulab water ,iam diabetic,is it for that reason?
yes diabetes can lead to dry, rough skin. use moisturiser rich in essential oils, shea and mango butters 3-4 times a day

is there any surgery to remove Heavy pigmentation formed over some 5more years in the age of 30-35yrs?

No unfortunately no surgeries help in pigmentation.It is lifestyle care with skin treatments like Lasers and peels which help in controlling this problem

has any herbal medicine for the hair grown above lips for female? nowadays all doctors say it is related to Harmone disturbunces.
No herbal medicines work for hair reduction.Thick hjair on the lips can be treated with UsFDA approved lasers for reducing the density

Hello madam good afternoon, mam i m suffering with urticharia from last two months..can you tell me precautions for this. kindly suggest me some allopathic or ayurvedic / natural treatments with good theraphy?
Urticaria is a controllable problem and you need to consult a dermatologist. Please identify factors causing it like food, perfumes,dust,etc .You ill require oral antiallergics with moisturisers.

I noticed that my skin gets darker with the usage of some cold cream and lotions. I tried almost every brand in the market. Even usage of sun screen isn’t effective. My skin is dry, so cant avoid using lotions. Please advise.
You need to check your skin with a dermatologist to understand the right kind of product for it. Use almond or coconut oil in the meantime.

Hello Doctor, My age is 26 years but looks like 36 due to wrikles on face. I use to work 15 to 18 hours a day. Kindly suggest something to overcome this problem.

The work stress had led to early aging most probably. So try to lead a healhty lifestlye alongwith usage of products like Cleanser, toner, moisturiser and sunscreen. Kaya Skin rejuventaing Serum is a fabulous prodiuct to be used at night. Also treatments like lasers and botox -fillers will help.

What is the way to avoid stretch marks? Are there any ointments that can reduce stretch marks?
Stretch marks can be prevented by using creams lke the Vichy Antistretch mark cream 3-4 times a day

I have alot of dandruff issues because of which i have alot of hair fall. I have tried various shampoos but to no avail.
Is there any shampoo that works without the side affects of hair fall?
Antidandruff shampoos have to be complemented with a conditioner to prevent hairfall.Kaya Anti dandruff lotion apllied overnight and washed next day with Kaya Nourishing shampoo is the right choice.

FOR SCRATCHING DOCTOR GAVE DILUTOP M + HALOVATE OINTMENT ON LEGS AND ELBOW BUT STILL PROBLEM PERSIST WHAT TO DO?
I would recommend visit your dermatologist again to address the issue .also add a good moisturiser packed with Vit E,Almond Oil,Jojoba,Shea butter apllied frequently 3-4 times a day helps.

age 45. have chronic acne problem on phase, shoulder, back and lower part. Normally acne on phase is bigger in size with lot of pus takes 15 days or more to heal. Acne leaves dark black scars taking months to go. Help with treatment for acne and scar.
You have an adult acne problem which is resistant to treatment.In such cases, hormonal imbalances can be the underlying cause and influence treatment results. Ideally you require to consult a dermatologist to address this concern as you will require Oral medications alongwith topical applications. Kaya has expert dermatologists and a range of treatment exclusive for Acne and scars concern . You are welcome to visit our clinic near your location for it.

I am allergic to Pain Killers. and from last week onwards I feel itching in my whole body. Why?….. any remedy?
In the event you have taken a pain killer  it may have led to an allergic reaction. You need to meet your dermatologist to understand the cause of itching . We treat this concern with oral anti allergics after identifying the cause.

u m 23 yrs old girl ,my face is lightly dark and loss of ligh on face as compare to my body as i tried as many cream plz suggest
You maybe facing tanning problem . In such a case use a good sunscreen ideal for your skin type. You can also opt for skin lightening treatments .Ksya provides a range of services such as Aqua Fairness and Skin lightening peels for this concern alongwith the range of Kaya Fairness products.

I have got soryasis on my elbow. I had consulted this with a Doc and took medicine. When I stopped taking medicine it appeared again. I used to apply Alom Vera before bath and after bath vasline. Is there any medicine to cure this desease?
Psoriasis is an autoimmune skin disease which is not curable. You need regular treatment  and frequent moisturizing throughout the day to control the concern.

plz suggest a way to fairness.
Something good tips for face glowing

A good balanced diet, exercise and skin care routine ensures a glowing skin.  Also due to our constant changing environment and increasing pollution level it is recommended to take regular skin care treatments. Our Kaya Signature Facial therapy and a host of other services help in achieving a glowing skin.

10-12 days before some rashes started appearing on my right hand. Old rashes disappeared and new rashes are appearing in the morning. Area of this infected part is increasing slowly. what is home remedy?
You seem to have developed a possible acute allergic reaction and need to visit a certified dermatologist to treat it.

I am 27 years old married woman based in Chennai. I have moved to Chennai 1 yr back. I have lots of hair fall when ever i am doing shampoo. I don’t have dandruff. Please suggest…
Hair fall us a common concern . It can be due to change in climate or the type of water you use for hair wash . In this case, stir the water for sometime and use the top layer of it to wash hair . Also please check your diet and stress factors.

I am 39 years old and I have started getting lot of acne on my face which earlier was never there. These leaves a mark on face too. Is there any remedy to remove marks or stop acne.
This is a common type of acne seen nowadays.However as it is a sudden breakout I suggest meet up a certified dermatologist to understand the cause.Kaya provides customized Acne solutions for both acne and scars under the supervision of a certified dermatologist

Hello Mam, I am Nirmala; my age is 26. my problem is; very frquently am getting pimples on my face and they are making dark spots. Please suggest me some solution for reducing the pimples and the darkspots on my face.
You seem to have developed an acne problem .Kaya provides customized Acne solutions for both acne and scars under the supervision of a certified dermatologist .

