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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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Woman uses steriods for chest infection cure her Alopecia?

I was wondering if anyone has seen this. Apparently, some Woman with AU had a Chest infection and used a steroid and it ended up curing her…

Started by DJ88

0 4 hours ago

Xeljanz (Tofacitnib 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

35 17 hours ago
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Topical immunotherapy and calosol recovery ointment?

Has anyone tried topical immunotherapy? I have seen reports of it and how some people with AA, At,and even AU had complete regrowth after t…

Started by DJ88

5 on Friday
Reply by Jane

Can androgenic alopecia change to alopecia universalis?

My Derm told me I have two kinds of alopecia . I am interested to know can androgenic alopecia change to alopecia universalis? Mellisa

Started by Mellisa

2 on Friday
Reply by Jane


Hi all!  It's been a while since I was on here last but I'm hoping you guys can give me some advice or personal experience with using acupu…

Started by Jen G.

2 on Thursday
Reply by Jen G.

Using stem cells to treat alopecia areata

Has anybody heard of using stem cells to treat alopecia areata? We banked my daughters cord blood and we are wondering if anyone has ever i…

Started by Jules1984

13 on Thursday
Reply by Jim In Cali

NAAF: FDA-approved drug produces near complete hair regrowth

The National Alopecia Areata Foundation congratulates its advisors, Drs. Raphael Clynes (center), Angela Christiano (right) and Julian Mack…

Started by Alopecia World

28 on Thursday
Reply by dianna

Diffuse eyebrow hair loss and scaling. Is it AA?

Hello, Since last August I have been experiencing scaling in the eyebrows and subsequent hair loss of the brow hair. It began as white gunk…

Started by SarahS

8 Aug 26
Reply by iiann robert

Has anyone experience with Dr. Redmond Geoffrey?

Any information will be helpful.

Started by Mellisa

0 Aug 26

How does your body react to viruses?

  For several months now I have noticed I dont really ever get a full blown cold or flu. I will have days of waves of feeling viral-y (my w…

Started by Crispix67

3 Aug 25
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