Depigmenting procedures and drugs employed by melanoderm populations.

Abstract

The "fashion" of lightening the skin represents a very serious problem because it involves the melanoderm populations, not only in Africa, but in the world, undermining their physical integrity and psychological equilibrium. The diffusion of the skin-whitening practice is much more intense in the areas where there are inter-relations between Blacks and… (More)

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@article{Scarpa1987DepigmentingPA, title={Depigmenting procedures and drugs employed by melanoderm populations.}, author={Andrea Scarpa and Antonio Guerci}, journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology}, year={1987}, volume={19 1}, pages={17-66} }