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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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You won’t be the person you expect to be…

January 4th, 2013 by Chassin

Self-perception is a major player in the lives of all people with alopecia areata, particularly women. Who am I now? Who will I be? John Tierney’s NY Times article (Why You Won’t Be the Person You Expect to Be) talks about the Harvard psychologist’s study “The End of History Illusion” in the journal Science.