My name is Bonnie 70 years young just diagnosed with the RARE form of scaring alopecia called Lichen Planopiliris. My Dermatologist/doc at University of Washington clinic did a double biopsy which is yet to come back but from the pic…"
I grew up never knowing what it was like to have hair or look like everyone else. I was diagnosed with AU when I was a baby and lost all my hair as a young child. I work now as a model in NYC trying to spread awareness about Alopecia and be some kind help to the community. I think visibility is very important because growing up, I never saw anyone like me. It wasn't until I was in my teens before I ever met anyone else with my condition.
My name is Bonnie 70 years young just diagnosed with the RARE form of scaring alopecia called Lichen Planopiliris. My Dermatologist/doc at University of Washington clinic did a double biopsy which is yet to come back but from the pic I saw and description, it matches what I see. So! Though this was a devastating diagnosis, I am moving into acceptance through prayer and meditation. I firmly believe we can be of help and comfort to others and that our main purpose is to of maximum service to our fellow human beings. You are an inspiration!!! I only imagine your journey with this condition. Thank you for opening up and OMG you are looking' good. Create great days for yourself and those around you.
Alopecian Beauty Mixer (Charity Event)
(STRICTLY ENFORCED DRESSCODE NAVY BLUE & WHITE /CREAM ONLY) September is Alopecia Awareness Month thier ribbon color is navy blue so September 30, 2017, We'll be launching a fundraising campaign to support individuals who suffer from the diseases Alopecia Areata & Cancer. This is a family friendly event that will include networking, food, drinks, special guest, custom wig give aways/demos, complementary massages, makeovers and A lot more. Including a bartender for 21+ participants! We also will have live performances/Celebrity photographers are going to be in the building for personal and group shoots. Why not have a amazing time while supporting a positive cause? Lets come together as a community and show support, love, while giving back to one another! See you there...
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