Medical News Today: Hair loss on temples: Everything you need to know
There are several potential reasons why a person might lose hair on the temples. Read on to find out the various causes and their associated treatments.
A dermatologist answers some of your top COVID-19 concerns: what to do about dry hands, how to tackle skin damage from wearing PPE, and why we should expect stress-induced hair loss when the pandemic subsides.
Folliculitis decalvans (FD) is a form of inflamed primary cicatricial alopecia (PCA). FD is classified as a neutrophilic PCA; however, only a few previous studies have described its histopathology, including the assessment of systematically evaluated and quantified follicular changes in horizontally sectioned biopsy specimens with clinical and dermoscopic findings of the early and advanced stages.
HAIR loss can seem like an inevitable part of the ageing process but evidence shows that you can correct it. One unconventional approach to hair loss has yielded encouraging results.
The objective of this study is to determine if AGA patient response to adjuvant PRP can be stratified based on quantitative hair counts after two treatment sessions. PMID: 32248528 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
HAIR loss is a common phenomenon, especially as people get older, but that doesn't make it any less upsetting. There are a number of cosmetic options available to treat hair loss but if you are looking for a natural solution, a nutritional-based supplement has shown promising results.
Authors: Gul A, Gul M, Ozsoy S, Sarac T, Celik DS, Semercioz A, Serefoglu EC Abstract OBJECTIVES: Although the association between 5 alpha reductase inhibitors used for the treatment of both androgenetic alopecia and benign prostatichy perplasia and their side effects is well established, the impact of dutasteride on testicular structure is not clear. To evaluate the alterations in spermatogenesis and serum FSH, LH, testosterone and dihydrotestosterone concentrations along with the oxidative status in testes and blood of the rats treated with daily dutasteride. METHODS: A total of 18 male Sprague-Dawley rats ha...
Authors: Mahmoudi H, Rostami A, Tavakolpour S, Nili A, Teimourpour A, Salehi Farid A, Abedini R, Amini M, Daneshpazhooh M Abstract Background: Frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA) is a scarring alopecia with no promising treatment.Objective: To evaluate the additive efficacy of oral isotretinoin to topical treatments.Methods: Between November 2017 and August 2018, FFA patients were randomly assigned to receive either isotretinoin (20mg/d) plus topical treatments (clobetasol 0.05% and tacrolimus 0.1%) or monotherapy with topical treatments. Treatments' efficacy was evaluated through Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia Severity I...
Conclusion: The overall prevalence of AA among a population of Saudi patients is 2.3%. AA prevalence is higher in pediatrics than adults. Common comorbid conditions include hypothyroidism, diabetes mellitus, and atopic diseases. PMID: 32231700 [PubMed]
Authors: Asfour L, Yiu ZZN, Warren RB Abstract Introduction: Skin conditions are common and highly varied in their etiology; therefore, a diverse array of therapeutics are utilized. Drug safety studies in dermatology can be challenging as there are over 3000 diagnoses to consider. As a result, dermatologists rely on data from multiple sources including clinical trials and real-world evidence.Areas covered: In this review, we cover the main sources of safety data available, their strengths and weaknesses and how dermatologists should utilize such data. We use real-world examples of the different types of adverse eve...