Alopecia Totalis: What You Need to Know

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Alopecia totalis

Alopecia totalis is an autoimmune condition and a more severe form of alopecia areata. There are two main types of alopecia totalis, one that is characterised by gradual, round, ‘patchy’ hair loss (starting off as alopecia areata) which eventually leads to a complete loss of hair on the scalp, and another which is characterised by… Read more »

Cicatricial Alopecia: It’s Not Your Father’s Baldness

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Cicatricial Alopecia

Everyone’s hair loss is different. Even “Male Pattern Baldness” which has a standard-sounding ring to it affects people differently and at different times. And, even if you’re expecting hair loss as a result of chemotherapy, you can’t expect yours to play out the same as the person next to you in the treatment room.  … Read more »