Are you someone who has been dealing with loss of hair, or in other words, alopecia? If so, it’s time for you to get the help you need. Alopecia is the sudden loss of hair which can start in one place on your body and end in more patches that may end up overlapping. Unfortunately, alopecia cannot be cured, but treatment can help reduce the significance of hair loss you’re experiencing. If you think you’re experiencing alopecia because you’ve been dealing with sudden hair loss, it’s time to learn more from the dermatologists at Azeal Dermatology Institute in Boulder.

What are the signs and symptoms of alopecia?

There are a few signs you may not be able to ignore, such as the most obvious, hair loss, as well as more unusual symptoms, such as small dents in your finger and toe nails, anxiety and itchiness. However, the main symptom is patchy hair loss.

What can you do to treat alopecia?

Unfortunately, alopecia is non-reversible; however, there are some ways to slow and reduce the amount of hair loss you experience in the future. When you make an appointment with the experienced dermatologists here at Azeal Dermatology Institute in Boulder, we will assess your situation, then prescribe some sort of treatment. Your treatment may include steroids, and immunosuppressive dve drug, a vasodilator or an anti-inflammatory. We will also suggest you amp up your self-care with stress management and PUVA therapy. Reach out to us online or give us a call for immediate help! We have the answers you need.