There are dermatologists and doctors who recommend vitamins for vitiligo.
Dermatologists and doctors are recommending to their vitiligo patients to take vitamins as a help to vitiligo.
Dr. Pearl Grimes of the Vitiligo and Pigmentation Institute of Southern California (located in Los Angeles) also serves on the Medical & Scientific Advisory Committee of Vitiligo Support International, Medical Advisory Board of the American Vitiligo Research Foundation, recommends vitamins to her vitiligo patients along with a topical and phototherapy. Pearl E. Grimes, MD, FAAD is a globally recognized dermatologic expert and a leading international authority on vitiligo and pigmentation disorders.
Toronto, Canada based Dr. Ben Kim who has vitiligo himself, recommends dietary and lifestyle adjustments including supplementation. His experience with vitiligo started when he was 19 years old. He was in his second year of university. He feels that having vitiligo has given him the gift of being able to almost instantly identify and appreciate people who have extra compassion for others. It’s forced him to mature in ways that he may not have without it.
Dr. Leopoldo Montes, a dermatologist in Argentina, served on the Medical & Scientific Advisory Committee of Vitiligo Support International, currently serves on the International Medical Advisory Board of the American Vitiligo Research Foundation, and holds US patent 4,985,443 Method and Composition of Treatment Vitiligo with vitamins. The formulation for Recouleur® dietary supplement is backed by a patent US patent 7,368,131 and has much in common with Montes’ work. Montes’ research supports the use of vitamin therapy for vitiligo. His book Vitiligo: Current Knowledge and Nutritional Therapy is the culmination of 50 years of research and experience. Recouleur® makes it easy to take the recommended vitamins for vitiligo. This article first appeared in our April 21, 2015 newsletter. Actually, Recouleur® has been dubbed the “vitiligo vitamin.”
Because it is natural, Recouleur® can be used alone or in combination with a doctor prescribed vitiligo treatment.