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Alopecia Areata: The shame and embarrassment of this disease devastates the lives of too many women and girls when treatments do not work. Since 2007 Bald Girls Do Lunch has connected with over 3,000 to restore self-confidence and conquer isolation. With requests for meet-ups in every state and beyond the USA, Bald Girls is answering the plea for women to find others for community and support. From intimate groups to style workshops to restoring her looks, BGDL puts women on the track to normalcy and living well with this disease. Learn more...



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Take Action TODAY

January 22nd, 2020 by Chassin

Please take action TODAY to make the most of this inspiring moment for all of us living with AA.

Photo Credit: MSNBC

THANK YOU for joining Bald Girls Do Lunch in celebrating Massachusetts Representative Ayanna Pressley. And, expanding our work to support more girls and women living with AA.

It’s a beautiful step forward for awareness, acceptance, and the Bald Girls community.

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Alopecia Areata Patient Voices in Research

December 6th, 2019 by Christie Plummer

Thea Chassin (middle) with two European researchers for GRIDD: Global Research on the Impact of Dermatological Disease. Ms Chassin is the founder and CEO of Bald Girls Do Lunch.

Thea Chassin (middle) with two European researchers for GRIDD: Global Research on the Impact of Dermatological Disease. Ms Chassin is the founder and CEO of Bald Girls Do Lunch.

Memo to: Awesome Bald Girls Do Lunch community

Your voices about life with alopecia areata, the ‘voice of the patient’, gains influence in today’s dermatology research. Your participation is the backbone of Bald Girls Do Lunch. You tell us what impacts you most.

 

“The candor and sheer guts of the BGDL community was top of my mind,” reports Thea Chassin.

 

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Alopecia support is here.

November 2nd, 2019 by Chassin

Shannon’s Story from Concert Pharmaceuticals, Inc on Vimeo.

You’re not alone if you’re wondering how do I cope with alopecia areata knowing there’s no alopecia cure? One way to feel supported is right here: watching and reading personal stories  — people like yourself living with alopecia.

Watch Shannon’s heartfelt story: how she talks to herself and to others.

We thank Concert Pharmaceuticals for including our Bald Girls ambassador, Shannon, in their patient web portal for alopecia areata at ConcertPharma.com/patients/

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We Believe: love has no boundaries.

December 12th, 2018 by Chassin


Warm a chilly alopecia head today.

November 27th, 2018 by Chassin

Giving Tuesday

Your gift gives custom alopecia hats designed by Bald Girls Do Lunch to women in need.

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Shop Cyber Monday Deals and Donate!

November 26th, 2018 by Chassin

AmazonSmile Bald Girls Do Lunch

Shop for Cyber Monday and automatically donate to Bald Girls Do Lunch Inc when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/20-8649864. #AmazonSmile #StartWithaSmile

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Act Now: AmazonSmile donation rate now 10x from Oct 29 – Nov 2

October 30th, 2018 by Chassin

AmazonSmile Bald Girls Do Lunch

Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Bald Girls Do Lunch Inc when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/20-8649864. #AmazonSmile #StartWithaSmile

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Living with Alopecia Areata

October 22nd, 2018 by Chassin

Alopecia Sleep Hat

You’ve heard first hand how disruptive an alopecia areata diagnosis can be. The shock, anxiety and shame can send women into hiding from social activities, even some types of work. Like Shirley…

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Fashion Meets Alopecia in Los Angeles Region

October 13th, 2018 by Christie Plummer

Fashion Meets Alopecia in Los Angeles Region

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