Alopecia Ophiasis

Condition

Alopecia Ophiasis is a band of hair loss around the hair line, usually to the back of the head, but not always.

Cause

Alopecia Ophiasis is an Autoimmune condition where the autoimmune system attacks the hair follicles in a band around the hair line.

Treatment

The first step in any hair loss condition is an accurate diagnosis, from here a plan can be formed in order to achieve an outcome that you are comfortable with. There are many different supportive options available including ready to wear hair pieces, integrations and fashionable headwear. 

At UK Hair Specialists we understand that hair and scalp disorders can be difficult to come to terms with. The hair on your head is a defining part of your identity and any form of hair loss can feel as if your are losing your identity resulting in loss of self-confidence and can in many cases lead to depression.

Having a consultation with a definitive diagnosis is often the first step on the road to understanding and dealing with your hair loss.

All our consultations are in complete confidence and we can discuss the many options available to you.

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