The Cutaneous Connection: Treating and Relating to Patients of All Hair Types

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This episode of The Cutaneous Connection podcast, explores hair loss and hair treatment of patients with textured or tightly coiled hair. Candrice Heath, MD, FAAP, FAAD a dermatologist and assistant professor of dermatology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, explains her experience and highlights how all dermatologists can improve their treatment plans.

Mary Scoviak, is joined by Candrice Heath, MD, FAAP, FAAD a dermatologist and assistant professor of dermatology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Heath gives advice on how to better care for patients that have tightly coiled or textured hair. She dives into better practices to relate to the patient, including what questions to ask about their hair history and staying up to date with the latest literature. Heath also discusses what in the pipeline she believes is exciting and what further needs done to better care for skin of color patients.