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How could female alopecia be cured?

How could female alopecia be cured?

Alopecia: I hope this is not the effect of your hairstylist.
The best doctor to see would be a dermatologist! ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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How can alopecia be cured in women?

How can alopecia be cured in women?

Depends on the cause: Alopecia means hair loss. The most common causes are androgenic (hormonal), areata (allergic/inflammatory), and traction (due to trauma, pulling, or even vigorous hair care). Therefore, treatment also varies. A small biopsy may be helpful with identifying the cause and narrowing down treatment options. Don't forget about thyroid problems too! ...Read more

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What are the causes of female baldness and what's the cure?

What are the causes of female baldness and what's the cure?

ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted. You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA. With supplements start at a Low and go slow. ...Read more

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Is there a way to cure female pattern baldness?

Is there a way to cure female pattern baldness?

Rogaine (minoxidil) for Women: Rogaine (minoxidil) for women is an over-the-counter fda approved therapy for female pattern alopecia. Another option is hair transplantation. ...Read more

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Any home remedies to cure my female pattern baldness?

Any home remedies to cure my female pattern baldness?

ALOPECIA TX: Alopecia or hair loss may be multifaceted. You need full Exam &lab work up especially Vit d/Thyroid studies /TESTOSTERONE/ b12 and folate. If they are normal start high dose Biotin zinc B12 and folic acid. Rogaine (minoxidil) and Propecia may be helpful. If there is no improvement consult dermatology for biopsy to rule out auto-immune ALOPECIA AERATA. With supplements start low and go slow. ...Read more

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How to cure alopecia?

How to cure alopecia?

Start medication now: For male pattern baldness. Get evaluated by an MD since some forms of hair loss are not MPB. However if it is MPB, you will have better results by starting now with minoxidil and dutasteride. Hair loss is progressive, so the longer you wait the harder it is to gain the lost hair back. Try meds first. If they don't stop the loss, you can consider transplant. ...Read more

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What causes alopecia in women?

What causes alopecia in women?

Many causes.: Can be autoimmune, hormonal or nutritional. Need to see a dermatologists. ...Read more

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Can alopecia be cured and how?

Can alopecia be cured and how?

Depends: Alopecia can be a separate disease but is normally a symptom or an inherited problem and not a seperate disease. The first step to determine if it can be reversed is to determine the cause. You will need to see a doctor who deals with your problem to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I have alopecia. Can it be cured?

I have alopecia. Can it be cured?

Tel Effl. Spontaneous: If you have telegen effluvium due to postpartum hair loss, lack of eating redmeat, lsck of iron, zinc, HUGE stress, and secondary to meds like antidepressants, reducing the triggers has a good chance of having it cured spontaneously. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure alopecia?

Is there any way to cure alopecia?

Depends on the Cause: Alopecia can be caused by many different diseases. The treatment depends on the cause, so it is important to get a proper diagnosis. I would recommend you see a dermatologist who has significant experience dealing with the many different causes of hair loss so you can be assured you are getting a proper diagnosis and treatment regimen. ...Read more

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I have alopecia aerta. What is the cure?

I have alopecia aerta. What is the cure?

There's no cure: Forgive my frankness. This is the truth. You will need to adapt. I have a physician friend who has it; he's a fitness guy and loves the cleanness and freedom it gives him. Many athletes are fully smooth by choice. If you're a female, it's your choice as to whether to wear a hairpiece or simply choose baldness as a fashion statement. This may not be what you want to hear. But it's the best advice. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of alopecia and how to cure this? Its going to be about 1 year. I am suffering from this disease

What are the symptoms of alopecia and how to cure this? Its going to be about 1 year. I am suffering from this disease

Alopecia: Unfortunately, alopecia is difficult to treat. Sometimes it can resolve on its own with time, sometimes not. There are some successful reports of using topical steroids for treatment. ...Read more

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Is going bald for woman solves her alopecia?

Is going bald for woman solves her alopecia?

A dermatologist will: Give you a good answer. If it is alopecia he/she will help you deal w/it. Many others have done so successfully. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for alopecia totalis?

Is there a cure for alopecia totalis?

Alopecia totalis: This depends on how long the condition has been present. In the early stage of this extreme hair loss on the scalp, there are certain topical medications that have been used as well as injections of a steroid over a period of weeks or months. A dermatologist will be able to discuss many or all of the various remedies that are now being used. No over-the-counter treatments will help. Best luck! ...Read more

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What can cure alopecia totalis?

What can cure alopecia totalis?

Alopecia totalis: Intralesional or topical corticosteroids are the initial treatment for most patients with patchy alopecia areata. Topical immunotherapy can be used as first-line treatment for patients with extensive disease in which greater than 50% of scalp hair is lost. Some second line therapies include minoxidil, anthralin, and photochemotherapy. Systemic therapy is usually reserved for refractory cases. ...Read more

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Will there ever be a cure for alopecia?

