Can scarring cause hair loss?

Absolutely yes. And this is called cicatricial alopecia and has many causes ranging from trauma to surgery to infection to burns and more...

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Whats a safe amount of b5 vitamin for acne and acne scars. Also what's a safe amount of b5 vitamin without the cause of hair loss.?

Depends! Vitamin b5 is also known as pantothenic acid. U of maryland med center offers some thoughts on dosing at http://www.Umm.Edu/altmed/articles/vitamin-b5-000336.Htm. You can also find more info at www.Drugs.Com. Read more...
None . According to the nih, pantothenic acid b5 is ineffective to treat acne. See http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/853.Html. Read more...

Saw derm. For recent hair loss. Said follicles on scalp do not show scarring, which means it may be temporary and could grow back, is this right?

HAIR LOSS. IS THAT WHAT YOUR DERM SAID? IT COULD BE TEMPORARY OR IT COULD BE PROGRESSIVE. NO ONE REALLY KNOWS . . . MAKE SURE YOU SHAMPOO OFTEN AND DO NOT APPLY ANY STRONG CHEMICALS TO YOUR SCALP. BEST LUCK . . . Read more...