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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…

Started by AshleLatest Reply

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Hair regrowth - should I believe it??

Hi all, I have a weird question - my hair seems to be growing back, and it's gotten to the point now that I'm wondering whether I should a…

Started by lemurgirl

1 Oct 6
Reply by Pamela


I hate when people ask why you shave your head . And then you try to explain to them that I have lost some of my hair , and shaving it is t…

Started by CET1993

3 Oct 5
Reply by SabineTawni

College w/ Alopecia advice

I'm 18 and I will be going to college in a couple of months. I was diagnosed with alopecia last year and now I am bald and have no hair. I…

Started by Katie

10 Sep 29
Reply by ammie jackson

My Story

My name is Carl, I am 48 yrs old, I live in CT and have been living with alopecia since I was 5 yrs old.  It stared after corrective eye su…

Started by Carl Merz

12 Sep 27
Reply by Carl Merz

"Do you have cancer?"

Hey guys, I have diffuse alopecia areata and recently got a short buzz cut, so if it turns into AU will be less drastic of a change. I know…

Started by nerdyTrees

5 Sep 13
Reply by Kelly0989

When it is time to SHAVE.....Peace!

I did it! I am so very happy! At 50 to 60% hair loss and hair still falling out and some fuzzy bear growth best thing to do! I went to a ba…

Started by kimk

9 Sep 4
Reply by Brent Cairns

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 Sugar

9 Sep 1
Reply by Brent Cairns

Hair falling out again...........

Just wondered if and how you handle the hair coming in and then falling out again....... A summary,  I became and Alopecian in 2009 , lost…

Started by Denise

21 Aug 18
Reply by Murmo

The pain is back...

Hello everyone, Is anyone ever experienced this: after a few years of feeling "stable" about my alopecian, I was surprised to feel the pain…

Started by Nana

12 Jun 4
Reply by Nana

Here For You

Hi, I'm Harlow! I was born with Alopecia Universalis. I know how difficult it is coming to terms with having the condition, it took me a lo…

Started by Harlow Chauve

3 May 25
Reply by Modern Monarch





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