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Wig for sports, surfing and swimming

Hey there, this is only my first proper post, so sorry, but its gonna be long :) I started wearing wigs about 2.5 years ago. Starting off f…

Started by MissFifi in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashionLatest Reply

Squaric acid treatments

I am looking for some opinions and insite... A new Derm that I went to see this week at Hershey Medical center here in PA who is a Scalp an…

Started by Becca74 in Symptoms, treatment options, researchLatest Reply

Yes, you can!

You Can Do It! We are all on this forum for one reason... most people visiting here are just learning about "alopecia" and I have to say, t…

Started by Leonore in Just for fun, inspirational, motivationalLatest Reply

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I am new to this site and am writing because I am frustrated and at a loss. I have lichen planopilaris and have been on multiple (!) medica…

Started by Robbe in Symptoms, treatment options, research

2 19 hours ago
Reply by Frida Rupert

Looking for Insight and Support

Hi All: I've been here for a long time, but I haven't posted in a while. I thought I was pretty much past needing any outside support, beca…

Started by Susan in Love, relationships, gender issues

0 yesterday

Does anyone else have boundary issues with their wigs?

I'm new to this so I'm just gonna launch in.  I feel like I have really bad boundary issues with my wigs.  I wear long deep brown wigs, bec…

Started by Jacquelyn in Wigs, eyebrows, hair pieces, fashion

6 1 hour ago
Reply by Susan

Scientists obtain 'how to' guide for producing hair follicles

How does the skin develop follicles and eventually sprout hair? A USC-led study, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sc…

Started by rj, Co-founder in Symptoms, treatment options, research

0 on Sunday

Anyone have any results with Minoxidil for a female with male pattern thinning?

I don't know where to start! I'm thinning right in the front of my head. Major anxiety over this and I'm taking all the right vitamins and…

Started by Eli in Symptoms, treatment options, research

2 on Sunday
Reply by hagster

No one has perfect hair

Does it matter if we have hair growing out of our scalps ? Cause even celebrities don't have good hair they all wear wigs or hair extension…

Started by Raya in Acceptance and coping

0 Aug 10

Im starting Xeljanz for alopecia areata

Hi all you lovely balding beauties! I'm a 31 year old female from Southern California. My AA started 4 years ago and hasn't stopped. My hai…

Started by Karaholly in Symptoms, treatment options, research

16 on Tuesday
Reply by hagster

17, lacking confidence, and dating

Well here we go, I'm 17, going into my senior year of high school and have been battling with alopecia for about the whole summer. I've al…

Started by Acuteegg in Love, relationships, gender issues

3 on Monday
Reply by Tallgirl

MPB or Alopecia Areata?

Hi everyone, I've had Alopecia Areata for about 13 or 14 years now.  Initially, I lost about 90% of my hair, but since that first year, I'v…

Started by Christopher Blackett in Symptoms, treatment options, research

1 Aug 11
Reply by hagster

5 years with alopecia, looking back on my first post here

Hey everyone,  I just looked back on my first post here and guess what it said:  "Really struggling tonight, looking back at me before I l…

Started by Keshia in Acceptance and coping

8 on Monday
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