Hi, I am new here. I am 46 years old and was diagnosed with AA last week. I have about 5 or 6 patches.Although it feels like I am losing hair all over my head. The doctor has started me on oral…Continue
Hi Everyone. It has been one year this month since I first lost all my hair and posted on Alopecia World.
I am happy to say it is growing back in. I still have a few small bald spots and the new hair growth is baby fine.But I will take what I can get.
I do want to say thank you to everyone on this sight for the support, it has really helped me cope.I did not feel so alone!!!!.…Continue
I am sure you all have heard this comment by someone trying to get us Alopecians to see the bright side of not having hair. Well I dont know about the rest of you but this has been very expensive for me.
I was only diagnosed 4 months ago and lost my hair rather rapidly. I went from buying every scarf & hat i could find to hide the bald spots on the top of my head, only to find in a matter of weeks I needed a full wig.
I buy hats, scarfs,glues, combs, full wigs, halo wigs…Continue
It has been almost 2 months now and I have had so much hair loss that I shaved it all off last night.I thougt I was fine with it but once I started that first pass through my hair with the clippers ,I did get a little emotional.I quickly recovered and knew I was doing the right thing!
For the most part I have been handeling my hair loss pretty well, although I do still have my good and bad days. I still do the why me.I even get up in the morning and look at my wig and think "I hate…Continue
Well I am three weeks into loosing my hair. I have Alopecia areata I think maybe I have lost over 50% with most of the patches on the back of my head a very top. I am unable to hide it anymore so I have been wearing a wig.And yes I feel so self concious in it. Yeterday it was windy so I had to worry and wonder if if was going to blow off. Luckily it did not.
I dont understand this whole alopecia areata, I thought you only loose patches. A few more weeks of this I will have very little…Continue