Who we are

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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Michelle’s Journey and Advice

December 3rd, 2012 by admin

Read Michelle Law’s (Brisbane, Australia) journey from bald-ish kid to funky-haired, sort-of-bald teen to empowered young woman. Good advice for women with alopecia and families raising children with alopecia. http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4404420.html

We’ve won a 2012 Top-Rated Award from Great NonProfits

November 26th, 2012 by admin

With some amazing reviews we got from you, we’ve won a 2012 TopRated Award from GreatNonprofits.
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Beauty & Support in Michigan and Washington

November 14th, 2012 by admin

Join us in December, 2012 when women with all types of alopecia ( areata, totalis, universalis) join BGDL Thea Chassin. No matter your age or stage of alopecia, if you’re over 16 you’ll feel great chatting with women like you. Thea leads the talk at the table with topics that matter most to today’s women.

RSVP and details here for Ann Arbor, MI – December 8

RSVP and details here for Seattle, WA – December 1

Watch: Ignite Phoenix speaker # 13: Even without hair

October 30th, 2012 by admin


Alopecia Friendship and More! Cities added

October 23rd, 2012 by admin

The following afternoon and evening dessert events are taking place at Melting Pot Restaurants.

Click on each date for details. Advance RSVP required.

October 11: White Plains, NY

October 18: N. Miami Beach, FL

October 27: Cincinnati, OH

October 28: Indianapolis, IN

December 1, Seattle, WA

December 8, Ann Arbor, MI

Alopecia Day Gold for Olympian

August 4th, 2012 by admin

Joanna Rowsell, 23, cyclist with alopecia areata at Olympics brings in the gold.  Read more.