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Squaric acid treatments

I am looking for some opinions and insite... A new Derm that I went to see this week at Hershey Medical center here in PA who is a Scalp an…

Started by Becca74Latest Reply


Has anyone here been prescribed and used prednisolone? My dermatologist gave me a prescription for it, saying that she thinks my alopecia a…

Started by EpoLatest Reply

Acne on scalp?

Hello everyone- I'm not currently doing any topical treatments for my very diffuse AA (we are talking all over hair loss of about 50%). Any…

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New here

Hello all. I currently have alopecia and am struggling with it despite getting the shots every two weeks. The hair is coming back in some s…

Started by jrjtlj

2 8 hours ago
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Questions for people taking Xeljanz

Hello everyone, I've had AA for about 15 years and for the last couple of years it developed into AU. I've lost about 45% of my hair and I…

Started by Ahmed

0 yesterday

Xeljanz (Tofacitinib Citrate): My experience on the trial

I have received a lot of interest from others on here in my involvement with the Xeljanz trials at Yale. I thought it would be nice for ev…

Started by AlopeciaDestroyedMyLife

3720 on Saturday
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Regrowth with AU

I'm experiencing unprecedented regrowth, and want to hear about your similar experiences. I have had AU for almost 4 years now, first onset…

Started by molly

151 on Friday
Reply by mtran2000

Diagnosed AU without trigger: (trying) to cure the natural way

Dear all, This is my first post. Last September suddenly out of the blue I started losing my hair, and it progressed very quick between 2…

Started by Gon

13 on Friday
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Topical Xeljanz

we have a few threads about oral Xeljanz treatment but nothing dedicated to information about the topical form. The cream seems like it wou…

Started by chris_s

134 on Friday
Reply by Pat

Has anyone with Universalis had any luck with this Monat?? (or anything for that matter...) I want proof.

I have a hair stylist friend talking to me about monat. Now I have had Universalis since I was 13...20 years of nothing. Of course I am ske…

Started by rhiana leigh woester

4 on Thursday
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I just wonder if anyone with frontal fibrosing alopecia is experiencing sweats and very strong hot flashes or is it just a menopausal thing…


1 on Thursday
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Squaric acid

Have any of you gone through squaric acid treatments? I'm supposed to start in a few weeks.  After each treatment could you tolerate having…

Started by Almost Totalis

0 on Thursday

JAK3 Kinase inhibitors

Tofacitnib and Ruxolitinib are believed to help alopecia areata because they are JAK3 Kinase inhibitors. But, Quercetin, Curcumin, EGCG hav…

Started by Brianboy

16 on Thursday
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