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trichology

(trɪˈkɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the hair and its diseases
trichological adj
triˈchologist n

trichology

Medicine. the scientific study of hair and its diseases. — trichologist, n.
See also: Hair

trichology

The branch of medicine that deals with the hair and diseases of the hair.
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We have been working with some of the UK's leading trichologists and are focusing on hair and scalp health for 2018.
Another thing that sets Svenson apart is its team of qualified trichologists (hair and scalp experts) whose thorough assessment and correct diagnosis allow Svenson to get to the root of your hair and scalp problems.
Conventional Trichologists may say it's not relevant, but hair follicles which are partially blocked with toxins can restrict hair growth.
Fortunately, the medical field is continuously evolving, and now, there is a growing collaboration between medical doctors and Trichologists to make the analysis of the hair and scalp a part of a routine health exam.
Dr Farjo, medical director of the Institute of Trichologists, said hair transplants have become more common as views on cosmetic surgery have changed and more celebrities have undergone the operation.
Sonal Shah, India's first certified trichologists and beauty physicians, Richfeel is today a leading name among the international hair sciences community.
His surgeon, Dr Bessam Farjo, the Medical Director at the Institute of Trichologists, has seen a huge rise in enquiries about hair transplants from younger men - and even from the parents of boys as young as 16.
And the huge improvement in transplant techniques over recent years, as well as the publicity given to well-known figures who've had successful treatments, is leading to a boom in numbers seeking help over hair loss, says Marilyn Sherlock, chair of the Institute of Trichologists.
He also has a degree in psychology from the City University of New York and board certification in trichology from the Institute of Trichologists.
An allergic reaction can range from an irritation on the scalp, swelling affecting the eyelids and ears, through to the most severe, but extremely rare, occurrence of an anaphylactic shock," says Marilyn Sherlock, chair of the Institute of Trichologists.
Marilyn Sherlock, chairman of the Institute of Trichologists, said: 'It is devastating for youngsters, often because of the bullying they suffer.
The Institute of Trichologists, experts in the science of the structure, function and diseases of the human hair, said the type of alopecia Ms Porter suffers from - alopecia areata - affects about one in 100 people and has been linked to stress.