Hair & Scalp

Pointers With Dr Portela: Oral Minoxidil For Hair Loss
September 14, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc discusses what patients need to know about oral minoxidil for hair loss.

A Fresh Look at Alopecia Areata
September 10, 2022

Taking a deep dive into alopecia areata allows for a better understanding of the cells that are responsible for disease development.

PRP For Hair Loss: Are All Procedures Created Equal?
September 07, 2022

While PRP for hair loss can work very well, in most cases patients are not even getting real PRP. Watch this video to find out the real story on PRP, and where you can go to get the proper treatment.

Can Supplements Effectively Manage Hair Loss?
September 07, 2022

Data presented at the American Academy of Dermatology 2022 Annual Meeting shows what supplements can and cannot manage alopecia areata.

Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Sunscreen Spray SPF 30 Recalled
August 09, 2022

Edgewell Personal Care Company issued a voluntary national recall of 3 collections of Banana Boat Hair & Scalp Sunscreen due to the presence of benzene.

The American Hair Loss Association Endorses FUE Europe
August 09, 2022

The FUE Europe Hair Transplant Society Conference, taking place September 15-17, 2022 in Athens, Greece, has been sanctioned by the American Hair Loss Association.

Clinical Study Shows Positive Results of Nutraceutical Supplement to Promote Hair Growth
July 14, 2022

Perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal women experienced a progressive improvement in hair growth, shedding, quality of life, and menopausal symptoms after 12 months with an active nutraceutical supplement.

Top Treatment Interventions for Scarring Alopecias
June 23, 2022

Theodore Rosen, MD, presents the best therapies for central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia and fontal fibrosing alopecia.

Pointers with Dr Portela: New FDA Treatment for Alopecia Areata
June 22, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc talks the newest approval of baricitinib (Olumiant; Eli Lilly and Company) for the treatment of alopecia areata.

A Potpourri of Complex Medical Terminology
June 17, 2022

At the SDPA 2022 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference, a session on both common and rare dermatological disorders.