I've lot of chest hair and im experiencing chest hairloss so I went to a dermatologist and he said it's alopecia aeriata and gave me UV treatment for 6 weeks but it was of no use.I consulted a homeopathic doctor & through thyroid test my TSH was around 8 so he gave some medicines but no use.Pls tel me what's going on?
Like the answers? Chat privately with the doctor of your choice
Alopecia areata is a common autoimmune condition. This means that for some reason your own body is attacking and making the hair fall. The good news is that this condition hair always grows back. Thyroid dysfunction and stress can make this worse. Please take antioxidants supplements. There are injections as well as creams and lotions which can help. Do meet a dermatologist for a second time
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.