Seborrheic Dermatitis Hairloss :( Helppp!!Describe your main suffering and from how long?
-seborrheic dermatitis of scalp for 5 years
-in 2010, it was extremely severe yellow-brown greasy scales coming off the scalp along with hair roots,painful pimples on hair line and also some
-on the scalp which used to bleed when itched,
-scalp sticky even after head wash,
-a lot of hairfall during a headwash, 25-40 hair fell from roots each day, 50-60 during a wash,combing makes hair fall,
-condition worse in damp weather and monsoons,
-covering the head in warm humid weather or perspiration makes the itch intolerable,
-aggravated by grief,stress,
-very sensitive roots...hair came out even at a slight tug,
-I have stopped oiling hair now...oiling doesnt seem to help or even makes it worse i feel,
the intensity is much less now... but the hairfall doesnt seem to go away...and i just recently saw dark brown scale in my scalp,plus it is monsoon
so the hairfall is out of proportion....my diet is very controlled and i eat a lot of veggies...but nothing seems to make it go...I have been taking kali
sulph for a while now.. because pulsatilla totally suits me...but I dont think it has helped a lot either...
-all over the scalp ...i feel a little bit in the eyebrows too now
Any cause which you feel for this ailment?
probably because i didnt wash my hair much in my 8th grade....since then this has been happening
What other physical sufferings do you have in your body?
What mental sufferings / feelings do you have associated with your physical sufferings?
-Low self confidence owing to hairfall, depression due to hairfall
When did it all start?
- 5-6 years back
What are the things which aggravate or ameliorate your suffering?
-mental stress, acute illnesses, eating sweet/sugery stuff, canned/pickled foods, combing
When do you feel better, during hot weather or cold weather, humid or dry weather?
-cold weather,worst in damp weather
What do you crave for in food items and what are your aversions?
Crave for weets, spicy and cheesy foods
Aversion to none
How is your thirst: Less, Normal or Excessive?
-less to normal
How if your hunger: Less, Normal or Excessive?
-less appetite, feel full very fast
How is your bowel movement and stool type (Constipation etc.)?
-changeable stool, very sensitive system...stomach upsets everytime i eat outside(no matter what the quality), constipation often
How sleep, how are your dreams?
-bad dreams mostly, dream only when i sleep facing to a wall,sleep facing right
Do you have any strange, peculiar or unusual symptom or feelings?
Low self confidence,fluctuative moods,indecisive, reserved,do not have a lot of friends, open up around close friends,nervous with people, stage
What medicines have been taken earlier?
-corstisone cream/anti fungal cream long back...in 2010
I have sd for almost 5 years now
-Then I saw a homeopathic doctor.....he prescribed pulsatilla,pituiterin .....which cleared up the severe scaling...but the hairfall didnt seem to reduce
-My mom is a homeopath and pulsatilla always works whenever i get a sty in the eye
How do you look like (Appearance (fat, thin, smart, tall, lean etc)?
-5feet 5 inches, 19 year old, a little overweight, 63kgs, complexion dusky
If your are female how is your menstrual cycles and from how long (normal, irregular, painful, clotted, colour etc.)
-regularly every 45 days, pretty much clotted, dark red
Family history - What major diseases are running in your family?
-My grandmother died of heart attack due to blockage due to high cholesterol, my aunts are very obese, my
grandfather has cataract
Any other information?
-white coating on tongue
-excoriation at sides of mouth
-white-light yellow discharges often
-feel weak, watery in the eyes
-The atmosphere at home is not very stable and parents quarell most of the time...I dont feel too attatched and makes me a little weak emotionally
sometimes.....i have seen other homes and there is so much love between each other....i crave for that.... especially because i am mild and subtle....
-Also as a child, my mother only made me study and study all the time...never let me participate in extra curriculars...she used to beat me till
6th...so i was very submissive as a child.....I feared her...or in fact anyone....I didnt have a mind of my own...my childhood wasnt very bright...I used
to stay lost in thoughts....no one liked me....peers used to mock me.......though i am much much better now, i feel all that left an impact on my
One question...Can I grow back lost hair?
Please help me with a remedy.....I cant live with sd forever :((
Pooja Kabra on 2014-07-03
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