Title: Shaving: a simple and effective treatment for moderate congenital hypertrichosis.
Authors: Plantin P, Schoenlaub P, Dupre D, Le Fur JM
Journal: Eur J Dermatol 1998 Apr-May;8(3):189-90
PMID: 9649679, UI: 98315326
Affiliated institution: Dermatology Department, Laennec Hospital, BP 1757, 29107 Quimper Cedex, France.
Congenital hypertrichosis is a rare disorder. It is sometimes associated with facial dysmorphism, and dental and gingival abnormalities. This condition constitutes an esthetic problem and regular shaving with a simple razor can be a simple method of treatment.