Fitzpatrick Skin Types

0 May 10, 2019

What’s your Fitzpatrick skin type in Fitzpatrick scale? Fitzpatrick skin typing test or the Fitzpatrick scale is a way of classifying different types of skin. It classifies a person’s complexion in relation to their tolerance to sunlight. The sun’s UV rays can damage a person’s skin and may lead to signs of pre-mature aging and skin cancer. In today’s times it is used by many health professions to determine how likely a person is to get skin cancer. This article has the Fitzpatrick skin typing system and it also discusses how to protect each of the six different Fitzpatrick skin types from sun damage. Where do you fit on the Fitzpatrick skin types? The Fitzpatrick skin types are associated with skin, hair, and eye colors in respect to their toleration of the sun: Skin Type Typical Features Characteristics/Tanning ability I pale white skin | red/blond hair | blue/green eyes | freckles always burns, never tans II white or fair skin | red or blond hair | blue/hazel/green eyes usually burns, tans rarely III cream white or fair skin | any eye or hair color gradually tans, burn occasionaly IV light brown skin tans with ease, rarely burns V brown skin tans very easily, rarely burns VI deeply pigmented dark brown or black skin tans

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0 April 29, 2019

Why Medi-facials are better than regular facials? Monthly facials are beauty regime to rejuvenate your skin, making skin glowing and soft for a couple of days. But they do not give you a long lasting glow. So here comes Medi-facial to your rescue which are performed under the supervision of a dermatologist that not only gives you long lasting glow but it is also medically proven to benefit skin in the long run as they are based on antioxidants, vitamins, alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs). These ingredients provide an instant brightening effect as well as anti- aging benefits in the long run, with no side effects. If you’re a man reading this, Medi-facial has got you covered as well! Gone are the days when skin care was limited to women. Nowadays, 30% of clients coming in for these medi-facials are men. With thicker skin that is often exposed to sun damage due to more time spent outdoors, men mostly go for intense facials like Powerglow DNA repair, which penetrates deep enough to work on thick skin, and Nefertiti Facial which primarily focuses on skin tightening and facelift. What are Medi-facials? Medi-facials or Medical Facial involve the use of a few chemical peels and laser machines while doing the procedure. Medi-facial helps in improving the tone, texture & collagen, hence slowing down ageing. It also hydrates the skin by making it soft & supple. Medi-facials remove dead skin c

0 April 15, 2019

After beautiful & chilling winters nothing’s better than finally being in full-on summer mode. But as us, our skin, on the other hand, doesn’t exactly welcome that extra, well, face time in the sun. Skin has to face burns to breakouts, summer can do various skin damages, so we rounded up some tips & treatments available at Kutiz Skin Clinic that are your summer skin saviors.   Tips-

  • Hydrate from Outside and In

It’s necessary to make changes in your skin routines in summers as there are changes on your skin when weather changes. Your skin can become easily dehydrated because of humid weather, salt water, chlorine, sweat & even makeup. Beat the heat and make sure your skin doesn’t look like a desert this summer by drinking plenty of water.  

  • Breathable Summer Fabrics

Treat your skin to soothing fabrics and beat the scorching heat by wearing natural fiber clothes as it allows air to circulate & move freely through the fabric, which makes heat more bearable. The natural fiber and light weave allows maximum breathability. Summer demands natural, light fabrics like cotton, linen, khadi, chanderi, rayon, chambray etc.  

  • Protect Your Skin from sunscreen

It’s no wonder that daily sunscreen is our summer skin savior. To

0 March 29, 2019

Let’s face it, not everyone is blessed with a smooth, stunning, flawless shapely back. Thankfully, with the right dermatologist & skin cares, you can achieve a gorgeous back with crazy confidence in no time. We suggest you read on some amazing treatment for a radiant, flawless shapely back.  

  1. Chemical Peel Treatment

Chemical peels cause the top layer of the skin to peel off, exposing the healthier layer beneath. It’s exfoliates chemically leaving behind new skin without the scrubbing. Back chemical peel works to fade back acne scars, to get rid of bacne for smooth, ready-to-bare shoulders & back. Back chemical peels use acids at different concentrations to fade hyperpigmentation & heal back acne. Chemical peels remove the top layer of skin. Generally, an acid is left on the skin for 3-5 minutes, then, neutralized and removed. The process signals skin cells to regenerate, which speeds up skin turnover, unclogs pores, evens out skin tone and improves skin texture.  

  1. Back Skin Polishing / Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion makes the skin smooth, clean by exfoliating the skin and unclogging the pores. This method basically uses instruments that will create the effect of abrasion on the skin, while keeping

0 March 29, 2019

How Hyaluronic Acid benefits? Hyaluronic acid, also known as hyaluronan, is a clear, gooey substance that is naturally produced by your body. The largest amounts of it are found in your skin, connective tissue and eyes. Its main function is to retain water to keep your tissues well lubricated and moist. It helps in reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, it Improves contours & reduces the appearance of scars. As we age, the production rate of this acid declines which is why dermatologists encourage people to take it as a supplement in the methods such as serums, creams, lotions and injections. Topical treatments can soothe redness and dermatitis, while injections can make skin appear firmer.   Hyaluronic Acid benefits for Skin Below are some of the benefits of using hyaluronic acid cream, serums, injections, etc. –

  • Firm Skin– Hyaluronic acid helps to keep the skin toned and firm, ensuring that it does not sag as it keeps the skin hydrated.
  • Sunburns and Wounds– Hyaluronic acid is effective in treating cold sores, sunburns, mouth sores, ulcers, burns, bites, wounds, etc  & can also be used to prevent the bleeding or cracking of lips.
  • Anti-Aging – By applying hyaluronic acid, the moisture content acts as a filler and sm

0 February 27, 2019

Face sculpting (also known as facial contouring) is the reshaping of facial contours through the removal of fatty deposits under the skin & it also refers to tightening of loose skin folds. Facial sculpting might also include surgically reshaping of bone and cartilage or adding fillers to create fullness.   Ultherapy Patients are coming forward more frequently these days to sculpt their faces non-invasively with Ultherapy. Dr Jyoti Malik, who is one of the best to operate the FDA approved skin-tightening treatment in Gurgaon, first noted that Ultherapy can shrink chubby faces if the energy was concentrated over the cheek fat pads. Hence she started offeringUltherapy to patients who have round or chubby faces, loose skin folds to make them look more sculpted. Ultherapy employs highly researched micro-focused ultrasound. By focusing the sound waves, it can create spots of energy under the skin specific depths. Each of these spots stimulates collagen regeneration. Collectively, several thousands of such spots cause a mild face lift like effect. Using the deepest setting on the jowl fat pads, we can gently be tightening up the connective tissue around the fat pad. This gives rise to a mild facial sculpting effect.  

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