I've had alopecia since I was 10. I'm mostly AT/AU, though sometimes I can grow a mohawk ;)
I've come a long way from keeping my alopecia a secret and feeling ugly, to to loving how I look bald while also enjoying over 30 wigs! Haha. My philosophy is that alopecia should not stop me from doing anything I want to do...sometimes it inspires me to do things bigger than me, such as a charity fashion show donating 100% to alopecia, raising awareness on TV, running a support group, etc.
Thanks for the warm welcome, Tanya. My non-screen name is Jennifer. I would love to join the meetup! Unfortunately I am going to be out of town for a couple of weeks in early October so I'll be missing any local events taking place at that time. but please count me in for the future for sure! I'm looking forward to meeting more people who have this condition in common. :)
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