Posted in August 2014

Dermatologist, Cosmetologist, Plastic Surgeon, Cosmetic Surgeon – Who Do I go to?

Dermatologist, Cosmetologist, Plastic Surgeon, Cosmetic Surgeon – Who Do I go to?


You, as a lay person, may be confused between the terminologies: Plastic Surgeon, Cosmetic Surgeon, Oculoplastic Surgeon, Facial Plastic Surgeon, Dermatologist, Trichologist, Cosmetologist, etc. How do you decide who is the best specialist for your disease? Which specialty is better trained? Who performs reconstructive surgery? Who should perform aesthetic surgery. Dr. Debraj Shome, top facial plastic surgeon, in Mumbai, India, tries to demystify all these terminologies in this blogpost. Continue reading

Red Eyes – Causes & Treatment

Red Eyes – Causes & Treatment


Your eyes turn red & you dont know why. You buy eyedrops from a chemist & treat for conjunctivitis. What if it is eye cancer? Could be an eye infection which causes vision loss? Is working too hard on computers damaging your eye vision? Why do your eyes water, why are they painful, why are the eyes uncomfortable (runny eyes)? Dr. Debraj Shome, best oculoplastic surgeon & top facial plastic surgeon, takes up these common eye symptoms & tells you how to differentiate a blocked lacrimal duct from eye cancer & conjunctivitis. He also writes about treatment for the common causes of red eyes. Continue reading

Best Home Beauty Tips & Remedies

Best Home Beauty Tips & Remedies


Looking good, beautiful & handsome is important nowadays, both for your self-esteem and even for your job. If you look young and full of energy, not only will it get you appreciation, but also make your colleagues believe you have a lot of energy to take on more assignments and get you that promotion. But, Why spend a lot of money and time, when you can get beautiful skin, by using home, natural remedies? Almonds, papaya, lemon, cucumber, all of these humble kitchen fruits and vegetables have properties which can make you look radiant & young. Dr. Debraj Shome, top facial plastic surgeon in Mumbai, India, believes that surgery or costly spa treatments & facials need not be performed – Your fridge may be hiding the secrets to a more beautiful you! Continue reading