Steroid injections are the best first line treatment for alopecia areata. The steroid is injected into areas of active hair loss. A second cycle of injections is often required 6 weeks later. Approximately 70% of patients respond to this treatment.
Keloid scars steroid injections
Steroid injections are the best first line treatment for keloid or hypertrophic scars. Steroids injections will flatten the scarring and reduce itch.
Botox injections for armpit sweating
Do you suffer from armpit sweating? At Northern Dermatology we offer injections of botulinium toxin (Botox®) as the best treatment for sweaty armpits. This treatment is subsided by Medicare when injected by dermatologists and can be administered as frequently as four monthly.