Kimberly S. Salkey, M.D., shares answers to some of the most common questions she encounters from patients about OTC hair loss treatments.
Thoroughly evaluating patients with hair loss requires considering everything from family history to the patient's dietary and drug regimens.
A 13-year-old girl presented with a history of atopic dermatitis and alopecia totalis. Nine months after starting dupilumab, the patient regrew hair on 60 percent of her scalp.
A 10-year-old girl is experiencing hair loss with no signs of lesions or scarring on her scalp. What’s your diagnosis?
EADV report shows that two JAK inhibitors reverses alopecia areata in some patients.
False eyelashes and hair extensions could become a problem if it becomes representative of the “ideal” woman.
Frontal fibrosing alopecia is a condition that is increasing in epidemic proportions, says Jerry Shapiro, M.D., in a presentation given at the 2018 AAD Summer Meeting.
Nutritional supplements should only be considered for a small subset of patients with alopecia areata, said Dr. Leslie Castelo-Soccio in a presentation from the AAD Summer Meeting.