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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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Gold Triangle Award from the American Academy of Dermatology


For the second year in a row, BGDL is being honored with the Gold Triangle Award from the AAD**

At the Academy’s annual meeting in Miami, Florida in March, 2010, we will be awarded for both the Bald Girls Do Lunch :Winning Website” and our special day: “The Beauty Event” with the Bobbi Brown make-up Artists in Larchmont, NY (winter, 2009). See photos of the event in the BGDL Photo Gallery. 

Here are all the 2010 Gold Triangle winners.

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Bald Girls Do Lunch Inc was honored at the March, 2009 Annual Meeting of the AAD in San Francisco, California for outstanding contributions in the Community Health Organizations category. Click for photos.

The Academy recognized BGDL for 3 major projects

  • BGDL Communications Campaign for “How are You Nurturing Your Self Image?” educational brochure
  • Special Event: Alopecia Areata Day of Beauty at Mark Garrison,  New York City
  • Bald Girls Do Lunch website

 ***  The  annual Gold Triangle Awards of the American Academy of Dermatology recognize and honor media, industry, health community organizations, public service and individual efforts that further understanding of dermatologic issues and encourage healthy behaviors in the care of the skin, hair, and nails.