Hair and Scalp Disorders in Patients With Skin of Color

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

In this edition of the “Peer to Peer” audiocast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Dr. Susan C. Taylor about hair and scalp disorders in patients with skin of color. Dr. Taylor discusses the causes of common conditions that dermatologists may see in patients with skin of color, including central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia and pseudofolliculitis barbae, and offers tips for management and treatment. She also discusses how to approach parents of children with skin of color who present with concerns that their child’s hair is not growing.

Podcast Participants

Vincent A. DeLeo, MD
Vincent A. DeLeo, MD, is from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York. He also is the editor in chief of Cutis and the author of more than 200 publications. He is a leading expert on contact dermatitis, sunscreens, and photosensitivity. Dr. DeLeo is a consultant for Estée Lauder.