Pigment International, a publication of Pigmentary Disorders Society (PDS), India, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.pigmentinternational.com.
The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.
January-June 2017| Vol 4| Issue 1
Skin pigmentation in relation to gender: truth and myth
Skin, the finest covering of the body, functions as an active biological barrier separating the internal homeostasis from the environment outside. Skin protects our internal organs and system from h...
Glutathione for skin lightning: an update
The obsession of people with skin of color to attain a lighter skin tone or fairer complexion has resulted in development of various topical and oral agents with depigme...
Biology of hair pigmentation and its role in premature canities
In today’s world, physical appearance and the desire to look young are very important. Skin and hair play a powerful role in this as they impart much information, not only about our race, ethn...
Hypopigmentary disorders in Asian patients
Asia is geographically, racially and culturally diverse. This leads to variations in the skin types and pigmentary disorders affecting the Asian skin. This review briefly outlines the various hypopi...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TdNet
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review