Trichology is the branch of science dealing with the disorders and treatments associated with hair & scalp. Trichology emphasizes on an accurate diagnosis of the disorder before deciding on the treatment methodology. "Tricho" means "Hair" in Greek. Trichology is also used by forensic experts to identify suspects.
Trichology provides treatment solutions to a variety of scalp and hair problems like Dandruff, Baldness, Hair fall, Split ends, Grey Hair, etc.
Most advanced diagnostic techniques like Trichoscan, Hair Mineral Analysis, etc are used generally to identify hair related disorders and deficiencies.
Novel treatment techniques like laser hair growth stimulation, bio follicle stimulation, Supplement therapy, Dietetic therapy, Scalp Disinfection therapy, Far infra red therapy, etc are used to rejuvenate and regrow hair.
The term Trichology was coined in the year 1902 and the science gathered prominence in the western countries. This science is presently becoming popular in the Asian countries, especially in India.