Acceptance and coping (690)

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My story

My hair started shedding and itching almost a year ago and has't stopped. I had thick curly hair but now have about half of what I use to.…

Started by SugarLatest Reply

Seeking mental help but too afraid?

Some of you have seen my earlier posts about my difficulty of accepting my alopecia. Now I have other personal problems that are really har…

Started by LilacLatest Reply

New to alopecia and having a VERY hard time coping!

Hi all, This is my first time posting to the forum. Today has been quite hard to handle. Im going to purge my story: I started noticing sig…

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How can I come out of the closet?

I been suffering from alopecia for years and bad as I want to pull my wig off and let my children see what my head really looks like withou…

Started by helen30

5 on Wednesday
Reply by Momuv2

How can you still feel confident when you see people's negative reactions in different situations?

Hello everyone. I am 31, with AU for almost 10 yrs. I always try to convince myself that this is not a big issue, I should be strong n conf…

Started by Mary

12 on Saturday
Reply by Pam D.

Advice please

So I got alopecia when I was about 7th grade and now I'm a sophomore in college. All throughout high school I was 100% bald. But the summer…

Started by Tonny_Le

1 Aug 19
Reply by JeffreySF

How to accept being ugly

This is going to sound majorly harsh, but hear me out. I feel like the "bald is beautiful" is a lie we tell ourselves and others just to fe…

Started by pippinsgirl

248 Aug 17
Reply by pippinsgirl

New York Times Article

Check out the article in today's NYT. "For four women,Bald Beauty As seen in Thursday's Style. My co worker who survived breast cancer and…

Started by Susan

2 Aug 12
Reply by Jlhollow

My thoughts

Hello! First of all..sorry for my english,I'm Italian and this is the only site where I can speak about my story... I'm 35 years old and I'…

Started by Angelo

3 Aug 10
Reply by Steve

Coping up in the best possible way

Hello everyone. I am Sakschi from India. I am pursuing my bachelors in english literature and would be done with it in a year. i have had a…

Started by sakschi

8 Aug 5
Reply by sakschi

Needing someone to talk to...

Hello everyone, wonderful to meet you all! Sorry to jump straight into things, but I honestly don't know how to start this.... Just a bit o…

Started by Ureshii

3 Aug 4
Reply by Ureshii

Female and have already lost so much hair, I'm 19 and having a really really hard time here

I vaguely remember thinking that my ponytail was getting smaller and smaller since I was 16/17, and a couple of years ago I cut my hair to…

Started by Vadosum

15 Aug 3
Reply by rebecca anne

A decade and still trying to cope

Hi everyone. I am Sakschi from India. I am a second yr college student.  it was October 2005 when I first saw a small patch of baldness on…

Started by sakschi

4 Jul 29
Reply by sakschi





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