Microneedling of the Scalp

  • Renan Minotto
  • Liliam Dalla Corte


Scalp microneedling is a current treatment option that has been considered excellent when used in combination with the clinical treatment of alopecias.


Scalp Alopecia Microneedling Collagen Wound healing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Renan Minotto
    • 1
  • Liliam Dalla Corte
    • 1
  1. 1.Preceptor of Nail and Hair Diseases and Coordinator (Head) of the Nail and Hair Diseases Unit, Dermatology DepartmentUFCSPA, Hospital Santa Casa de Porto AlegrePorto AlegreBrazil

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