Acne Treatment in Delhi- Teenagers Delight
Acne are one of the most dreaded enemy of every teenager.
A pimple or acne popping out a day before your date or an interview can shatter your confidence and ruin your day.
There are many myths that have been prevalent in our society from time immemorial and people have been following them as so called home remedies for acne treatment.
Its not that every herbal thing or any kitchen item cant do harm to your skin.
As a dermatologist we see a lot of patients coming with allergic reaction to various kitchen items like lemon, turmeric, ginger , garlic, sour milk, curd, methi etc.. you name it and people are applying and trying it on their face to get rid of their pimples.
Another class of patients are the one who will start drinking water like a fish because someone told them that drinking water in plenty is good for your health and will help you in clearing your skin from acne.
The so called ‘Hot Foodstuff” like chicken, mutton, eggs and coffee leading to acne is another myth that has been there since ages and is Grand parents favourite tip to their grand children to cure acne.
Acne or pimple treatment comprises of making oily skin a bit dry. Pimples or acne treatment consists of topical ointments and oral medications.
Topical treatment includes gels containing clindamycin, benzoyl peroxide, tretinoin etc.
Face wash containing salicylic acids, tea tree oil are also an integral part of the treatment.
Oral antibiotics like azithromycin, doxycycline in acne and minocycline etc are used in those where topical treatment alone fails.
A wonder drug for acne is isotretinoin which is meant to control excessive oil or sebum secretion and thereby stopping acne in most of the cases for the rest of the life.
Isotretinoin comes with a lot of warnings and one needs to consult a experienced dermatologist to start the drug.
Skin Specialist in delhi are using isotretinoin in various doses . One should consult a good dermatologist in delhi as monitoring isotretinoin is a must and repeated lipid profiles must be undertaken to continue drug for a long term.
Acne are curable and the only thing a patient of acne needs to do is to consult one of the best dermatologist in delhi for a proper treatment.