Fine details on the surface of human hair.

  • Jeffrey Swift
  • Published 1991 in International journal of cosmetic science


Synopsis Some previously unreported fine variations in the form of normal hairs are described as they are observed in the scanning electron microscope (SEM). They all arise in the course of surface frictional wear and the chipping away of the hair surface scale edges and include remanent surface impressions of cuticle scale edges, 'false' scale edges… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-2494.1991.tb00558.x

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