Meet Our Medical Reviewers

Our team of medical reviewers make sure the content maintains medical integrity and is fact checked. They add their inputs every now and then based on their vast experience in dermatology.

Dr. K. Harish Kumar

MBBS, MD - Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy

The chief dermatologist at SkinKraft, Dr. Harish Kumar is our skin encyclopedia with over a decade-long experience in medical and cosmetic dermatology. An accredited member of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL) and Cosmetic Surgeons of India, Dr. Harish has served as principal investigator for several cosmetic skin care products in India. He has also undergone specialized training and certifications from Paris in techniques like dermal torquemete, skin tonicity, dreamscape and densiscore.

Dr. Kaustav Guha

Director, R&D Division, SkinKraft Labs

Our lead scientist and head of R & D at SkinKraft, Dr. Kaustav Guha is behind the brilliant formulations of our products. He has over 10 years of experience in major international cosmetic brands. An alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and Durham University, UK, Dr. Kaustav has been a lead member of multiple global networks of cosmetic formulators.

Dr. Lata Ganji

PhD, Pharmaceutical Science

A senior product development executive at SkinKraft Laboratories, Lata leads our customized hair care formulations. She pays special attention to various scalp and hair types before developing groundbreaking hair care products. A doctorate in pharmaceutical science from Mumbai University, she has vast experience of developing personal care products for leading international brands.

Abhisikta Hati

PG, Chemical Technology

A dual gold medalist in chemical technology from the University of Calcutta, Abhisikta has worked with several top personal care brands in the last four years, before joining SkinKraft R&D as a full-time research executive. She generates brilliant formulation ideas and has helped develop many of our skincare products in the SkinKraft laboratory.

Prutha B.Nawale

M.tech, Cosmetic Technology

Prutha is a product development executive at SkinKraft, with a Master’s degree in Cosmetic technology from Amravati University. Prutha has been involved with major product innovation at the SkinKraft laboratories. She brings to the table, her extensive experience of working as an R&D personnel in the beauty industry.

Nikita Kolhe

M.tech, Cosmetic Technology

A product development executive at SkinKraft, Nikita develops innovative skin care formulas in our lab. After completing her Master’s in cosmetic technology from Nagpur University, Nikita worked with several cosmetic brands and has been instrumental in developing cutting edge make-up products.

Meet Our Writers

Our team of writers are passionate skin care enthusiasts who love sharing their knowledge with the world. They hope everybody has a healthy and glowing skin with their little skin care advice.

Soumya Tamatam

B.Tech (Biotechnology)

Soumya is a skin care writer, covering beauty basics, serious dermatological issues, brand launches and upcoming trends. She earned her degree in Biotechnology from JNTU, besides pursuing 'Advanced Program in Clinical Research & Management' from Clini India. Soumya also completed a certification course in ‘Dermatology: Trip To Skin’ authorized by Novosibirsk State University, Russia. When she is not writing about skin care, she can be spotted doodling or catching up with friends.

Pound Kakar

BMM (Mass Media, Journalism)

Pound pursued her degree in Journalism from Mumbai University. She writes for SkinKraft, passionately covering diverse topics in skincare and beauty. If she's not at her desk, she's probably playing with strays or sweating it out at the gym.

Minal Khona

Master's (English Literature)

Minal writes about various skin and hair related issues and latest beauty trends for SkinKraft. Originally from Mumbai, she has been the editor and beauty columnist of several leading publications, including an Australian newspaper, in the past. Having retired from mainstream media, she is now being mother to her four dogs, when she is not in front of her laptop.

Chayanika Sen

M.Sc (Life Sciences)

Chayanika brings her understanding and background of biomedical sciences into her educational articles at SkinKraft. After spending over a decade in corporate communication, she started her career’s second innings as an independent content writer and marketer. When not working, she is usually spending time with her daughter. Chayanika is based out of Bangalore.

Advaitaa Ravi

Bachelors, Business Management

Advaitaa loves learning about the latest skincare trends while researching for her blogs. What began as an accidental entry into the content world is now her full-time job! She loves writing about travel, lifestyle, beauty, fashion, health and wellness. When she is away from her desk, you will find her exploring various culinary cultures.

Swathy R

PG in Journalism

Swathy is a senior journalist and writer with more than five years of experience in the backdrop of bustling newsrooms at major English dailies. A postgraduate from the Asian College of Journalism with a flair for storytelling, she brings a fresh perspective into beauty writing. When not clacking away at her desk, she is usually binging on TV shows and curling up on the sofa with a good book.

Meet Our Editors

Our editor is obsessed with commas and hyphens. But this is why you are having a great user experience while reading our content.

Sharmistha Maji

PG Diploma (Journalism)

Sharmistha is the cool-headed editor with 7+ years experience in lifestyle journalism. With her eye for detail, she ensures that all content on SkinKraft's website and product verticals, is made simple, crisp and error-free. In her free time, she is often spotted exploring various cuisines of the world and loves spending time with sweet animals.

Esha Saxena

M.A. (Mass Communication & Journalism)

A sub-editor and writer with three years of experience in the beauty and wellness segment, Esha takes pride in crafting tailored content for all your beauty needs. When she isn’t editing, reading or writing, she’s probably listening to obscure indie bands, playing her guitar or experimenting with her own DIY face masks. She calls herself a wallflower, who is driven by curiosity and inspired by creativity.