"A Natural Product that Accelerates Hair Growth in Women with Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia"

Claudia Anesini
2021 Open Access Journal of Biomedical Science  
Chemotherapy-induced alopecia (CIA) is an adverse effect with a negative impact on quality of life, particularly in women. A lotion containing Larrea divaricata and Coffea arabica extracts to induce hair growth is commercially available in Argentina. The objective of this work was to evaluate the capacity of the lotion, to accelerate post-chemotherapy hair growth in women. Methods Design: A prospective controlled, randomized, double-blind clinical trial was performed.
doi:10.38125/oajbs.000305 fatcat:ez6iiohrkjhvpd4xxadxwicmby