Skin Diseases

Skin diseases can happen to anyone, anytime. This, however, does not mean that you have to live with them for the rest of your lives as at Lumiere Derma, we bring you the best services in the country to tackle any skin disease, making sure that you look your best beautiful everyday.

The most common skin diseases include the following:

  • Eczema
  • Vitiligo
  • Psoriasis

The causes of these conditions generally include the following:

  • Genetics
  • Certain medications
  • Allergens and irritants
  • Microbes
  • High humidity

At Lumiere Derma, we provide you with the best treatments for these conditions, including the following: 

Following a proper skincare regimen: dry, dehydrated skin as well as rashes and itching can worsen the condition of Eczema. It is, therefore, important to follow a skincare regimen that takes care of your skin and keeps it hydrated.  The use of a moisturiser is recommended post a shower, no matter how the weather is – use a light moisturiser in case it is too humid, but never skip on moisturising your skin.

It is also recommended that you use mild, non-dehydrating soaps and body washes, preferably ones that are non perfumed and alcohol free.

  • At Lumiere Derma, treatment of Vitiligo ranges from medication to phototherapy. Pro-RX Resurfacing is another technique that your expert may decide on in order treat your condition. At Lumiere Derma, we take every precaution to ensure the treatment of Vitiligo so that you obtain the perfect skin that deserve!
  • Medication: oral medication or topical medication may be prescribed to you depending upon the type and extent of Psoriasis that you are suffering from. Your expert at Lumiere Derma will decide on the type, dosage and frequency of medication to be prescribed by keeping in mind various factors specific to your condition.
  • Lifestyle changes to be undertaken: Certain common medication, excessive smoking and ingestion of alcohol may cause or trigger the skin diseases in certain people. You are advised to abstain from these in case you are suffering from the above three skin diseases, especially  Psoriasis. Excessive weight and obesity may also be the reason behind the occurrence of Psoriasis in some people.

Following a proper skincare regimen is advised to people who are either suffering from the condition or fall in the high risk category for skin diseases. The liberal use of moisturizers as well as the use of non drying, mild soaps is recommended to patients, in order to tackle excessive drying of the skin.

Therapies and treatments undertaken: phototherapy making use of either UVA or UVB light may be advised to you by our experts at Lumiere Derma.