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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…

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

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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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Scarring alopecia.

Anyone on here have you ever been diagnosed with that. And if so did you have to get a skin biopsy.

Started by kimmy68

2 3 hours ago
Reply by Chericheri


Has anyone ever had to have a biopsy for the diagnosis of alopecia. My daughter hairhasnt grown back in almost two years.

Started by kimmy68

1 6 hours ago
Reply by Pavla

Shampoo for sensitive scalp

Does anyone else get sores on your scalp with areata? Seems like it only happens in the winter. I still have about half of my hair so I use…

Started by Amanda

0 13 hours ago

Frontal Fibrosing diagnosis bummer

Hello all! I was so pleased to see this forum. I have been so frustrated for years. My symptoms first showed at about age 38 with itchy eye…

Started by AviatrixAmy

2 yesterday
Reply by Joy


I had a very confusing visit with the dermatologist. Told me there is nothing they could do for my alopecia until I see an endocrinologist.…

Started by ELeibich

2 on Wednesday
Reply by ELeibich

Dermatologist or endocrinologist?

Hi, I was thinking. For Alopecia, Is it better to go to a Dermatologist or an endocrinologist to be treated? Would a  endocrinologist have…

Started by DJ88

0 on Wednesday

The answer is Iodine and toxic levels of Halogens So here was are at the end of 20…

Started by Maggie Hoehn

9 on Sunday
Reply by Maggie Hoehn

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

105 Nov 22
Reply by traci

Losing eye lashes

Hello, So for the last few weeks now, I have been losing patches of eye lashes (But only on one eye) Which has really been irritating my ey…

Started by Lizzie

15 Nov 22
Reply by Sarah Reade, MD

Baby hair

Hi all! I lost all my hair last year. Five months ago I went to homeopatic doctor and he changed my diet and gave me some mineral supplemen…

Started by Ines

2 Nov 22
Reply by Ines





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