"ChristyQ, I got mine microbladed about 3 months ago and it was the best thing I ever did- they were always a light strawberry blonde anyway, but when they started thinning- it became a horrendous chore each morning to try and pencil/powder them in…"
"I don't really have, actually never had any irritation or itchiness on my scalp/hairline- I have also lost about an inch all around and definite thinning on the top and somewhat thinning through the the rest of my hair.
My brows are very…"
"Agenta, I too am sorry that you are having such a time dealing with this stupid disease. There will be good days and bad days- but sometimes the bad days can really be overwhelming. The bad days can be made even worse when someone trying to…"
"Interesting- I was/am very low on both vitamin D and iron also- my doctor has me taking supplements for both and I am back to normal with iron but the vitamin D is still on the low side & need to be checked again in 3 months- "
" Liz - no problem, I am glad we are able to share our experiences with what we are doing or not doing for FFA, what works for one person might not be the thing for someone else and vice versa!
Enjoy your holiday and hopefully your…"
"Yash My mother has lost most of her hair also from Lupus, I think it is Lupus of the skin- she was around 70 though when it started with her and that was about 5 years ago. I am fairly certain she also has FFA, as she has all the FFA symptoms…"
"Liz L, I loved the way my LE system looked- I walked out of there feeling like a million bucks! My system was basically like a small hair band for my sides and bangs as the top of my head wasn't that bad so I didn't need the…"
"illustrat8r, luckily (considering how many other products make me itch)!!!!! dry shampoo doesn't bother me- though I did just get a different brand as I had a coupon ;-) so will see how it works out. I did notice there is a huge…"
"You look great Helen M! To be honest, what you have done is what I consider doing when/if the time comes, I tried a semi permanent hair piece and it wasn't for me. To read your story makes me more convinced that if I need to do it, it…"
"I hear you ladies! Or it looks the absolute best it has ever looked the day you are getting it cut :-/
I have discovered that dry shampoo is my new best friend for my hair- as no matter which shampoo/conditioner or combination of that I…"
"Haha happy Friday Halfbakedwho ;-D !
I just turned 53 and now have a neck that any self respecting turkey would be well proud of, blehhhhhhhhhhh.
Now a velvet turban, turtleneck, cape and of course a sword might well be the way to go forward-…"
"Rachel Germany I just checked out Three Bird Nest they do have good looking headbands, though yes, maybe a bit flamboyant for me and my weekly trip to the Walmart- but who knows- by this time next year I will have no problem rocking a velvet…"
"Thuya essential oil also looks promising, though I read several warnings on different sites that it should be used with professional guidance only :-/ yikes! So I think I'll start with castor oil and take it from there for now :-) I would…"
"I'm going to check out my local health food store and get some organic castor oil from there I think- thanks for the info on how you use it, a bit of trial and error is involved with the amounts I suppose for each person and my hair always…"
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