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Practical Modern Hair Science covers biology of the hair follicle; hair follicle morphogenesis, cycling, and stem cells; and studies on age versus fiber diameter. A sample of other areas covered in this book: Measuring color, color formulation, the effects of aging on hair, medical conditions affecting hair, and advances in hair styling written by an impressive list of hair science experts.Order today at Alluredbooks-Hair Science!