In Reply We thank Chua and Li for their comments about our article recently published in JAMA Pediatrics. We agree that the relationship between solar protection and hair is complex. Moreover, we emphasize that the objective of our article was to provide primary care professionals and dermatologists with a strategy to open communication with adolescents regarding the importance of sun protection and the risks of exposure to natural and artificial ultraviolet light. Viva La Big Bang Theory.
Agi C, Cohen B. Solar Protection by Hair: More Complex Than It Seems to Be—Reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2014;168(11):1079. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.1761