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Hair and Scalp Disorders

Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Treatments

ISBN: 9781842145920
ISBN: 9781842145920

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Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Treatments

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  • Explains how to integrate new technology into daily clinical practice
  • Gives clinicians information on offering off-label treatments to individual patients as circumstances allow
  • Explores how ethnicity can impact hair disease and treatment, including some of the cultural factors associated with traction alopecia
  • Discusses quality of life for patients
  • Includes clinical color photos throughout


A succinct and comprehensive guide examining the treatment of hair and scalp disorders, with a special emphasis on how hair type, morphology, and ethnicity can impact on hair disease and treatment. This updated and revised second edition builds on a successful first edition with additional chapters on dermoscopy, on how technology can best be integrated into clinical practice, and on aging hair.


Human hair. Evaluation. Dermoscopy of hair and scalp disorders
(Trichoscopy). Photographic imaging of hair loss. Human follicle
anatomy in human scalp biopsies. Nonmedicated grooming products and
beauty. Practical case scenarios: How to utilize products. Dandruff
and seborrheic dermatitis: Use of medicated shampoos. Alopecia
areata. Androgenetic alopecia. Telogen effluvium. Cicatricial
alopecia. Structural hair abnormalities. Scalp prostheses: Wigs,
hairpieces, extensions, and scalp-covering cosmetics. Hair
transplantation for the dermatologist. Alternative treatments for hair
loss. Hirsutism and hypertrichosis. Light-assisted hair removal and
hair growth. Allergic Contact Dermatitis. Psychodermatoses of the
hair. Scalp infections and infestations. Sources of alopecia
information for physicians and patients. Approach to the alopecia
patient. Hair aging and anti-aging strategies