Hair Loss in Women – Tammy Lobato Wigs Melbourne

Married at First Sight Australia 2018

Having Alopecia myself since age 3, I’m going to be even more captivated watching this season of Married at First Sight which features Gabrielle who lost all her hair like me when she was 11.

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Loss of hair needn’t result in a loss of adventure

As a kid and as a teenager I tried not to let wearing a wig stop me from doing most that my peers did. In fact, I used to swim competitively which presented challenges but surprisingly I didn’t let it worry me very much.

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Buying a wig? What you need to know

On Christmas eve I was contacted by a woman who had lost her hair as a result of chemotherapy and was desperate for a wig. It wasn’t because she had left it too late or that her hair had fallen out too rapidly or unexpectedly. It was because she had been fooled by online wig stores and had been sent what she described as ‘clown wigs’.

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The loss of one’s hair – sharing the lived experience of alopecia

I am inspired by a book created by Deeann Callis Graham that researches the world of Alopecia through the experiences of women, men and children with Alopecia who bare their souls and reveal their fears, sadness, encounters of bullying and torment and eventually, their reluctant but necessary acceptance of the disease that took away their hair.

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( Posted in: Alopecia )

Wigs for Women – Increasing participation, productivity and confidence in the workplace and everyday life

There are so many considerations for women diagnosed with Cancer or for those with Alopecia, an Auto-Immune Disease – scans, biopsies, appointments with the GP, Dermatologists, Oncologists, the significant emotional turmoil being experienced by the now patient and their family.

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