Mary's Blog – January 2012 Archive (3)

Happy 4th Anniversary to me!

Four years ago today I took back my life by shaving my head smooth. In my first photos on my page, you can see what my hair looked like the night before, and what I looked like right after shaving.

Four years. I wish I knew on January 30, 2008 what I know now:

1. I am still me.

2. It's okay to be bald in public - people don't run away screaming at the sight of a bald woman.

3. I can still feel beautiful and feminine without any hair.

4. Life will go on and…


Added by Mary on January 30, 2012 at 7:11pm — 7 Comments

Where I'm buying my Turkish scarves (as seen in my YouTube video) these days

Women have asked me where I get the Turkish scarves that are lightweight cotton and have handmade edging. I demonstrated these in my video "Alternatives to Wearing a Wig". The person I bought the scarves in that video from in 2008 is no longer in business.

There are a number of sellers online, and I recently found a new supplier on eBay. She's a woman in Istanbul, Turkey, so the scarves took a little longer to reach me. But, the price was very reasonable compared to others I've bought…


Added by Mary on January 30, 2012 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

Cynthia Nixon goes bald for role - and looks YOUNGER!

Here's a link to an interview with the newly-bald actress(for a play about a cancer patient, of course):

I've been told before that I look younger as a bald woman. This confirms that possibility to me. I think she looks WAY younger.

She looks so "normal" to me....too bad she doesn't to most people. We just need more of us bald ladies OUT there.

Added by Mary on January 25, 2012 at 12:00pm — 3 Comments


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