"My skin feels thicker too. I call it "chicken skin!" It looks rough but doesn't really feel rough? At first I thought it was that my pores looked bigger but my dr says it's actually scarring from the hair follicles on my face.…"
"Oh Molly I had 4 flair ups on my face that no one could put down to anything but I now think it was FFA. It was so terrible and I am sorry you have it too. I hope you can find something for the burning and itch. When I had flares…"
"I've had a very similar experience. It hadn't even noticed my hair loss, but went to the dermatologist for the changes of the skin on my face. My dermatologist said the bumps and appearance of my face was due to the same process that was…"
"No AnnieMay as really it's not that bad.... I have itching at the nape of my neck at the moment but as I said to my derm, I scratch at it now and then but not enough that I am asking her for relief for it. x"
"I am new to alopecia world and think this is a wonderful place for those of us all in the same boat to share stories and comfort one another as we endure this strange condition.
I have been dealing with AA for almost 20 years. About one year ago I…"
"I have age spots too. My skin went from smooth and no blotches to red and brown blotches on my cheeks, chin, nose and side of my neck. It beautifully contrasts my stark white sides and temple. I have red and black dots that are broken blood vessels.…"
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