Month: February 2016

Tips & Tricks For Using Botulinum Toxin Series 1: Upper Face

To learn the anatomy of the facial muscles and how they are affected by botulinum toxin. 1.      The website artnatomia.net is a very useful resource. 2. Receive training from someone who is willing to give you hands-on experience, and adopt as a starting point whatever toxin and dilution they use. 3. Read and study the …

Dietary Management in Psoriasis

Diet is a complex combination of foods from various groups and nutrients, and some nutrients are highly correlated. It is challenging to separate the effect of a single nutrient or food group from that of others in free-living populations. Many studies have evaluated the role of individual nutrients on the development of psoriasis. Some of …

How Cosmetic Patients are Not Really Patients??

Introduction When I was studying Masters in Dermatology in one of the best institutes in India, KMC Manipal, I used to often wonder whether I would spend my whole life consulting patients with itches, ulcers, scabies, leprosy and fungal infections. However when I started my own practice as a dermatologist, focused on treating cosmetic problems, …