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-April 2023| Vol 10| Issue 1
Pigmentation in chikungunya: An enigma to unravel
Chikungunya fever is a reemerging arthropod-borne illness caused by an Arbo virus belonging to family Togaviridae. The term chikungunya is derived from Kimakonde word ‘kungunyala’ whi...
Primary localized cutaneous amyloidosis − a review
Amyloidosis describes a group of diseases characterized by abnormal extracellular deposition of a fibrillar protein in tissues. It comprises of a spectrum of diseases ranging from a mild asymptomati...
Cosmeceuticals in hyperpigmentary disorders
Cosmeceuticals are hybrids between cosmetics and pharmaceuticals containing ingredients that modify the skin’s functions and enhance its appearance. They are a bridge between drugs and cosmeti...
Clinico-histopathological and dermoscopic features of Becker nevus: an analytical observational study from southwestern India
Background: Becker nevus (BN), a common nevoid hamartoma, presents as a hypermelanotic often hypertrichotic plaque localized to the chest, shoulder, or back in the first two decades of life. ...
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