Hair restoration for alopecia areata in Lahore Pakistan is performed at our clinic under the supervision of Dr. Ahmad Chaudhry. Do you know what Alopecia areata is all about? Well, the condition of hair loss is divided into various types out of which Alopecia is the most common one. This condition happens when you start facing hair fall in some smaller patches which is not easily noticed.
All these patches will connect themselves and start becoming noticeable. This whole condition will become worst when the immune system is attacked by the follicles which will result in severe hair loss. This condition will occur so suddenly and you will experience a fall of hairs on your eyelashes, face, or eyebrows.
This condition of total hair loss is known as alopecia Universalis and it might even prevent the hairs to grow back naturally.
What are the main causes of alopecia areata?
Alopecia areata is known to be an autoimmune condition. This autoimmune condition will develop as soon as the immune system has mistaken the healthy cells for foreign substances. The immune system plays a vital role to protect the body against all sorts of bacteria and viruses.
If you are passing through such a hair loss condition, then your immune system will start attacking the follicles. Hair follicles will become smaller and they will stop growing back to the normal hair growth. Researchers even today do not know the exact cause of this hair condition.
It might happen due to some family history of any other autoimmune conditions, such as type 1 diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis. Sometimes the environmental factors are also responsible to trigger people to move into such hair conditions.
Can your hair grow back if you have alopecia?
This is one such skin disorder in which you will face the worst hair loss in a form of patches in your scalp area. Bald patches will appear so suddenly and will affect just the limited areas. You will have your new hairs grow back either after 12 months or less.
How can I restore my hair from alopecia?
Prescription-strength corticosteroids in the liquid form should be applied directly to the scalp. This is known to be the most effective treatment for children who are affected by the alopecia areata. In the same way, Corticosteroid injections are also used over the patchy areas over the scalp that will help to revive back the hair growth after a few weeks.
What is the best treatment for alopecia?
The two best treatments are:
- Minoxidil: It is also known by the brand name Rogaine® where minoxidil can help you yet keep the hair growth all stimulated by another hair treatment.
- Corticosteroids you apply: You can also apply this medication over the bald spots once or even twice a day as it is instructed by your skin dermatologist.
What triggers alopecia?
This autoimmune hair condition will enhance as well as the immune system has flawed the healthful cells for the overseas substances. The immune system performs an indispensable position to guard the body against all varieties of microorganisms and viruses.
How it can be diagnosed?
For a better diagnose, you should get in touch with the skin specialist or your doctor so he can better figure out the actual treatment by looking at the extent of the hair loss. A doctor will also perform a scalp biopsy so they can better rule out any sort of condition that causes hair loss such as fungal infections. During the scalp biopsy, your skin doctor will also remove any small piece of skin on top of your scalp for deep analysis.
Blood tests might even be done if the rest of the autoimmune conditions are also suspected. A few of the other blood tests which you can perform to help rule out other conditions will include:
- C-reactive protein & erythrocyte sedimentation rate
- iron levels
- antinuclear antibody test
- thyroid hormones
- free & total testosterone
- follicle-stimulating & luteinizing hormone
Hair restoration for alopecia areata cost in Lahore is charged in the range of 75000 to 150,000 Pak Rupee depending upon the severity of the condition.
Several food items are responsible to increase irritation and inflammation such as processed snacks, sugar, and alcohol. Most of the people who are diagnosed with the autoimmune condition they will always be recommended to follow an “anti-inflammatory” diet. This diet plan is designed just to reduce the overall level of autoimmune response within the body and yet to decrease the chances of another episode or even further damage.
You should add your diet with those food items which can cause less irritation or inflammation. This will include specific vegetables or fruits such as nuts, blueberries, beets, broccoli, or lean meats like wild-caught salmon. Try to have a balanced and diet routine that is filled with vitamins and nutrients. It is not just beneficial for hair growth but even for your overall health for different reasons or reducing inflammation.
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