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    Alopecia Awareness Month

    Do you ever wake up in the morning and instantly feel sad? Knowing that you don’t have hair can have that effect on you. Sometimes, you can wake up feeling like badass b and sometimes you wake up feeling like the whole world is shit and nothing is ever right in the world. September is Alopecia Awareness Month, so I just wanted to write a quick post. Two years ago I wrote a post about my journey with alopecia but haven’t really written about it since. I have been more open about it on Instagram and the support has been so amazing. Admittedly, it has taken a mental toll on…

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    Let’s Talk About Alopecia

    I want to start a new series. I guess this would be the second post in the series as I previously posted Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby. My aim is to open up a discussion and get people discussing things they never usually would or learn things they didn’t know about before. I wrote about alopecia once on my blog back in 2011 and even then it was only brief. I want to start a conversation about what alopecia is and what it means to have alopecia. Let’s get the technical stuff out of the way first: What is alopecia? Alopecia is the general medical term for hair loss. There…