Contradicting agents

The skin when loses its natural colour due to various disorders like vitiligo, becomes extremely sensitive to the sun exposure. But on the other hand, sun exposure induces the pigment forming cells underlying the skin and kindles the genetic memory of those cells to produce melanin pigment.

Beat the heat!

Beat the Dryness of Summer Days Summer heat causes dehydration. It is not just the body that loses all its water through sweat, but also the skin cells that lose water, shrink, stretch, crack, start itching, and become flaky and dry. Take care of your skin Your skin needs natural oils- Natural oils seal in […]

Acne Fighting Lifestyle Changes

Acne Fighting Lifestyle Changes What can I do about my acne? No one likes pimples. We go to great lengths to avoid them, not necessarily because they’re painful, but because they’re ugly. We try to control them by scrubbing our faces with cleansers, applying warm and cool compresses, toothpaste, and an assortment of acne products. […]

Water types and your hair

Verdura shampoo blog: Ever wonder why your hair seems to respond well to certain types of water? How at times the hair becomes inexplicably slimy and other days, it’s so frizzy and dry? Even your shampoo experience differed from place to place. If your hair does not seem to be adjusting to the shampoo bars, […]

Right shampoo for scalp psoriasis

Most of the psoriatic patients do have it on their scalp as well. All though it looks same as that of dandruff or seborrheic dermatitis, psoriatic scales are distinct, silvery and powdery in nature. What to do and what not? Use shampoo that is mild, will soften and loosen the scalp scales Use of hair […]

Different qualities of Water and your hair

Ever wonder why your hair seems to respond well to certain types of water. How at times the hair becomes inexplicably slimy and other days, it’s so frizzy and dry? Even your shampooing experience differs from place to place. When it comes to hair care, not everyone is aware that the type of water they […]

5 Simple ways to get rid of dandruff

Dandruff is a common chronic scalp condition marked by shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp, often accompanied by itching. For people with dandruff, the new cells on the scalp are produced at a faster rate than they die, resulting in more skin being shed, making dandruff noticeable. Excessive flaking may be caused by […]

Melanin and Vitiligo

Melanin- the natural protector of skin Skin pigment or Melanin does not just provide the skin colour but also it protects the skin from harmful UV rays. If melanin pigment is lost due to any infection, injury or due to auto immune diseases like vitiligo, the skin becomes extremely sensitive. The skin cells being devoid […]

scalp psoriasis

Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disorder that makes raised, reddish, often scaly patches. It can pop up as a single patch or several, and can even affect the entire scalp. It can also spread to the forehead, the back of neck or behind ears. It causes severe itching and discomfort. WHAT HAPPENS IN SCALP […]

Psoriasis

Severe Psoriasis – Managing a flare-up Psoriasis is one of the most baffling and persistent of skin disorders. It’s characterized by skin cells that multiply up to 10 times faster than normal. As underlying cells reach the skin’s surface and die, their sheer volume causes raised, red plaques covered with white scales. Most common symptoms […]