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Imagine within just weeks losing every bit of hair... all over. It's unpredictable and it happens. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune skin disease that can have a devastating affect on self-image, especially women's. Bald Girls Do Lunch is the only nonprofit created specifically to help women cope, gain confidence and feel a sense of community. Learn more...

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Bald Girls Do Lunch wins our 3rd Gold Triangle Award from the American Academy of Dermatology. Read more....


Announcing: It’s International Women with Alopecia Month

July 17th, 2014 by Chassin

July is our month!  Check out our life-enhancing tips from the BGDL Alopecia Areata Support Network Blog.






Telling the workplace? A tip that works!

June 3rd, 2014 by Chassin

Talking to your coworkers about your baldness is not easy, but Meta came up with an ingenious solution. http://hub.am/1tQlPjy

When Sisters Go Above and Beyond: Friendship We Love

June 3rd, 2014 by Chassin

Marissa.MaritaA touching story of twin sisters who donated hair to make a wig for their friend with alopecia. http://hub.am/1tElWN5

Blog.BaldGirlsDoLunch.org : Nick’s Story…Guy’s View

May 24th, 2014 by Chassin

Nick talks about what it's like to date a woman with alopecia. He has some great advice for all alopecia partners out there. http://hub.am/1jnGmUF

Alopecia Since Childhood: Adrienne’s Story

May 8th, 2014 by Chassin

Adrienne was diagnosed with alopecia at a very young age. Read her story of treatments as a child and later coping and adjusting as an adult. http://hub.am/1l17P2A

Salt Lake City Evening with BGDL

April 30th, 2014 by Chassin

We’re here to help!

We know the challenges of finding others to chat with about the issues and resources that matter most to women with AA. Join Thea as she guides the talk at the table.

May 12, 2014 in Salt Lake City, 6-9 pm
RSVP Required
View our Invitation and RSVP links here: Salt Lake Evening with Thea Chassin and BGDL

Gaining Comfort with Alopecia Means Talking About It

April 23rd, 2014 by Chassin

This week’s feature in the BGDL Alopecia Areata Support Network Blog. Sign up for weekly updates to see every new article.


In Your Words from the BGDL Mailbag

April 16th, 2014 by Chassin

Women with alopecia, you are not alone in the world and we have your comments to prove it. http://hub.am/1j1oxuZ

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Is Alopecia Areata Hereditary?

April 2nd, 2014 by Chassin

As we all struggle to understand and cope with autoimmune diseases, it’s important to know what it means for your family as well.


Please share so others can know the facts too.