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

Started by Maggie Hoehn

9 17 hours ago
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 yesterday
Reply by traci

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

0 yesterday

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 on Saturday
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 on Saturday
Reply by Ines

Vellus hairs?

I've had alopecia areata for a year now, my patches are quite big and my hair fell out quite slowly.  Some hair is still falling out but no…

Started by buttons4me

0 on Friday

Got some treatment options from my dermatologist

I am pretty new to this site, I developed AA about 2 months ago, first time in my life. I have lost about 60% of my hair, I don't think my…

Started by Amp81

3 on Thursday
Reply by Sarah Elizabeth

Has any one try Fulfx hair growth product?

I've just read about this product and wonder if really works. If you've tried this, please le me know your experience. Thank you! http://ww…

Started by Littlebb

0 on Thursday

Does dyeing your hair really effect AA? (Sorry if this has been asked a million times before, I'm new!)

Firstly, I'd like to apologise if this has been asked a lot. I'm new to this site, and new to AA.  Searching the net seems to bring up very…

Started by SummerSolstice

3 on Thursday
Reply by cws

Has anyone tried a Chinese herb Ban Tu Wan

I heard about a Chinese Herb called Ban Tu Wan which was supposed to really help with hair regrowh from AA. Has anyone heard of or tried th…

Started by Starshine

6 on Wednesday
Reply by DJ88





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