Hair is a natural frame of the face. Even a slight change in hairstyle or length is noticeable. Therefore, any changes of the condition around the scalp is disturbing, and bothersome Unfortunately, hair diseases are very often associated with baldness. Fortunately, we can reverse this process.
Diseases of the scalp and hair? We will help to solve all problems
Improper care and inadequate cosmetics can cause dandruff, psoriasis, mycosis or seborrheic dermatitis. A special case is trichotillomania, which is when your own hair is pulled out, often caused by stress. Diseases such as androgenetic alopecia or alopecia areata are associated with hair loss. Visit us, and we will properly diagnose and solve your problem. Our patients always leave the clinic with relief and a smile on their faces.
We offer effective treatment and proven procedures
The Esthetic Medicine Clinic OT.CO in Warsaw is equipped with specialized equipment, needed for the diagnosis and treatment of skin and hair diseases. The trichologist’s office offers modern and effective treatments, that will allow you to forget all of your hair problems. Appropriate forms of treatment will improve the condition of the skin and help with getting rid of the problem of baldness. We use treatments that stimulate hair growth, like the modern FUE method, thanks to which we can fill cavities, carboxytherapy and many more. Learn more about it on our blog!

FolliculitisScalp Diseases

Folliculitis: causes, symptoms, treatment

Folliculitis is a bacterial infection that can spread quickly. It is a bothersome condition, and if left untreated, it can lead to serious ailments and diseases. For this reason, it is worth knowingwhat causes folliculitisand how it manifests itself, in order to start a treatment at the right time. How…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
11 August 2020
Cradle cap – symptoms and treatmentScalp Diseases

Cradle cap – symptoms and treatment

Cradle cap is a childhood disease that takes its name from the word "fontanel". If the disease also appears on your child's skin, it is worth knowing what the causes of cradle cap are and what can help. (more…)
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
13 June 2020
Tinea versicolorScalp Diseases

Tinea versicolor – causes, symptoms and treatment

Although the word "dandruff" is associated with diseases of the scalp, it can also affect other parts of the body and does not have to take the classic form of exfoliating epidermis. But what does tinea versicolor look like and what to use to get rid of unsightly spots on…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
10 June 2020
Hirsutism, excessive hair growth in womenScalp Diseases

Hirsutism in women

Hirsutism - although the word sounds like a disease, it is not a disease at all. Excessive hair is a symptom of various diseases. It is estimated that 35% of women struggle with the problem of excessive hair. Find out about this occurrence, the causes of it, and ways to…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
7 June 2020
scalp diseasesScalp Diseases

The 3 most common scalp diseases

Check out the 3 most common scalp diseases! The scalp is a rather unusual area of ​​skin, compared to the rest of the human body. It has many receptors, and it also produces a large amount of sebum. The quite dark and warm environment on the scalp, is a friendly…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
29 January 2020
Ringworm of the scalpScalp Diseases

Ringworm of the scalp – symptoms, treatment

Ringworm of the scalp (also known as scalp mycosis) is a very common disease. It is caused by fungi, which are a permanent element of the human skin. In case of their invasion, an inflammation occurs. This is a very contagious disease, which is distinguished by a rather long recovery…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
29 January 2020
DandruffScalp Diseases

Dandruff – causes, symptoms, treatment

Dandruff is a skin disease; it occurs regardless of gender or age. Dandruff tends to come back, and the large visibility of symptoms is a fairly big aesthetic problem. Thanks to modern treatments, you can get rid of dandruff forever. Patients with dandruff must pay attention to the daily care…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
22 January 2020
Telogen effluviumScalp Diseases

Telogen effluvium – causes, treatment

One of the most common causes of hair loss, for both men and women, is telogen effluvium. Alopecia is caused by extending the resting phase of the hair. The cause of telogen effluvium is a disorder of the body's balance, e.g. hormonal disorders, inadequate diet, stress or concomitant diseases. During…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
21 January 2020
TrichotillomaniaScalp Diseases

Trichotillomania how to treat it?

Hair is quite an important element of appearance for many people. Every day, we devote a lot of time to style and care for our hair, to maintain the good condition. However, some people experience the problem of compulsive hair pulling, which is a mental disorder. Patients usually pull hair…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
20 January 2020
scalp psoriasisScalp Diseases

Scalp psoriasis – symptoms, treatment

Scalp psoriasis is quite a chronic disease. Patients often struggle with periods of remission and exacerbation, that alternate. The characteristic symptoms of this disease are flaky patches of skin, under which there is red tissue. Fortunately, you can fight psoriasis effectively, and the key to success is a good diagnostic…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
16 January 2020
Pimples and scabs on the headScalp Diseases

Pimples and scabs on the head – cause and prevention

Skin changes, in the form of pimples on the head can be a problem for many people. These embarrassing and problematic symptoms can affect many people of different age. The cause of this problem can have various reasons and it is worth taking a closer look at it. (more…)
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
13 December 2019
Scarring alopeciaScalp Diseases

Scarring alopecia – causes, symptoms and treatment

Scarring alopecia is a disease, that leads to irreversible hair loss. Hair follicles are replaced by fibrous connective tissues and vitrified collagen. This disease was found only twenty years ago. Since then, many cases of this disease have been described as quite difficult to treat. Scarring alopecia occurs due to…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
12 December 2019
Man with seborrheic dermatitis in the beard areaScalp Diseases

Seborrhoeic dermatitis

Seborrhoeic dermatitis, also known as seborrhoea, is a chronic and recurrent disease. The symptoms on the skin are unsightly and can result in discomfort or low self-esteem. Normally, the disease affects teenagers during puberty but in some cases adults and babies experience seborrhoeic dermatitis as well. (more…)
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
11 October 2019
alopecia areata in a womanScalp Diseases

Alopecia areata – symptoms, treatment

Adults as well children suffer from this type of alopecia. A problem can appear at any age and mostly the first symptoms occur during puberty or even in childhood. In 60 per cent of patients alopecia areata is diagnosed before they turn 20. It is the most common, along with…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
6 March 2019
Greasy and dry dandruffScalp Diseases

Greasy and dry dandruff

Yeasts Pityrosporum ovale are naturally found on the scalp of humans regardless of age and sex. They are the skin mites which are usually not problematic. However, factors such as seborrhoea and a dry scalp can start the problems. Pityrosporum ovale proliferate very quickly and substances released when they break…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
19 February 2019
androgenetic alopeciaScalp Diseases

Androgenetic alopecia – treatment, diet

It is normal to shed hair which regrows in natural cycles. However, some factors disturb this process and you lose hairs which do not regrow. If you notice developing a receding hairline it can be a symptom of androgenetic alopecia . Even 70-80 per cent of men and 30-40 per…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
14 February 2019
hair aging - gray hairScalp Diseases

Hair anti-aging prevention

Every woman dreams about beautiful and thick hair even in old age. However, hair begins to age earlier than expected. Around the age of 50 your hair is becoming weaker - there are fewer follicles and hair bulbs regenerate less efficiently than earlier. In addition, your hair is becoming grey…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
6 February 2019
treatment of baldnessScalp Diseases

Alopecia treatment

Extensive hair loss is a common although somewhat embarrassing problem leading to discomfort both in women and men. Hair loss is particularly difficult to be accepted by young people. Fortunately extensive hair loss does not mean that this process is irreversible. Today alopecia is considered a disease to be treated…
Dr Piotr Turkowski
Dr Piotr Turkowski
5 February 2019