PITYRIASIS AMIANTACEA STEP FORWARD TO NUBELLO & LEAVE PITYRIASIS BEHIND
BASIC CONCEPT: – Pityriasis amiantacea is a scalp disorder in which there is much excessive scaling on the scalp resulting into bunch of hair loss. In this disorder thick white, silvery to yellow scales surround the hair shafts and base of group of hairs. The scales are much bound to scalp and parallel to asbestos in much sense.
FEATURES OF AMIANTACEA-
- The scale formation may result in temporary scaling or may repeat itself after concurrent removal of hair bonded with the scales.
- The scaling may be localized or generalized on full scalp area.
- This disorder is mostly found in females in comparison to males.
- The scales wrapped around hair shaft make the follicles hard rough and unmanageable.
- This illness can be in association with the eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis or tinea capitis.
- It also causes alopecia hair loss resulting into shedding the crust layer of skin of scalp.
CAUSES OF PITYRIASIS AMIANTACEA-
Pityriasis amiantacea is reaction based disorder; its cause is still hidden but mostly found linked with psoriasis condition.
The most common scalp disorders found linked to-
- Scalp psoriasis
- Atopic dermatitis
- Even head lice and lichens are considered to be one of the underlying causes
TREATMENT OF PITYRIASIS AMIANTACEA-
The treatment for amiantacea clears up the whole condition, sometime while treatment we need to examine complete scalp rather than just specific part.
- Nubello firstly diagnose the scales on scalp and actual condition. Deciding on the factors which are leading to the pityriasis.
- The physical examination is performed so as to investigate the root problem.
- Then the samples of hair are taken out for the tests to know the reason behind the hair fall.
- Biopsy of the scalp skin is done.
- Then Nubello hair experts remove the present scales or flakes and provide the topical medications so as to penetrate the scalp easily.
- Also the treatment is completely the symptom based hence, we can use following steps in our treatment process-
- Shampoos, lotions containing salicylic acid and tar that may help in minimizing the scaling.
- Topical steroid supplements course are recommended in case of psoriasis
- Anti fungal shampoos is prescribed in case of dermatitis.
- Oral antibiotics are necessary for reducing the infection.
- If this disorder leads to baldness then laser treatment and hair restoration therapy are adopted.
- Nubello provides all the facilities that encompass medical and cosmetic issues relating to hair, scalp or skin.
- Our clinic is dedicated to provide expert guidance and advice for each kind of scalp or hair troubles so as to help people in getting relieved and choose the best optimal treatment for themselves.
- At Nubello our trichologists after the long discussions and consulting sessions with the patients take a step forward in treatment.
- Our clinic have started and is going on with the related research projects in effort to develop products for individual needs and scalp problems.