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vellus

[′vel·əs]
(anatomy)
Fine body hair that is present until puberty.
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The dermoscopic parameters of the patch were recorded which included black dots, yellow dots, vellus hair, broken hair, coudability hair and circle hair.
As puberty strikes, some of these vellus hairs grow out and become terminal hairs because of the increase in androgen.
Other findings observed were as follows: honeycomb pigmentation (HCP) 10 (48%), yellow dots (YD) 10 (48%), white dots (WD) 15 (71%), circular hairs (CH) 10 (48%), coudability signs (CS) 9 (43%), short vellus hair (SVH) 15 (71%) and exclamation mark hairs (EH) 10 (48%).
Orfanos, "Basal cell carcinoma possibly originates from the outer root sheath and/or the bulge region of the vellus hair follicle," Archives of Dermatological Research, vol.
The first was whether the vellus hair would grow back longer and thicker after the treatment, which is often the belief with hair removal.
Melanosomes are present in the outer root sheath and bulb of vellus hair in the dark skin.
Steatocystoma multiplex (SM) and eruptive vellus hair cysts (EVHC) are uncommon benign tumors of the pilosebaceous unit.
fine hair on the body of the fetus), vellus (the fine hair that succeeds
KRYPTEK * The Vellus fleece line is windproof, waterproof, seam-sealed and highly breathable.
In clinical trials, after injections are performed, subjects return to the clinic at regular intervals for assessment of total, terminal and vellus hair density and cumulative hair thickness, as well as for safety and data collection.
The obtained results demonstrate in both cases that ~50% of the particles penetrated deep in the vellus hair follicles, suggesting that when the nanoparticles are in contact with the skin surface, they suffer destabilization and significant release of incorporated dye (Rancan et al, 2009).
* DD Karma LLC is rolling out DermaFlash--billed as a revolutionary at-home professional quality exfoliation device for the removal of dead surface cells, vellus hair and built up debris--at Sephora shops and online.