• topical
  • The 2015 study we referenced - led by renowned alopecia areata researcher Dr. Angela Christiano - showed that topical application of tofacitinib and ruxolitinib in mice resulted in the rapid transition of hair follicles from the telogen (resting) phase of the hair cycle to the anagen (growth) phase. (bernsteinmedical.com)
  • Several topical treatments used for alopecia areata are reported to result in temporary improvement in some people. (dermnetnz.org)
  • tend
  • In cases of alopecia areata, hair will tend to pull out more easily along the edge of the patch where the follicles are already being attacked by the body's immune system than away from the patch where they are still healthy. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • A possible leading cause to Alopecia Areata would be stress, as it can impact the body and cause-specific nourishing cells to die and lead to the immune system turning against specific cells and parts of your body, including your hair follicles. (thebarbr.com)