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Thin May Be In -- But Not in the Hair World!

It's very disheartening to realize that the great mass of hair you once had has now taken a grand bow. Why are more women now experiencing the plight of hair loss when many thought this problem only afflicted men?

"Startling" is the correct word to describe this dilemma. The question one must ask is"why?"  There can be countless reasons why women are experiencing this disheartening challenge. As a hairstylist that has seen a vast array of clients, this experience has afforded me the opportunity to study personal clients and compile information to share.  Some of the data has been gathered from my own personal experiences, having shed a few…

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 Thin May Be In -- But Not in the Hair World!

It's very disheartening to realize that the great mass of hair you once had has now taken a grand bow. Why are more women now experiencing the plight of hair loss when many thought this problem only afflicted men?

6 Best Fixes for Hair Loss

The real deal on what works—and what doesn’t—when it comes to fighting hair loss.

7 Reasons Your Hair Is Thinning

Whether it’s noticing extra strands in your comb or finding clumps of hair in the shower drain, the moment you realize your hair is thinning can be harsh. But luckily, hair loss prevention has come a long way, and we now know that it’s not just about genetics.

Children With Hair Loss

Children With Hair Loss was created as a resource for ALL CHILDREN who have medically-related hair loss. It is our mission to empower these children to become whole again by making hair replacement available to those who may be financially challenged and might otherwise not have a means of obtaining the hair they want and need.


Hair Loss & Alopecia Information, Support, and Treatments

Locks of Love

Locks of Love is a public non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada under age 21 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.

National Hair Loss

Enhance your look with our signature treatments! Our hair restoration and aesthetics services will give you a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance!

American Hair Loss Association

The American Hair Loss Association is committed to educating and improving the lives of all those affected by hair loss. It is our goal to create public awareness of this devastating disease of the spirit, and to legitimize hair loss of all forms in the eyes of our medical community, the media and society as a whole.

Alopecia UK

For young people with Alopecia from Alopecia UK.

Alopecia World

Alopecia World is an online community for anyone that faces hair loss. It’s a good place to share, chat and discuss about anything alopecia. Just launched in 2008 the site has a commendable amount of regulars and it’s a place to share your pictures, blogs and videos. The site is a social media very much like facebook for people with hair loss. So if you need someone to share your thoughts, you know where to go.

Angel Hair Foundation

Our goal is to give the gift of feeling ordinary back to families in crisis. For weeks and months, children struggle to hold onto who they were before their cancer or medical condition. Even on good days, a glance of their reflection reminds them: things are different. So, when a child cautiously picks up the mirror and sees her Angel Hair System for the first time, she doesn’t see just a hairpiece.

Bald Girls Do Lunch

Imagine within just weeks losing every bit of hair... all over. It's unpredictable and it happens. Alopecia areata is an autoimmune skin disease that can have a devastating affect on self-image, especially women's. Bald Girls Do Lunch is the only nonprofit created specifically to help women cope, gain confidence and feel a sense of community.

Bald Truth Talk

Welcome to the Bald Truth Talk - Hair Loss, Hair Transplant and Hair Restoration Community.

Children’s Alopecia Project

Devoted specifically to children living with all forms of alopecia.

Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation

CARF was formed as a result of one person's experience with scarring alopecia (cicatricial means scarring). When the patient realized that little is known about such disorders, she decided, with the help of her doctor, to initiate a grassroots effort to raise funds to study these problems. This website has been created to provide information about the cicatricial alopecias for patients, their families and physicians, as well as the public.

Hair Foundation

Full or partial hair loss can cause social trauma and lower self-esteem about one's appearance and it can be embarrassing for both men and women. Whether hair loss is caused by genetics or other external reasons, there are many treatments and solutions available to help prevent and stop hair loss or improve your hair's overall appearance.

International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery is the leading authority on hair loss treatment and restoration...We are dedicated to promoting the highest standards of medical practice and medical ethics. The ISHRS also provides continuing education to physicians specializing in hair transplant surgery and is committed to providing the latest information on medical and surgical treatments for hair loss to the general public.

While not a life threatening condition, Alopecia areata is nevertheless serious because of the psychologically and sociologically devastating effects the hair loss can have on the victim

National Alopecia Areata Foundation

The National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF), is a 501(c) organization (Federal Tax ID is 94-2780249). Headquartered in San Rafael, CA, NAAF supports research to find a cure or acceptable treatment for alopecia areata, supports those with the disease, and educates the public about alopecia areata. is one of the web’s premier community hair loss site where its main focus is simple, to help people facing hair loss. Learn the truth about hair loss and the conditions causing it and various hair loss treatments, ways to prevent hair loss and communicate with other hair loss sufferers from all around the world. - See more at:

The Alopecia Project

Dealing with alopecia areata one spot at a time.

Wigs for Kids

Wigs for Kids is a cooperative effort among Certified Cosmetic Therapists throughout North America who share a common goal. "Children shouldn't have to worry about how they look, especially when they're in the middle of a health crisis," says Jeffrey Paul. "We want to give these kids the opportunity to feel good about themselves again."


Welcome to Regrowth, the most trusted hair loss resource center and support community for over 15 years!


Hair loss (alopecia) can affect just your scalp or your entire body. It can be the result of heredity, certain medications or an underlying medical condition. Anyone – men, women and children – can experience hair loss.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

This booklet contains general information about alopecia areata (al-oh-PEE-shah ar-ee-AH-tah). It describes what alopecia areata is, its causes, and treatment options. Information is also provided on current research

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