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I have a bold spot ,where I part my hair it looks like 1/2

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I have a bold spot ,where I part my hair it looks like 1/2 in on top of hair. what can do about it I had a little spot on my left side but now it looks I am thining out,i am I am 50 years old ,female {{{ i' m worried }}}'
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

This is Dr. David

I am sorry you have this bald spot.

you should see a doctor to get your blood levels checked for iron, ferritin, B12, vitamin D, biotin, thyroid hormone levels which can all affect hair loss.

you might need to go on supplements to boost these levels if they are low

you can also use Rogaine for women over the counter to help improve hair growth in bald spot areas as well

do you have a doctor you can see to get some blood testing.

have you heard of Rogaine for women before?