Hi, My elder son who is 11 yrs has this mosquito infection fm months baby. My peadiac said it will go by itself when harmonal change happens ie 12 yr. Now it has started leaivng scars & worries me.This is esp below is knees and around ankle. pls adv. Tks
This is a coin scenario in children due to extremely dry skin . Ensure proper moisturizing with a good product like Sebamed baby cream or Atoderm PP cream to prevent and reduce the problem.Ensure complete clothing coverage of arms and legs specially in the evening .

Hi mam, Am Nirmala and my age is 26. Please suggest me some solution for reducing the pimples and dark spots on my. Thank you.
You seem to have developed an acne problem .Kaya provides customized Acne solutions for both acne and scars under the supervision of a certified dermatologist .

Mere face pr mouth k side circle m blackness aa gie . all my face is fair but around my mouth skin is blackish.please suggest what i do.?
You may have developed dryness or vitamin deficiency.Use non-perfumed,cream moisturisers and Vit Bsupplements.In case the problem persists,consult a dermatologist.

my son age 11years, he had white hairs, how to control this before becom all white & he has neck full black color compare to his body. thank you
White/graying of hair is seen nowadays in children due to environmental changes and stress factors. Use a mild shampoo with pH5.5, protein rich diet.

since many years i am suffring with acne valgories
Dear Madam my face is very dry and have small black spots, what to do ?
madam, my face is very dry with black spots, Is Kaya have any solution for me, if yes, where should I contact ?

Yes dark spots solutions are available at Kaya. We have customised solutions designed by our expert panel of dermatologists such as Kaya Deep Pigment reducer peels, Mesoglow and products such as AntOx Vit C serum. You can contact our Kaya toll free no 18002095292 for appointments.

Hello Doc. I ‘ve listen about you great! I am age of 26 male, and have wrinkles on side of eyes, while laughing these wrinkles looking like aged peopled ,please advice to remove..
Wrinkles on corners of eye are called Crow`s feet, Botox is the ideal treatment for removal of these wrinkles. Our kaya Certified dermatologists are trained for this procedure and deliver results that leave you with compliments of fresh, younger looking skin.

please suggest me to get away of acne_grade4
Acne grade 4 is a  severe kind of acne.Ideally dermatologist treat it with Oral Retinoids under their supervision.Kaya has a new service- Kaya Aqua Oily treatment which is one of kind treatment for moderate to severe acne.

skin dr. gave me dilutop m + halovate s ointment for scratching on let but still problem persist for last 2 years what to do?
It can be indicative of ongoing allergy/eczema.Please take a second opinion to understand the diagnosis and satisfactory treatment.

what cream to be used to make skin fairer?
Fairness creams must be used judiciously as fairness beyond inherent skin colour is not possible.Kaya has a fairness range of products which can be used after consultation with our in-house dermatologist.

Age 45 chronic acne problem n phase, shoulder, back and lower part. Acne on phase bigger in size with pus n takes 15 days to heal lvng black scars taking mnths to go. Diet with less oil & enough water didn’t help. Help with treatment for acne and scar.
You have an adult acne problem which is resistant to treatment.In such cases, hormonal imbalances can be the underlying cause and influence treatment results. Ideally you require to consult a dermatologist to address this concern as you will require Oral medications alongwith topical applications. Kaya has expert dermatologists and a range of treatment exclusive for Acne and scars concern . You are welcome to visit our clinic near your location for it.

Age – 26, my skin of the hands i.e. upper skin looking chapped and dark, please advice to make it shiny, smooth & fair.. and also give some advice to make fairer face thank you
Dark and chapped skin of the hands must be moisturised with intense moisturisers packed with avocado oil,glycerin,chamomile,shea and mango butter.Use a sunscreen specially when going out in daytime.Avoid frequent washing of hands.

hello maam.m facng a problm of hairfal.my hairfal is beyond normal.my vol hs reducd to almst 1/3rd of wht i hd.my hairline hs begun 2 recede.i hv tried al possible things. bt hv gt no results.i do hav regrowth bt wht hair i lose r d new 1s itself.plz help
Hairfall is a lifestyle and hormone related concern.Internal isorders like diabetes,thyroid imbalance can also lead to hairfall.Please check these factors.Intake of protein rich diet,supplements of biotin,zinc,essential minerals and shampoos such as Kaya Nourishing shampoo are advised.

I am 40 old lady, started for the past one year black mark on the nose like specs mark but i don’t use specs. Tried Garnier “No marks’ but no use .Plz advice me
The black mark could be start of pigmentary conditions like Melasma.It will require treatments with depigmenting agents and sunscreens under a dermatologist supervision.

I have lot of Dandruff. I had used a lot of anti dandruff shampoos but they remain ineffective What should I do?
Dandruff can be due to a variety of reasons.Kaya anti dandruff is a leave on lotion which works overnight to reduce dandruff.

Mam, I am 28 yaer old boy and i am suffering from dark circle what is the easiest and faster way to reduce or get rid of this pigmentation,,
Dark circles can be due to lack of sleep or incorrect lifestyle.There are no quick solutions for it.There are treatments like Aqua Eye radiance treatments which help in reducing dark circles after a series of sessions.

am a 24 yr old lady.. i hav black moles on my face.. moles are increasing every yr.. it looks very odd.. plzz suggest me ma’am
Many times skin warts and sun damage spots are mistaken for moles.these can be removed with minor procedures such as radiofrequency .

Hi, I am 35 years old and now finding slight dark pigmentation on my cheeks. What is causing this and what’s the cure? Thanks
Dark pigmentation could be start of pigmentary conditions like Melasma.It will require treatments with depigmenting agents and sunscreens under a dermatologist supervision.

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