Will there ever be a cure for alopecia?

A tough question: Well, given that there are several possible causes for hair loss it may be too much to expect a cure for all of them. And the genetic basis for some hair loss will be a tough one to develop a cure for. There are treatments but none currently that could be considered a cure. Sorry for the less than positive answer. ...Read more

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Hello Can I know what a cure for alopecia is?

Hello Can I know what a cure for alopecia is?

A work up by: Your dermatologist can help to determine the cause- that can then be treated. The cause is not always discovered. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me the reasons and cure for alopecia?

Type of alopecia: Some causes may be autoimmune, genetic, or viral. Treatment may not be needed. Find out the type of alopecia. If it is alopecia areata, there are topical steroids, puva, topical immune medications, and minoxidil. Talk to a doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can I cure alopecia naturally without wasting mooney or looking stupic?

How can I cure alopecia naturally without wasting mooney or looking stupic?

There are many...: ...Kinds of alopecia, with many causes, from illnesses to surgical procedures to medications to crash diets to stress. Once you know the cause you can tailor a treatment plan. Your dermatologist can help you with this. Most "natural" hair loss treatments are, indeed, a waste of money - so get professional help for this. ...Read more

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70% alcohol can cure alopecia by rubbing the affected parts 2 times a day? Is this true? Thank you.

Alopecia: Alcohol will not cure alopecia. Alopecia is hair loss. Alopecia can be caused by: infections, medications, stress, genetics, thyroid disease, anemia and others. See your dermatologist to find the cause of your alopecia then it can be easily treated. ...Read more

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Hello, im a female, 20yrs old. About 1year back I had an abortion using pills... And it was successful and im fine now... I'm facing alopecia for 10yr?

Hello, im a female, 20yrs old. About 1year back I had an abortion using pills... And it was successful and im fine now... I'm facing alopecia for 10yr?

Months, not years: Loose hair at this time is common. Usually a few months. See a dermatologist if severe. Bring all meds, pills, vitamins, herbs. Menst. Normal now? ...Read more

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How to cure alopecia areata?

How to cure alopecia areata?

I find: That intralesional injections help hair grow back faster, I also offer Laser hair growth, and supplements. Other medications are on the horizon for the more aggressive forms of AA (alopecia totalis or universalis). Most of the time AA is self limiting, to date there is no "cure" per say. ...Read more

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Can alopecia areata be cured?

Usually treated: Most with aopecoa aerate will respond to treatment. Depending on severity limited alopecia aerate will relsove but may occur later. Extensive alopecia aerate is more difficult to treat, oral simvistatin works well for many who used it. ...Read more

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What is the cure for traction alopecia?

Alopecia: Before doing anything else about traction alopecia I would recommend that you see your hairstylist to help you through this. If that isn't possible or doesn't work out, the next choice would be to see a dermatologist. It would not be unreasonable to see that doctor first. ...Read more

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How to fix androgenic alopecia in women?

How to fix androgenic alopecia in women?

Meds & Transplants: Female androgenetic alopecia / hereditary hair thinning can be effectively managed w/ Rx meds like topical minoxidil 82M, laser therapy, PRP & hair transplants depending on its severity. Early cases of shedding, thinning & decreased volume are managed with non-invasive treatments. Severe depletion of hair follicles can be corrected with FUE hair transplant. Seek an experienced "ABHRS" physician. ...Read more

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Can total hair lose from alopecia be cured?

Can total hair lose from alopecia be cured?

Alopecia areata: When there is complete hair loss from scalp (alopecia totalis) or from entire body (alopecia universalis) due to autoimmune attack on hair follicles, there are treatments available, however it often is a challenge to treat. The sooner the treatment is started, the more hair can possibly be recovered. Long standing alopecia areata is difficult to reverse. There is no cure for alopecia areata, . ...Read more

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How long does it take to cure alopecia using Ayurveda methods?

How long does it take to cure alopecia using Ayurveda methods?

It won't happen: Don't expect results. If you have male pattern baldness, and you want to treat it, get with a mainstream physician for medical or transplant Rx. If it's alopecia areata or telogen effluvium, it may remit on its own. Many men embrace their masculinity and genetics and focus on fitness -- do this and you'll look and feel great regardless of where there is and isn't hair. ...Read more

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Please tell me if androgenetic alopecia is reversible in women?

It can be: Remember, when treating androgenic alopecia, you are fighting nature. There are topical solutions, foams, lasers pills and even surgery (hair transplants). You should see a dermatologist who is well educated with the treatment of hair loss. The two of you may start a treatment course that will help reverse your hair loss. ...Read more

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Can chemical alopecia be cured o lost a lot hair due to chemicals?

Functional medicine: Hair production is the result of metabolic activity going on inside the follicular cells. Prognosis would be related to the type of chemical, route of administration (was it rubbed on?) and the identity and variety of various toxins, nutritional intervention and detoxification. Gi-immune management.. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Bauman
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