The Association of Registered Trichologists ask world renowned Toxicologist and expert on hair dye safety, Dr David Basketter, whether published scientific literature supports the role of a PPD skin test when colourants is based on other dyes. The answer is an emphatic “yes”. In this special scientific article, Dr Basketter explains why.
In response to various queries, here’s a republication of an article we produced back in 2013. It’s been 20 years in development, but now Proctor & Gamble (P&G) have announced they’ve developed a new molecule that offers permanent colour performance with a reduced risk of inducing allergy*. The new ingredient, 2-methyoxymethyl-p-phenylenediamine, is called ME+ for […]
On July 14th, Cystine Hair Care officially opens and launches a unique concept in the Netherlands: hairdressers working together with a certified Trichologist. Trichologists are rare in the Netherlands. Cystine is the first hairdressing salon in the Netherlands to open an inhouse clinic. As a result, clients get the exact trichology treatments that the conditions […]
In this 8 hours CPD course will learn how to interpret a blood test reading. A low Serum Ferritin level can lead to Chronic Telogen Effluvium in women, even when it’s considered to be in a normal range. University of Bedfordshire
Ever been interested in trichology and wondered how to get involved? Maybe you’re just not sure what to do next. If this rings a bell, our Monday night Spotlight on Trichology events are exactly what you need to help you decide where to go next. Here’s what happened at RRi Academy in Glasgow last Monday.
This week, the Association of Registered Trichologists (ART) invited past, present and future learners to its inaugural Student Conference.
Wil Fleeson ART Consultant Trichologist Founder of Trichology Scotland and Member of the Association of Registered Trichologists
Dr JSC English, MBBS, FRCP, Consultant Dermatologist Department of Dermatology, Circle Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham John English has published more than 300 peer reviewed articles in scientific journals in his 40 years’ experience in medical research. His special interest is occupational skin disease, and has held the post of Editor in Chief of the […]
Dr David Basketter, BSc, DSc, FRCPath, Consultant Toxicologist DABMEB Consultancy Ltd, Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire David Basketter first started training as a toxicologist when working for Unilever doing safety assessment for cosmetics and household products. Twenty-eight years later, he became an independent consultant toxicologist, specialising in matters of skin and respiratory allergy and irritation – topics in […]
With the last of the Certificate in trichology lectures now finished for this group, it’s time to move on to the practical and clinical trichology sessions where we get into trichological conditions. Top Row: Caroline Reeve, Keith Barker-Jones; Dawn Francis Front Row: Natalie Denham; Georgie Macdonald; Malinda Bruce