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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#UnboxMe: Bald Girls Do Lunch

March 25th, 2017 by Chassin

Because bald is just one more way to be a normal woman.

From the PRStylista Group: #UnBoxMe video clip featuring Thea Chassin and the wisdom of Bald Girls Do Lunch.

Scarsdale, NY event September 18th

August 26th, 2016 by Chassin


REGISTER HERE: http://bgdl.org/ZenTreeSept18


Alopecia Support in Boston

June 6th, 2016 by Chassin

Alopecia Support in Boston


June 13, 2016: 6 pm

Boston Renaissance Waterfront Hotel | 606 Congress St, Boston, MA

  • • Registration required.
  • • Includes one raffle for a wig from Fortune Wigs.
  • • Early bird discount: offer code BOSTON for $5 off until June 7th
  • • Questions? info@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org or 800.578.5332

Come to talk and share.

Our useful tips help you today.


Feeling Lost?

Enjoy our fun approach to self-confidence.


We love options. Come as you are.

All looks encouraged.




Got Alopecia? Providence, RI: Renew, Refresh, Rejuvenate with BGDL

July 22nd, 2015 by Chassin

Meet Thea Chassin and women with alopecia areata in Rhode Island on August 4, 2015 (or Northern CT August 6)

Not only does our Empowering Alopecia Network  uplift and inspire,  every attendee goes home with a goody bag filled with scarves, beanies and a synthetic wig.

Invitation Details and RSVP HERE

Southern California Brunch. Invite Friends!

July 11th, 2015 by Chassin


Singer/Songwriter Abby Asistio

Join BGDL founder, Thea Chassin, Abby Asistio and local women of the Bald Girls Do Lunch network for a most special brunch. Abby, a self-described  “traveler, explorer & lover of all things fun, adventurous & beautiful” joins us to share her personal journey with alopecia areata and perform ” Beautiful”.


Advance RSVP required:  1 adult $35, 2 adults $66 and girls 10-18 are $25

We’e giving away free scarves to all and a pink HeadBlade, too, to women or girls with alopecia.

July 18 at 12 pm
Women, teens and tweens – everyone needs to advance register or email rsvp@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org or call 800.578.5332

Marina del Rey Marriott Hotel
4100 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292
We’re dining on the Marriott Rec Room Patio.

Missouri Events 2014

August 27th, 2014 by Chassin

Alopecia Support For Today’s Women in Missouri

  • Join us for friendship and camaraderie with hair, scarves, wigs or as natural as you like!
  • You’ll never feel alone with alopecia areata again.

Click the image to see all event details. Then, rsvp below.


Contact events@BaldGirlsDoLunch.org for more information.

Note for Columbia: Thea will be at Shakespeare’s downtown venue. No advance fee at this event,  but do print the 15% fundraiser flyer here and tell us how many in your group! Fundraise flyer is good for dine-in and take-out all day at all locations on Sept. 25th.