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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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Crohns+ Alopecia + Humira = hair growth

I have been taking Humira for Crohns since last spring. I went from being completely bald for 6 years to this! I have the most hair on the…

Started by Aimee

25 13 hours ago
Reply by Niece


I am new to this site and am writing because I am frustrated and at a loss. I have lichen planopilaris and have been on multiple (!) medica…

Started by Robbe

2 19 hours ago
Reply by Frida Rupert

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

5345 yesterday
Reply by Frida Rupert

Low Dose Naltrexone...can help?

Appears yes: FDA-approved naltrexone, in a low dose, can normalize the immune system — helping those with HIV/AIDS, cancer, autoimmune dis…

Started by Nicolas

31 on Tuesday
Reply by Vicki

Interleukin 2 low dose THE CURE

Hello I am french there is a new treatment the molecule is interlekin 2 in low dose and the drug is aldeslekin it is the professor passeron…

Started by kevin

57 on Tuesday
Reply by Return_life

Im starting Xeljanz for alopecia areata

Hi all you lovely balding beauties! I'm a 31 year old female from Southern California. My AA started 4 years ago and hasn't stopped. My hai…

Started by Karaholly

16 on Tuesday
Reply by hagster

muscle spasm in scalp

I have alopecia areata, prior to my bald spots falling out I felt a strange feeling, I guess you could call it tingling. It wasn't very not…

Started by Traci

2 on Tuesday
Reply by Frida Rupert

Alopecia triggered by pregnancy

Hi. I'm 9 months pregnant. I started losing my hair at 3 mths and am not almost bald and have list most of my eyebrows. I never lost my hai…

Started by Ann

8 on Tuesday
Reply by sadele


Has anyone who has lost their eyelashes tried LashBoost from Rodan+Fields?  My daughter (9 years old) has AU and lost her eyelashes when sh…

Started by BaldisBeautiful

2 on Sunday
Reply by hagster

Anyone have any results with Minoxidil for a female with male pattern thinning?

I don't know where to start! I'm thinning right in the front of my head. Major anxiety over this and I'm taking all the right vitamins and…

Started by Eli

2 on Sunday
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