Scarring alopecias, are hair loss disorders that cause permanent hair loss due to inflammation and scarring of the hair follicles.

Why is this hair loss irreversible ?

scarring alopecias result in irreversible damage to the hair follicles, leading to the replacement of hair follicles with scar tissue. It could be due to many reasons and presents in variety of ways.

It’s important to differentiate one type from another to stop progression of hair loss.


Treatment is focussed on reducing inflammation and preventing further hair loss. It may involve the use of topical or oral medications, immunosuppressive therapies, and hair transplantation in some cases.

Early diagnosis and intervention are crucial in managing scarring alopecias.