Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology

Skin of Colour Resource

 

Hair & scalp disorders
 

Hair & scalp disorders-general
 

Lasers for reduction of unwanted hair in skin of color: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Dorgham NA, Dorgham DA.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2019 Oct 6. doi: 10.1111/jdv.15995. [Epub ahead of print]. Systematic review.

The use of natural ingredients in the treatment of alopecias with an emphasis on central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: A systematic review.
Ezekwe N, King M, Hollinger JC.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020 Aug;13(8):23-27. Epub 2020 Aug 1. Systematic review.

Clinical recognition and management of alopecia in women of color. 
Raffi J, Suresh R, Agbai O.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Aug 22;5(5):314-319. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2019.08.005. eCollection 2019 Dec. Review.

Current and emerging treatment strategies for hair loss in women of color.
Okereke UR, Simmons A, Callender VD.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Jan 23;5(1):37-45. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.10.021. eCollection 2019 Feb. Review.

Trichoscopy of dark scalp.
Ocampo-Garza J, Tosti A.
Skin Appendage Disord. 2018 Nov;5(1):1-8. doi: 10.1159/000488885. Epub 2018 Jul 18. Review.

Hair and scalp disorders in adult and pediatric patients with skin of color.
Taylor SC, Barbosa V, Burgess C, Heath C, McMichael AJ, Ogunleye T, Callender V.
Cutis. 2017 Jul;100(1):31-35. Review.

Updates in the understanding and treatments of skin & hair disorders in women of color.
Lawson CN, Hollinger J, Sethi S, Rodney I, Sarkar R, Dlova N, Callender VD.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2017 Feb 16;3(1 Suppl):S21-S37. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2017.02.006. eCollection 2017 Mar. Review.

Breaking the cycle of hair breakage: pearls for the management of acquired trichorrhexis nodosa.
Haskin A, Kwatra SG, Aguh C.
J Dermatolog Treat. 2016 Oct 28:1-5. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Diagnostic clues to frontal fibrosing alopecia in patients of African descent.
Callender VD, Reid SD, Obayan O, Mcclellan L, Sperling L.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2016 Apr;9(4):45-51. Review.

Histologic features of alopecias: part II: scarring alopecias.
Bernárdez C, Molina-Ruiz AM, Requena L.
Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2015 May;106(4):260-70. doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2014.06.016. English, Spanish. Review. 

Red face revisited: Disorders of hair growth and the pilosebaceous unit. 
Ramos-e-Silva M, Pirmez R.
Clin Dermatol. 2014 Nov-Dec;32(6):784-99. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2014.02.018. Epub 2014 Mar 1. Review.

 

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA)

CCCA 1

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. © DermNetNZ

CCCA 2

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. © DermNetNZ

 

 

Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia and Lichen Planopilaris Can Look Identical on Histopathology. Sun CW, Motaparthi K, Hsu S. Skinmed. 2020 Dec 1;18(6):365-366. eCollection 2020. PMID: 33397566 Review.

A proposed mechanism for central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. Subash J, Alexander T, Beamer V, McMichael A. Exp Dermatol. 2020 Feb;29(2):190-195. doi: 10.1111/exd.13664. Epub 2018 Jun 29. PMID: 29660185 Review.

The use of natural ingredients in the treatment of alopecias with an emphasis on central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: A systematic review.
Ezekwe N, King M, Hollinger JC.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020 Aug;13(8):23-27. Epub 2020 Aug 1. Systematic review.

Current and emerging treatment strategies for hair loss in women of color.
Okereke UR, Simmons A, Callender VD.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Jan 23;5(1):37-45. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.10.021. eCollection 2019 Feb. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: New insights and a call for action.
Dlova NC, Salkey KS, Callender VD, McMichael AJ.
J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc. 2017 Oct;18(2):S54-S56. doi: 10.1016/j.jisp.2017.01.004. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia in children: A case series and review of the literature.
Eginli AN, Dlova NC, McMichael A.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2016 Dec 16. doi: 10.1111/pde.13046. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Primary cicatricial alopecia: Other lymphocytic primary cicatricial alopecias and neutrophilic and mixed primary cicatricial alopecias.
Bolduc C, Sperling LC, Shapiro J.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Dec;75(6):1101-1117. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2015.01.056. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: challenges and solutions.
Herskovitz I, Miteva M.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2016 Aug 17;9:175-81. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S100816. eCollection 2016. Review.

Primary scarring alopecias.
Rigopoulos D, Stamatios G, Ioannides D.
Curr Probl Dermatol. 2015;47:76-86. doi: 10.1159/000369407. Epub 2015 Feb 20. Review.

