My 1 1/2 yr old granddaughter has completely lost her hair on one side
I braided her hair for the second time. The first time nothing happened, but this time my daughter noticed that she had bald spots. She originally thought that her two year old brother, who always pulls her hair pulled it out. After taking the braids out, her hair just starting coming out. Now she is completely bald on one side. My daughter is beside herself. She now whats to have a doctor give the baby shots in her head. I am so against this because she is just a baby. What could be going on? Suspect Alopecia
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