Exclamation Hairs=Broken Hairs
Exclamation mark hairs are fragile hairs commonly seen in patients with alopecia areata. They are short hairs (3-4 mm hairs) that break, snap and fall out easily. This dermatoscopic image shows a typical "frayed" exclamation mark hair.
Dr. Jeff Donovan is a Canadian and US board certified dermatologist specializing exclusively in hair loss. To schedule a consultation, please call the Vancouver office at 604.283.9299