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Acne FAQS

Q. What causes acne?

A. The most common causes include :

  • Hormonal changes
  • Puberty
  • Dust and dirt
  • Stressful or unhealthy lifestyle
  • Side - effects of certain medicines
  • Excess oil
  • Clogged hair follicles

Q. What are the symptoms of acne?

A. The most common symptoms include :

  • Redness
  • Irritated skin
  • Whiteheads and blackheads
  • Acne scars
  • Pus - filled bumps
  • Painful lumps on the skin
  • Hyperpigmentation

Q. Can I use makeup if I have acne?

A. Yes, you can use makeup (light makeup) though it is advisable to avoid putting anything on the affected areas. Do not forget to remove your makeup before sleeping.

Q. What precautions can I take to control or prevent acne?

A. Some of the precautions :

  • Follow skin care regime advised by our experts
  • Don’t pop your acne as it will leave scar
  • Don’t over - exfoliate your skin
  • Follow the acne prevention treatment plan as advised

Q. How many sittings are required for the procedures to work effectively?

A. There is no fixed number of sittings as the treatment is customized depending on the type and location of your acne, and according to that assessment, treatments are advised by our experts. Procedures are hassle - free and less time consuming which make them easy, comfortable and go - to options for acne treatments.

Hairfall/ Hairloss FAQS

Q. How to know if someone is losing hair suddenly in an unhealthy manner, and it requires physical intervention?

A. You can look out for certain signs :

  • Constant hair fall
  • Partial/total hair loss
  • Little to no hair regrowth ability
  • Thinning of hair
  • Weakening of roots (hair follicles)
  • Decreased hair volume

Q. What nutrients are good for the hair?

A. Nutrients like iron, Vitamin D, B12, A, C & E, microminerals and protein are extremely crucial for enhancing scalp health and hair strength.

Q. How to prepare for procedures?

A. There are different approaches available for these procedures. Our expert group of doctors would give you proper instructions and recommendations before the treatment.

Q. Are these procedures safe?

A. Completely safe. Some discomfort may be there for a day or two but subsides later.

Q. What is the recovery time?

A. Most people can continue their daily activities following the procedure.

Q. How soon can I see the results?

A. The results take time and vary from person to person and also from procedure to procedure. A change might be seen after 3 months of the procedure and usually take upto six to nine months.

Hair Transplant FAQS

Q. How to prepare for a hair transplant?

A. Our doctors would give you proper instructions and recommendations before the treatment.

Q. Is it safe?

A. Completely safe. There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery. Post-surgery medications are prescribed for faster recovery.

Q. What is the recovery time?

A. Most people can continue their daily activities following this procedure.

Q. How soon can I see the results?

A. The results take time and vary from person to person and also from procedure to procedure. A change might be seen after 3 months of the procedure and usually take upto six to nine months.

Q. Will the new hair look real or fake?

A. The new hair will look real because it will be real hair.

Gynaecomastia FAQS

Q. Why does gynaecomastia occur?

A. It is mostly related to pubertal hormonal changes but other factors are also there like

  • Obesity
  • Alcohol or drug intake
  • Diet
  • Steroids consumption

Q. Can Gynaecomastia go away with exercise?

A. Not really. Even though exercise is a part of treatment after surgery but surgery is the only solution.

Q. Are there any risks in Gynaecomastia surgery?

A. There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery but subsides later on.

Q. Will it leave scars?

A. It may or may not leave scars, depending on the precision of the surgeon and the type of procedure planned. However, nowadays, laser treatment are advised for scar modulation, so even if there are scars, they can be taken care.

Q. How long will results last?

A. The results are usually long –term. However, weight gain, steroid or drug use and hormone fluctuations may lead to recurrence

Vaginal rejuvenation FAQS

Q. Is the treatment permanent?

A. Depends on the type of treatment you go for. Surgical treatments stay for longer duration whereas non surgical ones have to be done in repeated sessions.

Q. How soon can we have intercourse after the surgery?

A. Most patients should plan to abstain from sexual intercourse for a minimum of 3-4 weeks after vaginoplasty, though your surgeon may recommend that you wait even longer to ensure the healing process is complete.

Q. Is it painful?

A. There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery but subsides later on.

Q. Will it affect my reproductive ability?

A. No, it will not affect your reproductive ability. The surgery is to enhance vagina's functionality not to hinder it.

Hymenoplasty FAQS

Q. What can cause a hymen tear?

A. There can be quite a few causes :

  • Intercourse
  • Tampon placement
  • Strenuous exercises
  • Riding a bike, cycle, horse
  • Swimming
  • Accident
  • Dancing

Q. Is it painful?

A. It is not painful as the surgery involves general anaesthesia. There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery but subsides later on.

Q. Can I walk after hymenoplasty?

A. Hymenoplasty surgery is not a major procedure and you will be in a good physical state after your surgery. You will be able to walk, sit and lie down without pain or problems. It is a daycare procedure. You can also return to your job and regular lifestyle 1 or 2 days after your surgery.

Liposuction FAQS

Q. Is liposuction is a weight loss procedure?

A. Liposuction is not for obesity, and it’s a misconception that liposuction is a weight-loss treatment. Rather, it’s a fat reduction procedure.

Q. Is it painful?

A. It is not painful as usually local/general anaesthesia is used depending upon the area being treated. There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery but subsides later on.

Q. Will I gain the fat back after liposuction?

A. Fat removal via liposuction is permanently removed; however, we recommend you maintain a stable weight to keep new fat from coming back to problem areas. Be sure to exercise and eat a healthy diet to help achieve long-lasting results.

Q. Does Liposuction Treatment Leave A Scar?

A. Liposuction is a surgical procedure, a scar(s) is evident. Whenever possible, the incisions are hidden in a natural skin crease or fold to be unnoticeable and usually fades with time. Laser treatments are also now available for scar modulation.

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