Hair falling out

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by Guest Posts on Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:50 am

Hair falling out

My hair is going grey and the grey hairs are falling out can you tell me why.
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by Dr Anton Alexandroff on Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:57 am

Re: Hair falling out

Thank you for your question. It sounds as if you may have alopecia areata hair loss. In this type of alopecia hair often goes grey /white and falls out. It often resolves spontaneously although we now think that it is better to treat it actively. There are a number of rteatment options available including strong steroid creams and gels.

I hope this is helpful.
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Dr Anton Alexandroff FRCP(UK) PhD CCT(Derm) FRSM FAAD
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