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Old 09-29-2005, 03:33 PM   #1
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Patches of no hair on face (anybody?)

About 3-4 months i started to notice that my beard/no shave look was having a bald spot appear on it. It is a small but noticable spot (only on my beard) where hair does not grow at all. Now it has gotten alot larger and I am having more spots show up only on my beard. No where else on my face at all. It is a completly bald area and hair does not show or grow at all. I can grow a full beard and I am having to shave everyday and it is getting embarrassingly noticalble. Has anyone ever had this problem or does anyone know what is causing it or how I can stop these bald spots only on my face/beard??????

Also I am only 21 yrs old and pretty healthy.


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Old 09-29-2005, 04:12 PM   #2
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Re: Patches of no hair on face (anybody?)

You might have some damaged or plugged hair follicles (sp?). I have seen this type of thing on some men's legs, it looks like they are hairy, but then you seen the hairless patches. Makes ya wonder.....

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Old 09-30-2005, 01:54 PM   #3
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Re: Patches of no hair on face (anybody?)

Certain dermatological conditions can cause this. See a dermatologist just in case.

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