"I've been on Dutasteride (better than Finasteride) for a couple of years now. I believe it is the only thing that has saved the rest of my hair from falling out. I also use Rogaine. I still believe that no one in the world…"
"I've taken a real hit lately. Probably a full inch. So depressing. The last photo is two years ago. I am 60 years old. Just needed to share today. I sure hope all of you out there are doing better than I am…"
"I have been consuming organic lemon juice for 3 years now. I don't leave home without it. I read somewhere recently that lemon is too acidic to consume and could cause problems for FFA . What the heck!! Has anyone else…"
"My hair doctor just asked me to quit using my Rogaine/Minoxidil for 2 weeks because I have been having dizzy spells lately and all blood work/eye doctor/nuerologist have ruled out anything else that could be causing it. I'm terrified to go two…"
"Hello all! Went to a new derm today (didn't like my old one). I am already on Dutasteride and Minoxidil, but she is going to add CLOBETASOL PROP 0.05% SOLN 25ML . She said to just rub it in over my Minoxidil. …"
"I really thought the Dutasteride was helping. I went all year without losing much more that I originally had. I also believe in Rogaine. I had to go to the emergency room about a month or so ago during a very stressful time and I…"
"Short story.....went to the emergency room about a month ago thinking I was having a heart attack! Good News! I wasn't! Anyway, it was VERY stressful to say the least and I just KNEW my hair was going to take a BIG hit because…"
"Has anyone ever used the drug Lexapro? I wonder if this caused my FFA. I also used sunscreen daily for over 20 years and now use mineral sunscreen that I check with EWG ratings. I feel I need the antidepressant more than ever.…"
Maybelline Dream Velvet Soft Matte Hydrating Foundation I think has slightly better coverage.
I bought both not knowing if I'd like either one-but I did like them both. So, I use the Dream Mousse Matte for every day and…"
"I have used makeup with sunscreen in it FOREVER! I have fair skin so I thought I was doing the right thing. Well, the sunscreen did NO good. I still have precancerous spots that need freezing and FFA. Great!
I too have ditched the sunscreen in my…"
"I bought one yesterday Ester Lauder in a sponge stick. Have just come from a visit to my trichologist Dr Carol Michaelidis at Phillip Kingsley London who says for years she has been concerned about spf and this stupid condition
I am convinced sunscreen is partially the problem with my FFA diagnosis. I have religiously warn it in my moisturizer, and foundation makeup for many years. I just went without it for over two weeks (no makeup) and I am already feeling prickly new hairs growing along my hairline.I have easily found skincare without sunscreen/spf, but I cannot find a quality foundation that has decent coverage for my makeup.What have you all found?See More
Has anyone ever used the drug Lexapro? I wonder if this caused my FFA. I also used sunscreen daily for over 20 years and now use mineral sunscreen that I check with EWG ratings. I feel I need the antidepressant more than ever. As for my eyebrows I got permanent cosmetic procedure and it was the best thing I did. I can actually look at myself in a mirror without getting so depressed.
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