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How can I fix my (female) androgenic alopecia due to PCOS? (Photo)

I was diagnosed w/ PCOS 7 years ago, but had symptoms since 15. I am now 25. With a lot of exercise, complete change in diet, metformin &... READ MORE

Hair Shedding After 2 Years of Minoxidil Use?

I'm a 27 year old female diagnosed with androgenetic alopecia and have been regularly using 5% minoxidil for the last 2 years. My hair fall had... READ MORE

Traction Alopecia. Recovered 65% But Still Have Wide Part Lines? (photo)

I wore clip on hair ext for 5 yrs, gave them up 1 1/2 years ago after discovering traction alopecia. My hair has recovered approx 65% but I still have... READ MORE

Can a 33 Year Old Women Who Plans Never to Have Kids Use Propecia for Hair Loss?

I am a 33 year old female who has androgenetic alopecia. I have had some mild improvements with minoxidil but not entirely to my satisfaction. I have... READ MORE

How can I stop my eyebrows hair loss? I have aloe alopecia also. How can I make my eyebrows grow back?

Hello I have aloe alopecia my eyebrow are falling out. They are so bad that they are leaving bald spots! I'm 17 years old. I've went to the... READ MORE

Does propecia cause gynecomastia often, or is it very rare?

I'm thinking of taking Propecia for DPA (diffuse pattern alopecia), meaning that I am thinning mainly at the crown but also all the top area of my... READ MORE

What are the negative effects of vaseline on hair?

I have thinning hair (due to androgenic alopecia) and I like using a petrolatum-vaseline-wax pomade to style my hair. I've read that (1) vaseline... READ MORE

How long does hair normally take to grow back in a healthy person with no hereditary hair loss?

For example, if hair follicles fall out (or gets yanked out from aggressive brushing), how long does it usually take to start growing? I have had long... READ MORE

Do the hairs lost from androgenic alopecia have white bulbs at the end?

I am a 23 y.o. male. My hairline has been slowly receding for a few years but over the last several months I have been losing a large amount of hair... READ MORE

Will Propecia cause accelerated hair loss if you try it, then stop taking it after a period of time?

Thinking of taking Propecia for Diffuse Pattern Alopecia i.e. I'm thinning at the crown but also at the top area of my head, w/ hair-line & temples... READ MORE

What's the difference between androgenic alopecia and Telogen effluvium?

23 year old female suffering from 10 months of hair loss. It has thinned out through out my scalp. I have no patches. I shed/lose more hair after I... READ MORE

My hairline is suffering from Traction Alopecia, will it ever fully recover? (photo)

I am 16 years old and a boy. I used to have long hair ever since I was a child and that hair would be tied as a bun on top of my head. I got a haircut... READ MORE

What Are My Options With Alopecia Universalis To Get Eyebrows and Lashes Back?

I Am a 39yr Old Male and Have Alopecia Universalis. What Treatment Options Do I  Have to  get my eyebrows and eyelashes back? What other... READ MORE

Is this androgenic alopecia? (Photo)

I am a 22 year old female who has been suffering from hair loss for about a year and 3months. When I first went to the doctor I was told I had telogen... READ MORE

23 year old female. I have had hair loss problem for 4 years now. What is the right treatment?

It starts in May.2 months before the hair loss each year my nails become brittle.In the first year, it was because of stress.The second year I was... READ MORE

I have androgenetic apolepcia as well. And I'm only 19 years old. Is a hair transplantation a solution?

Hello. I have androgenetic apolepcia as well. And I'm only 19 years old (Soon 20) My frontal hair has receded a lot) My father is bald. I'm really... READ MORE

What is your experience treating women with androgenic alopecia using Vagifem?

I'm a 55 year old female that has been diagnosed with androgenic alopecia. Currently using spiro 150mg daily and 5% rogaine. Hair loss is "normal".... READ MORE

Can I take Rogaine for traction alopecia?

I read somewhere that Rogaine can help with traction alopecia (which I got due to hair extensions), and that once hair growth has returned, it can be... READ MORE

The shedding is taking too long with minoxidil? How long should I use it to see whether it works for me or I should stop?(photo)

The treatment for androgenic alopecia was working good for me after 8 months of taking spironolactone 100 mg and dutasteride. When I went back to the... READ MORE

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