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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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People who have refused treatment

I was diagnosed, with Alopecia Areata, a couple of weeks ago. I saw a dermatologist who prescribed steroid cream, followed by injections if…

Started by LC

79 1 hour ago
Reply by dianna

Insurance denial

I was diagnosed with Alopecia in January and twice now my insurance has denied me to see a dermatologist. They keep saying the Alopecia is…

Started by Nicole Kordie

43 8 hours ago
Reply by CompassionateCreations

Caution on regeneration

NAAF Statement on Hair Growth Study Findings You may have heard the latest news on a study released by Columbia University and the Universi…

Started by Tallgirl

0 9 hours ago

Telogen effuvium

If you have Telogen Effluvium, Please know your hair will regrow. Don't stress out, it's bad for your hair. If you have Telogen Effuvium yo…

Started by Angie

6 21 hours ago
Reply by Niece

Seeing hair regrowth

I am convinced that alopecia is a nutritional issue.  I have avoided posting to the discussion until now because I was so discouraged with…

Started by Angie

48 yesterday
Reply by konnie

Regrowth? Or not?

Hi, Everyone. I was just curious. I have had Alopecia since 2013 not sure the exact date I started losing my hair. I first noticed in July…

Started by Crissy

7 yesterday
Reply by Crissy

Alopecia and menopause

I have had AA off and on since I was 27.  A few patches, that treated with injections would regrow and then no problems for about 4 years u…

Started by Fiona

3 yesterday
Reply by Fiona

Iron shortage

Yesterday we went for the lab results. Her ANA was fine ( I am very glad about that!). Only her iron was low. It kinds of surprises me beca…

Started by Natascha

6 on Tuesday
Reply by GardenJess

Is there anyone in the same situation as me?

Hi everyone! I'm trying to see if there are a lot of people with the same situation as me when it comes to AA. In may I found my first huge…

Started by Mel

13 on Monday
Reply by Rox

Juicing and PH levels

Has anyone heard of the imbalance of PH levels causing hair loss? I did some research online and found that high acid levels can cause infl…

Started by reesespieces5678

2 on Sunday
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