Posts Tagged ‘alopecia’

CANCER BRINGS A ‘GOLD LINING’.

“Every cloud has a silver lining” is an idiom I’ve often heard but never really associated with any specific experience in my life.  I’ve probably used the expression in an effort to comfort someone else.  The expression has been used repeatedly in response to my story of hair loss and...
June 2nd, 2011 | 4women.com | Read More

Bald Love

MOTH AND BUTTERFLY by Terese Weir Ever look in an empty cocoon as a most glorious butterfly leaves it? I’ll bet there’s a mirror in it. When a woman loses her hair, which for her has been a safe haven and the only part of her body she truly believes is spectacular, she desperately wants to trust...
March 18th, 2010 | 4women.com, Cancer Blogs | Read More

September is National Alopecia Areata Awareness Month!

In honor of Alopecia awareness month I would like to share this story that was sent to me by a woman who is living with Alopecia. “BECAUSE THE MIRROR IS WATCHING”  by Terese The body betrays.  One day, a normal life is flipped upside down by the most innocuous of things – a mirror. Beginning...
August 31st, 2009 | 4women.com | Read More

Eyes in the Back of my Head

My Alopecia saga continues! Seven years ago, I lost my hair to Alopecia Universalis. Last year, my hair follicles began to sprout as if waking up from an altered state! My hair emotions have taken many twists and turns over the past year but now I’m settled into just plain resignation. I’m resigned...
July 12th, 2009 | 4women.com, Uncategorized | Read More