Hair & Scalp

Study examines finasteride risks for younger males
January 12, 2021

A recent study shows an association between finasteride use and psychological adverse events (AEs) including suicidality. Dermatologists should weigh benefits and risks carefully when considering finasteride for certain patients with hair loss, according to one expert.

Antihistamines effective in alopecia areata study
September 29, 2020

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology found positive results when using antihistamines, along with topical corticosteroids and superficial cryotherapy, as a combination treatment for alopecia areata.

International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery World Congress 2020 to go virtual
August 20, 2020

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) has decided to move their 2020 world congress online, taking place Oct. 17-25. The world congress was initially supposed to be held in person in Panama.