Category: Dermatology

Female Hair Loss and Androgenetic Alopecia

female air loss and androgenic alopecia

Female Hair Loss (Female Pattern Hair Loss, FPHL) may occur at any age and one of the main causes is the Endocrine Androgenetic Alopecia. Female body produces a small amount of androgen agents important for the skeletal and connective tissues but also for cognitive and ideational brain function and ideational, sexuality etc… When androgens increases,…

Winning against Cellulite


Combating and reducing cellulite is a difficult mission, but not impossible. Try reading this article and you will understand. Cellulite is a medical and aesthetic problem originally identified in France between XVIII  and XIV Century, but it is only in the 60s that arise diffusely. Cellulite not always been considered to be an anti-aesthetic problem, and indeed…

Acne and Women: Endocrine Therapy

female acne

A therapeutic endocrine approach may be a viable solution in many cases of female acne; especially when the role of androgens is proven or likely. Acne is a major skin problem that affects men and women and can be attributed to a substantially acute and chronic pilosebaceous unit inflammation evolving in a different way and involving…