The problem of scarring alopecia can create a problem if you do not get it treated at the right time. There are few symptoms like scarring and burning which can create a lot of issues. In this guide, we will let you know why getting rid of scarring alopecia is essential.
Why it is important to treat scarring alopecia?
When hair loss is in a group of conditions it might be possible that it can turn out to be permanent. The reason that it can become permanent is the scar tissue starts depositing beneath the scalp and the hair growth can become difficult. Treatment options are used to stop the problem but in some cases regrowth of hair is important. Patients who get the hair loss treatment at early stages the regrowth is possible. If the problem is at an advanced stage then regrowth is not possible.
Why treatment is needed if regrowth is not possible?
Often patients ask us why they should bother if regrowth of hair is not possible. It is important that you keep in mind some considerations so that the problem of scarring alopecia is treated despite the fact the regrowth is not possible in some cases.
- Patients who want to save the hair which is left
Some patients choose to get the treatment to save the hair they have. Having the hair so that you can style them and do not let the existing hair to become thinner.
One of the treatment options which can work effectively is a hair transplant. Whether the problem is in excess or just started, with this option the thinning of hair can be prevented. Additionally, the results of this option are permanent and effective.
- Symptoms like itching and burning need to be stopped
There are few symptoms related to scarring alopecia like burning, tenderness, and itching. In some cases, the treatment is started so that the symptoms can be stopped and its intensity should not be increased. It might be possible that the symptoms reach the highest level.
- Keeping the hair the way they are so that hairpiece or wig fits properly
Some patients prefer to keep the hair the way they are so that the hairpiece or wig fit them properly. This way your existing hair will blend properly. But it is seen that if a person is facing the issue of lichen planopilaris then wearing a hair system will not look the best. The problem of scarring alopecia affects the back and sides of the scalp.
Getting the treatment at the right point
The main thing is that you should get the treatment as early as possible will solve the issue. If you have a question then you should visit our surgeon and know more about the treatment.