Hey All,For anyone who doesn't know my story, I first experienced AA in April of 2012. Had a huge softball size spot on my crown and then one in the front of my head. Both of which have since grown…Continue
Hey all,Due to work I have been all over New York Fashion Week coverage and came across a designer I've always really liked. The design company is HONOR and their Facebook page linked an article…Continue
Hi All,I've been having a hard time lately with my hair and the emotions that are tied with it. I've had Alopecia Areata for a little over a year now. It started in April of last year as a small dime…Continue
Hi All,Had a follow up appointment with my derm this week. He addministered the shots to my patchy shots as per usual, because why the hell not at this point. The spots are still active but I'm not…Continue
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I've decided to try a dairy and gluten free diet(or at least cut them out considerably). I'm a big believer that your diet has a lot to do with the way your body reacts to an already existing problem. I'm mostly trying to cut out inflammatories because even before AA appeared in my life I've always had skin problems (rashes, itchiness, dryness) that I believe are connected to my diet. If it doesn't help my AA at least I'll be healthier! My question is for anyone who has tried a diet like…Continue
I joined a couple of months ago and have been kind of quietly checking things out but now feel comfortable to post here. Here's my story in a nutshell.
I noticed a small spot around my crown in April of this year and within 6 or 7 weeks it was about the size of a lemon(weird comparsion? lol). While I knew deep down it was AA as I was a hairstylist for a handful of years and know all about conditions of the scalp, I needed a disgnosis. Low and behold it was AA. I got…Continue