Title: Revisiting the Michel/Green controversy of 1879: was Carron du Villards the first to use probe/needle electrolysis for permanent hair destruction?
Author: Wagner RF Jr, Brysk H, Tyring SK
Journal: Int J Dermatol 1997 Dec;36(12):947-51
PMID: 9466208, UI: 98127356
Affiliated institution: Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77555-0783, USA.
This historical article looks at claims by both sides in the controversy.