Ashley
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  • Jacksonville, FL
  • United States
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Married
About Me:
Born with Alopecia Areata, but didn't start REALLY losing my hair until around 1998. I am one of the lucky ones whose hair fell out very, very slowly...so I had a lot of time to prepare before having to purchase my first hair piece (I wear vacuum pieces from New Hair Technology based out of NYC).

I haven't been to a doctor or even tried anything new in a long time, because all of that just upsets me when I'm usually never upset about it! I prefer to just go on with life without worrying about not having any hair. I don't ever go out in public bald, but at the same time I don't keep my Alopecia a secret either. I don't have a problem talking about it, or showing people...i'm just a girly-girl and prefer not to be bald in public.

I'm going to take some bald pics and post some on here soon! :)
Do you have alopecia?
Alopecia totalis
Are you age 18 or older?
Yes - I am 18 or older
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http://www.ashleybakerphotography.com

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Information about my hair, etc...

Posted on April 1, 2008 at 4:00pm 12 Comments

Since I've been getting so many questions about my hair, I figured I would post the info here in a blog for convenience. Please still feel free to contact me with any specific questions!



New Hair Technology

150 E. 39th St.

Suite 102

New York, NY 10016

800-434-4552

Website



Sorry, I'm unsure of the current cost.



I wear vacuum pieces and have been for several years now. They are very comfortable… Continue

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At 4:00pm on June 10, 2014, RlynnSII said…

wow, you do look awesome! that makes me cry! my daughter is going through such a hard time right now & i can't wait to show her ur pictures of how beautiful u are! she used to have such thick hair that i would die for! she is going to be so happy!

Thank you, you are amazing! xoxox  ♥!

At 9:23am on September 20, 2011, Jennifer Krahn said…
Hi Ashley,
Thank you for the friendship! You are Stunning and the two of you make a beautiful couple (you should have lots of babies...:) ) All the best.
Jenn
At 9:25pm on August 8, 2011, MiNAH said…
Wedding pics are amazing, ugh, and you are too!
At 11:27am on July 10, 2011, Jessica said…
congrat's on the wedding!!! you are a beautiful bride
At 5:56pm on June 05, 2011, Mark gave Ashley a gift
At 2:02pm on December 23, 2010, MacKenzie said…
Hey Ashley, you hair looks absolutely amazing! Do you still get it from that place you referenced in NYC? I am waiting on a new lace wig to come in, but am also trying to search for other options. I think that not having to use tape would make my life so much easier! If you have any advice please let me know!
At 3:35pm on November 20, 2010, Chentil Changing said…
hello i just joined the sunshine group and I saw that you live here in florida and that you also wear a wig like me....i have seen other vaccum wigs but they cost thousands of dollars and i can't afford them. living in florida it makes it difficult for me when i want to go to the beach and am so afraid my wig will fall off in the water. How expensive are these wigs from ny? Thanks!
At 1:37pm on July 31, 2010, Lexi said…
thanks so much for the fyi on vacuum..I kinda thought it wasn't for me, but the woman at Hair Therapy was seeing $$$ in her eyes, and wanted to sell me a vacuum unit for $2000...sure, the hair was gorgeous...but I was unsure if this was for me...and I would have been stuck with something I shouldn't have been directed to buy, and out a lot of money. Why are people like that?? You would think they were in the business, and they would KNOW and direct you to the right thing..
At 12:46pm on July 31, 2010, Lexi said…
Ashley, oh I see the info on what you wear...so no need reply..do you know if one can wear vacuum wigs if they still have hair, or must it all be gone for you to wear one? I see we are neighbors, me being right next to Tampa, ...are they hot to wear...since you surely would be the one to ask!!!! Thanks.
At 9:05pm on July 30, 2010, Chefpam said…
It seems like the most natural looking wigs are the vacuum. I still haven't LOST all my hair, it is just torturing me. So I don't know what my options are. Thanks for replying. You look great.
 
 
 

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