"Pascal, Elidel helped with mine! They were only starting to thin (and I had a bit of a hole in one of them), but I think the Elidel arrested the loss and filled in some missing parts. They're definitely not as big as they were before, but I am…"
"I am in the same boat as you are. I finally stopped reading all the posts on here even though I found them so informative and helpful, or at least insightful, in the early stages of finding out just what was going on with my hair. I…"
"Annie May I think tat some of us have Diffuse LPP as well as FFA. Some of the articles on LPP describe scalp hairloss as most often multi-focal areas (that often eventually join up) OR more diffuse; also that the nape is often an area of involvement…"
"Hi all, so far I have been spared the itchy scalp, it sounds absolutely horrid, painful and worst of all I imagine a constant reminder of the horrible condition. Thanks again all for your info, advice and support, I have a pharmacist review re…"
"I am SO thankful to have you all here. This disease is so bizarre and awful that I don't know what I would do without you.
I don't understand the variations between us either. As you said most of us have the creeping forehead…"
"Hi Agneta, If I ever get the chance to travel to your part of the world, I'd come visit & give you a huge hug....and yes coolness of the scalp (& body temp)certainly seems to help calm the eerie discomfort & odd scalp sensations…"
"Good afternoon Liz, Pif and Jules,
It really make me feel better after having read your jouney with this B....y disease. Knowing that there are women all over the world sharing this. It is a pity that we live so far from each other. I have contact…"
"Agneta, I am struggling too. I experience the wierd scalp sensations, sometimes tender, sometimes creepy itchiness,and my hair texture has changed, feels awful. Besides ffa, i believe i have diffuse lpp and scattered all over scalp as i get really…"
I'm also so grateful to have this site. I've struggled with this B*****. ffa issue for YEARS, not knowing the cause, thinking it was only me, wondering why my own immune system was 'attacking me' etc. It's…"
I am so grateful to have this site. Don´t know what to do without it. It´s a pity that we are so fare away from each other. Sweden is a small country and not so many have this condition. Now and then I have to get it all out of…"
"Hi Agneta, not brave at all, just working through the process of acceptance, some good days some bad, of course and in denial thinking that maybe I am going to be one of the lucky ones- and the disease just suddenly burns it self out and I…"
Oh how I admire all you ladies, with the brave attitude. I was diagnosed two years ago and I am on Plaquenil, Finasteride and steriod injections. I am still able to cover the"roads" on my scalp but not for much longer. All this…"
Yes HUGE gut symptoms, bloating, not 'regular' etc. Diagnosed with leaky gut. I read as much as possible , great book is this one by Dr Michael Mosley " The Clever Guts Diet: How to Revolutionise Your Body from the Inside…"
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