Alopecia Areta Treatment

Alopecia Areata is an autoimmune disorder that causes hair loss on the scalp and other parts of the body. The hair loss can be patchy or complete, and it can affect both men and women of any age. The exact cause of Alopecia Areata is not known, but it is thought to be related to a problem with the immune system.

Hair loss can happen suddenly, and the hair may start to regrow just as quickly, or it may take months or even years for the hair to grow back. In some cases, the hair loss may be permanent.

There are several different treatment methods available for Alopecia Areata, including:

  • Topical medications: These are applied directly to the scalp and can include creams, gels, and lotions that contain ingredients such as minoxidil, anthralin, or corticosteroids. These medications help to stimulate hair growth and reduce inflammation.
  • Oral medications: These are taken by mouth and can include steroids, immunosuppressants, and biologic therapy. These medications help to reduce inflammation and modulate the immune system.
  • Light therapy: This involves using light to reduce inflammation and stimulate hair growth.
  • Injections: Corticosteroids are injected directly into the scalp to reduce inflammation and promote hair growth.

During the consultation, we will examine your scalp, discuss your concerns and medical history, and determine the best treatment method for your specific case of Alopecia Areata. We will also discuss any potential risks and side effects associated with the treatment, and develop a personalized treatment plan to help you achieve your desired results.