Histologic features of alopecias: part II: scarring alopecias.
Bernárdez C, Molina-Ruiz AM, Requena L.
Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2015 May;106(4):260-70. doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2014.06.016. English, Spanish. Review. 

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: what has been achieved, current clues for future research.
Ogunleye TA, McMichael A, Olsen EA.
Dermatol Clin. 2014 Apr;32(2):173-81. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2013.12.005. Epub 2014 Jan 22. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia – an approach to diagnosis and management. 
Summers P, Kyei A, Bergfeld W.
Int J Dermatol. 2011 Dec;50(12):1457-64. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2011.05098.x. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: past, present, and future. 
Gathers RC, Lim HW.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Apr;60(4):660-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2008.09.066. Review.

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. 
Whiting DA, Olsen EA.
Dermatol Ther. 2008 Jul-Aug;21(4):268-78. doi: 10.1111/j.1529-8019.2008.00209.x. Review.

 

Traction alopecia

Traction alopecia 1

Traction alopecia. © Sharon Aryiku

Traction alopecia 2

Traction alopecia. © DermNetNZ

 

 

 

Review of traction alopecia in the pediatric patient: Diagnosis, prevention, and management. Afifi L, Oparaugo NC, Hogeling M. Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Aug 31. doi: 10.1111/pde.14773. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34467569 Review.

Intralesional triamcinolone acetonide in the treatment of traction alopecia.
Uwakwe LN, De Souza B, Tovar-Garza A, McMichael AJ.
J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Feb 1;19(2):128-130. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.4635. Review.

Clinical recognition and management of alopecia in women of color. 
Raffi J, Suresh R, Agbai O.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Aug 22;5(5):314-319. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2019.08.005. eCollection 2019 Dec. Review.

Common skin disorders in pediatric skin of color.
Maymone MBC, Watchmaker JD, Dubiel M, Wirya SA, Shen LY, Vashi NA.
J Pediatr Health Care. 2019 Nov - Dec;33(6):727-737. doi: 10.1016/j.pedhc.2019.04.019. Review.

Current and emerging treatment strategies for hair loss in women of color.
Okereke UR, Simmons A, Callender VD.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Jan 23;5(1):37-45. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.10.021. eCollection 2019 Feb. Review.

Traction alopecia: the root of the problem.
Billero V, Miteva M.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2018 Apr 6;11:149-159. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S137296. eCollection 2018. Review.

Traction alopecia: A neglected entity in 2017.
Akingbola CO, Vyas J.
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2017 Nov-Dec;83(6):644-649. doi: 10.4103/ijdvl.IJDVL_553_16. Review.

All hairstyles are not created equal: What the dermatologist needs to know about black hairstyling practices and the risk of traction alopecia (TA).
Haskin A, Aguh C.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2016 Sep;75(3):606-11. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2016.02.1162. Review.

Traction alopecia: how to translate study data for public education--closing the KAP gap?
Mirmirani P, Khumalo NP.
Dermatol Clin. 2014 Apr;32(2):153-61. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2013.12.003. Epub 2014 Jan 22. Review.

Alopecia in an ophiasis pattern: traction alopecia versus alopecia areata. 
Heath CR, Taylor SC.
Cutis. 2012 May;89(5):213-6. Case reports and review.

Traction alopecia in children. 
Hantash BM, Schwartz RA.
Cutis. 2003 Jan;71(1):18-20. Review.



Tinea capitis

Tinea capitis 1

Tinea capitis. © DermNetNZ

Tinea capitis 2

Tinea capitis. © DermNetNZ

 

 

 

[Tinea capitis and onychomycosis due to Trichophyton soudanense : Successful treatment with fluconazole-literature review].
Nenoff P, Krüger C, Schulze I, Koch D, Rahmig N, Hipler UC, Uhrlaß S.
Hautarzt. 2018 Mar 27. doi: 10.1007/s00105-018-4155-0. [Epub ahead of print] Review. German.

Tinea capitis: still an unsolved problem?
Patel GA, Schwartz RA.
Mycoses. 2011 May;54(3):183-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1439-0507.2009.01819.x. Review.

Tinea capitis: a review. 
Sarabi K, Khachemoune A.
Dermatol Nurs. 2007 Dec;19(6):525-9; quiz 530. Review.

Tinea capitis: epidemiology, diagnosis and management strategies. 
Pomeranz AJ, Sabnis SS.
Paediatr Drugs. 2002;4(12):779-83. Review.

Tinea capitis. 
Gupta AK, Summerbell RC.
Med Mycol. 2000 Aug;38(4):255-87. Review.

 

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