When alopecia areata devlops, the body attacks its own hair follicles. A persons genetic makeup, combined with others factors, triggers this form of hair loss. People with alopecia areata may have a higher risk for: Another autoimmune disease such as thyroid disease or vitiligo (patches of lighter skin appear)
New hair growth usually takes about 4-6 weeks. Injections are repeated at every 4-6 weeks until the hair has grown back . The medicine is usually stopped after 6 months.
Always consult qualified & eaperienced dermatologist.
- Posted on: 2019-03-05T11:30:44