• 24, Female
  • Johannesburg
  • South Africa

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I am a university student, studing my passion. I enjoy long walks, the sea and dogs. (And besides those movie cliches, my actual loves would be writing, travelling and staring vaguely into the distance- also cats, not so much dogs). I have had Alopecia since I was 15 and have recently chosen to not wear a wig :)
Do you have alopecia?
Alopecia universalis
Are you age 18 or older?
Yes - I am 18 or older

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The most liberating experience I have ever had

Posted on August 9, 2016 at 6:30pm 2 Comments

Hi fellow alopecia and hairloss knowers

I am so happy to be who I am.

This year I started my university days at Stellenbosch University in South Africa, studying my passion. At this time I was still uncomfortable to be seen without my wig (I have Alopecia Universalis)- with only close friends and family having ever seen me with my untanned head.

I wanted to be brave, to shake off the cloak that societal beauty standards insisted on wrapping around my adolescent body, but…


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