Trichoscopy is a relatively new study concerning examination of scalp and hair. It is practised by dermatologists and trichologists. Furthermore, it is popular among hairdressers and in cosmetology. Trichoscope Dino-Lite can be compared to a digital microscope. It's a fantastic device used in examination of scalp, hair and hair follicles. Trichoscope can be used in diagnosis of various baldness types and other scalp disorders. Only detailed examination can help a professional diagnose a cause of a disorder, and consequently choose the right treatment.
As mentioned above, trichoscopic assessment is getting more popular among hairdressers. The clients can get an exact view of their hair and scalp conditions and are provided with “before and after” photographs.
The trichoscope is an innovative instrument which is available with various ranges of magnification and there are models with VGA, 1.3 megapixel and 5 megapixel cameras. Thanks to the built in bright white LED an external source of light is not required. The trichoscope is connected and powered by USB.
The images can be viewed on a PC monitor, laptop or tablet and can be stored digitally. The original images are stored in the patients' data base, which makes them easy to compare at patients' visits. The Dino-Lite Trichoscope complies with the Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC, amended 2007/47/EC and is compatible with major operating systems such as Windows and Mac OS. All necessary software is included.