The following articles provide an overview over the current research in clinical micropigmentation:

Camirand, André and Jocelyn Doucet
“Needle Dermabrasion”
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 21 (1997): 48-51

Chun, Yoon Sun and Dennis P. Orgill
“Breast Reconstruction and Nipple-Areola Reconstruction”, August 20, 2009
(accessed February 24, 2010)

de Cuyper, Christa
“Cosmetic and Medical Applications of Tattooing”
Dermatologic Complications with Body Art
Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2010

El-Ali, Kamal, M. Dalal, C.C. Kat
“Tattooing of the Nipple-Areola Complex: Review of Outcome in 40 Patients”
Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 59 (2006): 1052-1057

Farhadi, Jian
“Reconstruction of the Nipple-Areola Complex: An Update”
Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 59 (2006): 40-53

Ijsellmuiden, Otto
“Anwendung von Dermatographie als Behandlungsmethode in
verschiedenen medizinischen Fachbereichen”
Der Hautarzt 47 (1996): 682-685

Tsur, Haggai and Haim Kaplan
“Camouflaging Hairless Areas on the Male Face by Artistic Tattoo”
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 92.2 (August, 1993): 357-360

Vassileva, Snejina and Evgenya Hristakieva
“Medical Applications of Tattooing”
Clinics in Dermatology 25 (2007): 367-374

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