Traction alopecia is a form of hair loss caused by prolonged tension on the hair follicles. This type of hair loss is most commonly seen in those who wear tight hairstyles such as braids, weaves, extensions, tight ponytails or other tightly worn hair accessories. Traction Alopecia Symptoms Traction alopecia can cause hair to thin or
The team at HRBR remain one of the most highly skilled and qualified hair transplant teams anywhere in the world. The team is currently made up of four Consultant Surgeons, a Consultant Dermatologist, a Qualified Doctor, five Registered Nurses as well as a group of highly skilled hair transplant technicians, administration and support staff. The
Following the recent BRAVE-AA trials Olumiant (baricitinib) has become the first USFDA approved systemic treatment (i.e. treats the entire body rather than a specific location) for Alopecia Areata. About the new Drug (Baricitinib) Alopecia areata is an autoimmune condition characterized by rapid hair loss in the scalp, eyebrows, and eyelashes, for which treatments are limited.
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The hair loss condition Alopecia Areata was thrown into the headlines in recent times when Chris Rock made an inappropriate joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head at the Oscars. Jada was visibly upset following the comment. Jada has been open about her journey with Alopecia Areata over recent years and in 2021 explained that
The hair loss condition Alopecia Areata was thrown into the headlines this week when Chris Rock made an inappropriate joke about Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head at the Oscars. Jada was visibly upset following the comment. Jada has been open about her journey with Alopecia Areata over recent years and in 2021 explained that her
HRBR Consultant Dermatologist, Dr Dmitri Wall and Professor Rod Sinclair, Professor of Dermatology at the University of Melbourne have developed a patient database to record and study the outcomes of patients suffering from hair loss and who have contracted Covid-19. Researchers have suggested that some of the treatments used in patients suffering from hair loss