This book covers the aspects that will help someone starting a practice focused on hair disease or more senior practitioners needing an update on developments. World experts have here generously supplied the information needed, in an extremely practical way, to properly manage daily practice when treating hair patients.

Published in association with the Journal of Dermatological Treatment.

chapter 1|3 pages


ByRamon Grimalt

chapter 2|20 pages

Summary of Hair Diseases: Cicatricial and Non-Cicatricial

ByAurora Alessandrini, Bianca Maria Piraccini, Michela Starace

chapter 3|6 pages

Photography in Hair Diseases

ByAdriana Rakowska

chapter 4|14 pages

Pull Test and Trichogram

ByCristina Serrano Falcon, Nelly Espinoza, Daniela Guzman

chapter 5|7 pages

Trichoscopy I: Non-Cicatricial Alopecia

ByAnna Waśkiel-Burnat, Lidia Rudnicka

chapter 6|11 pages

Trichoscopy II: Cicatricial Alopecia

ByBruna Duque-Estrada, Rodrigo Pirmez

chapter 7|9 pages

Scalp Biopsy in Hair Disorders

ByMariya Miteva

chapter 8|9 pages

Topical Contact Immunotherapy in Alopecia Areata

ByAndrea Combalia, Juan Ferrando

chapter 9|13 pages

Lasers and New Technologies in Hair Diseases

ByGiselle Martins Pinto, Patricia Damasco

chapter 10|11 pages


ByRachita S. Dhurat, Sanober Burzin Daruwalla

chapter 11A|8 pages

Emerging Oral Treatments: Oral JAK Inhibitors for Alopecia Areata

ByJared Marc John, Rodney Sinclair

chapter 11B|4 pages

Emerging Oral Treatments: Oral Minoxidil for Androgenetic Alopecia

ByJared Marc John, Rodney Sinclair

chapter 12|13 pages

Mesotherapy: Dutasteride, Minoxidil, Vitamins

ByDavid Saceda, Claudia Bernárdez

chapter 13|8 pages

Platelet-Rich Plasma

ByLu Yin, Katerina Svigos, Kristen Lo Sicco, Jerry Shapiro

chapter 14|13 pages

Hair Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals

ByAurora Alessandrini, Michela Starace, Bianca Maria Piraccini

chapter 15|6 pages

Psychological Aspects of Hair Loss

ByAndjela Egger, Antonella Tosti

chapter 16|16 pages

Modern Techniques in Hair Transplantation

ByBessam Farjo, Nilofer Farjo

chapter 17|8 pages

Trichoscopy in Hair Transplantation

ByRui Oliveira Soares

chapter 18|5 pages

What You Need for a Trichology Consultation

ByOscar Muñoz Moreno-Arrones, Sergio Vañó Galván

chapter 19|1 pages


ByRamon Grimalt