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I'm Not Only The Hair Club President ...

If you’re as old as I am you probably remember those lame 80s commercials from the Hair Club for Men. When I was a kid I laughed at them. 1,481 more words


Alopecia areata is “a common condition of undetermined etiology characterized by circumscribed, nonscarring, usually asymmetric areas of baldness on the scalp, eyebrows, and bearded portion of the face.” 119 more words

Black Girl, Alopecia.

I debated for a long time whether I would share this journey. The blogs, tutorials, and testimonies that helped me cope are the reason I’m sharing my story today. 898 more words


Living with Alopecia: On Self-Care in Academia

I have debated about writing this blog post. But as many articles have been published of late on self-care in academia (see Raul Pacheco-Vega’s article or… 887 more words


Where It All Started: My Story

(originally published 12/7/2016)

“And it took cutting back the prettiest parts of myself to finally realize that this shell does not define me. For I am so much more than the flesh and bone that case the beautiful tragedies of my heart and mind.”-Becca Lee… 1,803 more words


Day 8- Killarney, Ireland.

Today I set out determined not to spend much money, I’m running a bit low about now. I had planned on taking a tour of The Killarney National Park, the guided tour was a bit expensive, but it’s free to walk all you want. 562 more words


5 Ways to Manage Stress - Alopecian Edition

Before we begin, there is one thing I want to make absolutely clear: This article isn’t about help you lower stress levels in order to start hair regrowth. 1,542 more words