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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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We are a Top-Rated Nonprofit!

November 20th, 2016 by Chassin

Top-Rated Nonprofit

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Get Our Newest Alopecia E-book

November 2nd, 2016 by Chassin

Everyday Alopecia Guide

Everyday Alopecia Guide is here! Download your free copy today.

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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.

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Feeling Lost?

Enjoy our fun approach to self-confidence.

 

We love options. Come as you are.

All looks encouraged.

 

 

 

VIDEO: Alopecia Areata – Why Does My Hair Fall Out?

December 13th, 2015 by Chassin

Super cute video from the Australia Alopecia Areata Foundation. With puppets and children, any child you know will understand your alopecia much better from this video: Watch HERE Ages 4-12.

6 Questions for Xeljanz Trial Participant

August 21st, 2015 by Chassin

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6 Questions for Alopecia Patient on Xeljanz http://bgdl.org/1Jqgj0J

Alopecia areata patient on Xeljanz talks to Bald Girls Do Lunch alopecia support founder Thea Chassin.

Tips for Talking about Alopecia

July 31st, 2014 by Chassin

 

Curious how to share this with your loved ones and the people you work with? Here are a few articles that cover exactly that:

 

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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.

http://blog.baldgirlsdolunch.org/gaining-comfort-alopecia-talking

Changing Hairstyles is Normal

November 11th, 2013 by Chassin

Could super-superficial jabber about celeb hairstyle changes be just the right opening to get your conversation started?

http://omg.yahoo.com/blogs/celeb-news/pamela-anderson-looks-completely-different-pixie-cut-205031604.html

Changing a wig-wardrobe is not a one-size-fits-all situation for every woman with AA. At one end of the spectrum are those terrified of changing their look, simply due to fear of change and drawing attention to themselves. At the other end are people who justifiably require a consistent look for professional reasons. Yet, there’s a vast territory in between. Where are you on this spectrum? Are you doing what you want on your own terms?

Scripts & Tips

November 6th, 2013 by Chassin

If you missed it in our Fall Newsletter, enjoy this edition of Scripts & Tips: For Your Friends and Loved Ones…Tips on How to Help.