i had my eyebrows microbladed yesterday . I have frontal fibrosising alopecia. After she started with the microblading she was having a hard time with my skin on the eyebrows. She said it was very…Continue
"I feel the same way. I wish they could find a cure or close to it. almost 2 weeks since diagnosis. I can still hide it a bit except when wind blows. Also I almost feel bald when the wind blows, so cold. But I have to say I’m very thankful I…"
"I hear ya Nina. I’m right there with you. Although I think the AIP diet is helping (and I feel better because of it beyond the hair) I find some weeks I drift into analyzing every hair shaft in my close up mirror and fretting about my…"
"Hi All - As difficult as it might seem, I really do think acceptance is the key. I read about all these different things each of us are trying, so many, that I get lost in the detail, and totally confused. It just seems so mad,…"
"Not sure if you were notified of my post on Monday. I answered most of your questions except whether I take supplements. I have taken the normal array of healthy supplement but stopped them 2 years ago. I have noticed no effect on my hair loss…"
"A study concluded hair loss occurred in people over 60 who are taking Humira along with Tramadol. Humira can also cause Lymphoma (cancer). The Tramadol did not cause hair loss. And, I bet they were talking about hair loss as in thinning like after a…"
"I'm scheduled to meet with Dr. Desai Wednesday the 11th. I've already had a biopsy through Kaiser who identified that I have FFA. I was told that Dr. Desai is the best so that is where I'm going. Even though…"
"Hi Wanda and Donna- I am so sorry that you both are dealing with this awful disease. It is a roller coaster ride trying to navigate through everything but you will find everyone here so supportive. If you go back through the posts you'll find a…"
"Thanks for letting me know. Are you using Monoxidil 5% and a steroid on your scalp? Are you using special shampoo? Are you on any special diet plan or supplements. Have you done any injections on your scalp. I'm so sorry…"
I have a friend who has always had thin hair. She hasn't been diagnosed with anything- just unlucky in the hair dept. She started using essential oils and had some success. She used something call Ylang Ylang along with lavender and cedarwood. I'll try this concoction since it was a scientific study. I have been using cod liver oil and it's soothed my itchy scalp. Dr. says to stop with Clobetasol for awhile...*sigh* It's always something isn't it! :)
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