The Dermocosmetology Centre at Dr L H Hirananandani Hospital is one of its kind where dermatology and cosmetology have been amalgamatedin a hospital set up, our dermocosmetology centre offers complete skin and aesthetic care and exclusive range of dermocosmetology services and therapies.
Skin & Hair Care - The skin is a living organ. It is our first line of defenceagainst microorganisms and the environment. Healthy skin is also areflection of a healthy body. The department has fully qualified dermatologists who evaluate your skin and recommend therapy. Our holistic approach to aesthetic skin care ensures that those who visit us get the very best.
Located on the first floor, the dermocosmetology centre at Dr L H Hirananandani Hospital has experienced consultants, along with aestheticians. A wide range of Dermocosmetology procedures are carriedout at the centre. Apart from routine dermatology consultations, the centrehas a state of the art set up with equipment like an ultramodern laser forcoarse & thin hair (for unwanted hair reduction), dermaklin microdermabrasion with crystal, diamond and aqua serum spray, radio frequency unit(electrocautery), cosmetology procedures such aspeels, mesotherapy, dermaroller, laser hair comb, non surgical face lift, botox, mesobotox and derma fillers are also available.
The department has a dedicated team that works in conjunction to get youthe best results.
We offer you permanent hair reduction like an ultramodern laserfor coarse & thin hair (for unwanted hair reduction). It is a safe and quick treatment that requires about 6 - 10 sittings depending upon your skin & hair type.
This is one of the safest and non-invasive US FDA approved services that stimulate collagen production, thereby reducing the appearance of fine lines, sagging skin and also rejuvenate skin making it look youthful. In this service, your body's own plasma that is rich in platelets is used to naturally rejuvenate the skin. The blood platelets release 'growth factors' which help stimulate collagen production, diminishing the effects of aging on your skin. This service is natural and with no downtime.
Microneedles are a derma rolling device that lighten the appearance of acne scars, fine lines, wrinkles and stretch marks by the process of collagen remodelling.
Electrocautery is an apparatus by which high voltage, high frequency electric current is converted into heat energy which is used to treat various skin conditions. For e.g. Skin tags (around neck, underarms, breast folds or face) warts, moles, sun spots,freckles and milia. It is done after applying topical anaesthesia cream or by injecting anaesthesia into skin, which makes it a much painless OPD procedure.
Mollescum are painless growths which look like small rice kernels, commonly seen on the face of children. This is a harmless viral infection which needs to be treated only because it spreads by contact. Milia are small, pearly painless mole like growths mainly around the eyes. The only way of getting rid of these, is by extracting them.
Sometimes different types of skin disorders mimic each other and are difficult to diagnose only on the basis of the appearance of the rash. Also, certain infections of the skin e.g. tuberculosis can be diagnosed only on basis of sampling of the tissue or skin biopsy. A skin biopsy is a simple OPD procedure done under local anesthetic injection. Skin biopsy is an extremely useful tool in diagnosing skin conditions like drug rashes, infections, psoriasis, and lichen planus etc.
PRP (Platelet rich plasma) therapy for hair loss is a three - step medical treatment in which a patient’s blood is drawn,processed, and then injected into the scalp. It is revolutionary treatment used to regenerate hair growth. It is a volume of autologous plasma that has a platelet concentration above baseline. These concentrated platelets contain proteins & growth factors which help increase circulation to the hairfollicles stimulate the follicles to grow & thicken the hair shaft.
Ear lobe repair or surgery is a type of a cosmetic surgery thatis carried out to eliminate deformities in the ear lobes of a person. This surgery is quick and effective.
ILS injections are given to skin affected by large nodular acne, keloids and certain dermatological conditions.
Botox is a US FDA-approved natural purified protein. When injected directly in to skin muscles, it relaxes the muscle andthis results in elimination of dynamic wrinkles on the face & neck. The effect lasts for 4 - 6 months. Each sitting requires 30 minutes, ensuring at least a decade is taken off your face.
Botox in a diluted form is used to smoothen fine lines on the face and neck by injection. It also helps tighten pores, making them much less prominent.
A filler is hyaluronic acid in gel form, used to fill static wrinkles and folds. They are used for enhancement of lips andcorrections of deep folds. Improvements are seen immediately after injection. The effect lasts for 6 - 9 months. Each sitting is for 30 minutes.
A common, quick & safe procedure for the treatment of a variety of skin conditions. The cryogen is liquid nitrogen which freezes & thaws the skin tissue, causing necrosis which is followed by healing & new skin formation. It is most commonly used to treat keloids, viral warts and some premalignant and malignant lesions.
Mesotherapy for scalp hair regrowth is a non surgical treatment that employs injections of hair growth factors, hair vitamins and hair regrowth stimulating medicines in to the scalp. It helps reduce hairfall, stimulates new hair formation and thickens the hair shaft, thus improving hair density. It is a painless process done within 15 - 20 minutes.
Mesotherapy involves superficial fine injections of various harmacologically active agents, vitamins and skin rejuvenating agents. It is a quick, safe & minimally invasive procedure with minimal downtime.
Piercing is done with the piercing gun by driving pointed starter ring/stud through the ear lobe or through ear/nose cartilage. It is done with pre-packed sterilized studs and is done taking all the sterile precautions and is done within seconds of time.
The new FDA approved Hair Max Laser Hair Comb can rejuvenate lifeless thinning hair to its former state. It uses the principle of Photo BioStimulation wherein a low level, cold beam laser arranged like the teeth of a comb is used to stimulate the follicles and increase scalp blood flow.
We offer treatments like peels, microdermabrasion, photorejuvenation, dermarollers, subcission of acne scars to treat your acne.
Peels help decrease uneven skin pigmentation. It makes your skin more youthful by stimulating new cell growth.
It is a procedure by which black heads and white heads are removed from the skin. It cleanses the pores and gives you a clearer and smoother looking skin.
It is the removal of superficial dead layer of skin allowing a smoother, lighter & fresh skin to emerge out.
It helps to hydrate the skin and make skin soft and supple.
It is used to restore sagging facial muscles back to originaltone, thus soften the wrinkles and enhance the skin texture & gives you tighter and younger looking skin.
It works by using laser energy pulses to gradually heat and destroy the hair follicle permanently.
As the laser targets the melanin (pigment) of the hair follicle, shaving will help to focus the laser pulse on the hair follicle beneath the skin.
Yes, with modern machines LHR is painless.
Yes, it is safe for all skin and hair types.
No. you can resume to your normal routine activities immediately after LHR.
Sun protection only. Avoid swimming for few days.