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Lichen Planopilaris, Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia, Sunscreen
This case report further supports a possible association between spray-on sunscreen use and lichen planopilaris (LPP). In order to lead to more accurate diagnosis and treatment, dermatologists should elucidate specific sunscreen use in patients presenting with symptoms consistent with LPP.
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