"From my experience, no it doesn't. The gluten free diet is hard to follow, and any slip ups and you might as well call it quits. I've heard of gluten free recovering alopecia patients who also had celiac disease, but no one will ever truly…"
"Right through my 20's. Shaved my head still see patches. Looks like I've got lepracy whatever I do. Always asked to remove my hat. Failed theory test for driving put off by hair on show. Job interviews... Good luck. Can't work with…"
"I want to comment on my experience. I was diagnosed with AA 45 years ago. At the time, I was attempting to quit smoking. The doctor told I should keep smoking....stress related! Thankfully, I didn't listen to that advice! So for all these…"
"I just wanted to update with a recent change we saw with our daughter. We have been gluten free/dairy free for nearly two years. Her hair started growing back 6 months after we started the diet. It came in quickly once it started.…"
"I have read alot regarding diet and if eating certain foods helps with Alopecia or other autoimmune diseases. From what I have read not really, unless you have Celiac Disease and must eat gluten free diet, or if you have any other food allergy.…"
"Wow you go girl (Cstarr) I sent you a friend request, I would like to follow your progress to see if the Paleo diet with methotrexate works for you. May be we can support teach other in some small way. I am thinking about starting a Biotin…"
Right after my hair fell out last year I went for all kinds of testing found out I have celiac so I have been gluten free ever since. I can't say it had helped really, I have short tiny blond eyelashes that may be re growth or from…"
"I have had a very bad rash on my hands for years. I had tried everything and nothing helped. I had to wear cotton gloves to protect my hands. It was very painful. Then someone told me it was a gluten rash and after doing some research…"
"It took a good 3 months before he saw any results - in addition he avoided foods high in sugar and preservatives and was also told to eat as much cabbage as possible. The Naturopath said that cabbage is a highly anti-inflammatory food and is good…"
"Thanks for the advise guys. I spoke to someone this weekend who has AU and she has been on a gf diet 2 years now she has lashes en brows and hair on other few places. She says she's not sure if its the diet. I think if it works for someone…"
"Pam and Stephanie - Mind if I ask how long it took to start seeing growth after going GF? I did gf for about 9 months (actually, mostly paleo for 9 month) and didn't see much of anything happening. A few months later, I had eyelashes on one eye…"
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