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Aparna Santhanam

Aparna Santhanam
Dr Aparna Santhanam is a cosmetic dermatologist and hair specialist. She is also a Parachute Therapie Hair expert. She has an avid interest in holistic health and fitness. She loves combining modern medicine with traditional beliefs and remedies.

Dandruff? Here’s what you should know

Learn the real truth behind those pesky white scales of dandruff and keep them at bay with these tips

Plants for skincare

Plants that help in caring for the skin

Minerals for skincare

Minerals that help in caring for skin

Vitamins for skincare

Vitamins, both water-soluble ones and fat-soluble ones, help in caring for the skin. Here is a list of vitamins, their benefits for the skin and the natural dietary sources

Shower and shine

Are you cleaning yourself the right way?

Hair care: A knotty problem

Plagued by hair troubles? Here's what to do

Get a perfect 10 skin

Follow these simple habits to get the perfect score for your skin

For rust-free skin

Like metal, or food, our skin undergoes oxidation too. A regular supply of antioxidants prevents skin damage and ageing


Until the pandemic is declared to be over always:

  • Wear a proper face mask when stepping out
  • Maintain a distance of six feet
  • Wash your hands with soap and water frequently; Use a hand-sanitiser when outdoors

Follow the above protocol even if you are vaccinated.

If you have COVID-19 or suspect that you do, but have mild symptoms, including mild fever, tiredness, dry cough or sore throat, you should self-quarantine right away.