For many people, a condition called cicatricial alopecia, or scarring alopecia, can be a worrisome condition. This type of condition refers to a condition in which a person loses his or her hair – though there are several reasons why this could occur. This form of alopecia refers to a set of conditions which make up about three percent of all hair loss experienced by men and women who are otherwise healthy. What should you know about it? Even though it is rather rare, there are plenty of reasons to understand this condition.