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GLOSSARY : Sensitive scalp

Your scalp

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Dermal papillae

Dermal papillae, which are clusters of dermal cells, are essential to the hair roots as they transport the food and oxygen that are necessary for hair growth. Located at the base of the hair bulb, the papillae bring together several small blood vessels, filled with nutrients.

This word also belongs to the categories Dandruff, Hair loss.