Alopecia Genetic Testing – DNA Test

Alopecia Genetic Testing – DNA Test  Androgenetic alopecia is the most common cause of hair loss. It affects both sexes equally regardless of age and needs immediate treatment to prevent its spread. It is an evolutionary phenomenon and therefore an appropriate treatment should be found in time in order to restore hair density. What is […]

Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) – Hair Loss

What is the DLE? Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) is an autoimmune and chronic disease that predominantly affects young people, especially women.  It affects tissues and organs, causing an immune response against the tissues themselves. It affects the skin, joints, internal organs, lungs and brain. The most common form of lupus is systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). […]

Lichen Planopilaris (LPP)

What is lichen planopilaris? LPP is a scalp condition that causes hair loss and creates hairless areas on the head. It is an autoimmune disease of unknown etiology.Medications, such as hypertensive medications, are likely to cause follicular lichen to appear on the scalp. This condition affects women more often than men. Lichen planopilaris is the […]

Scarring Alopecia

What is scarring alopecia? Scarring alopecia refers to a permanent loss of head hair due to a disease that destroys the hair follicle and creates a scar. The scar is due to various inflammatory skin conditions which creates  scars and  destroys the ability of the hair to regenerate again. Hair loss starts gradually and then […]

Diffuse Alopecia

Diffuse Alopecia Diffuse alopecia is a form of alopecia and refers to a reduction in the density of the hair. It is found with greater frequency in the female population compared to the male population. Diffuse alopecia is the result of a negative influence on the basic development of the hair life cycle. Essentially, immature […]

Alopecia Areata

What is alopecia areata? Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease that affects the hair on the head and body.  The hair loss may be limited to one area or may lead to complete loss of hair. It occurs in 1-2% of the population with equal frequency in both sexes, and more recently it occurs quite […]

Androgenetic Alopecia

What is androgenetic alopecia? Alopecia is the most common cause of hair loss. Androgenetic alopecia, commonly called baldness, is the most common form of alopecia in both men and women. It is estimated that a large percentage of men and women will develop androgenetic alopecia at some point in their lives. There is usually a […]