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HerAlopecia was created by a girl named Laura with Androgenetic Alopecia back in 2004. Today it is maintained by a group of female contributors, writers, bloggers, and forum members. Our goal is to educate and provide a home for you.

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Treatments for Womens Hair Loss and Thinning Hair

thinning hair in women

Over 20 million women in the United States alone, are suffering from some type of hair loss. This does not take into account the rest of the world, and a little less than half are under 40 years of age. The emotional effects of hair loss range from anxiety and depression, to frustration and poor […]


Womens Hair Loss Discussion Forums – Join Our Community

Womens Hair Loss Forums

You are not alone.  Is that about the best thing you could’ve heard today?  We’ve got a community.  A very large community of women dealing with literally every form of hair loss possible.  HerAlopecia has been around since 2004 and we’re not about to stop anytime soon.  We have dedicated forums for Androgenetic Alopecia in […]


Alopecia Areata in Women – Treatments and Support

Womens Alopecia Areata

Alopecia Areata is a type of hair loss that affects about 2% of the population; it can strike children and adults randomly, even those in good health. Over 4.5 million people in America are afflicted by it (NAAF), and about 25% of those with Alopecia Areata have had a family history of this particular type […]


Women’s Alopecia Universalis – Treatments and Support

Womens Alopecia Universalis

Join our Women’s Alopecia Universalis Support Forums and connect with others. More content coming here soon.


Women’s Alopecia Totalis – Treatments and Support

Alopecia Totalis Women

Join our Alopecia Totalis Support Forums and connect with others in the community. More content coming here soon.


Telogen Effluvium in Women – Causes and Treatments

Telogen Effluvium

Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatments for Telogen Effluvium in Females.  Telogen effluvium (diffuse hair shedding) is the second most common form of hair loss. Both androgenetic alopecia and telogen effluvium account for about 95% of all hair-loss cases. Telogen effluvium is divided into three different types: sudden, delayed and chronic. Types of Telogen […]


About HerAlopecia and its Founder

HerAlopecia About Us

Have you ever looked in the mirror and for the first time, come to the shocking realization that something about yourself had definitely changed?  I’m Laura.  I’m 19 years old, just starting my Junior year in College, majoring in Political Science.  And in June of 2002, I experienced that unfortunate epiphany. When I peeked in […]


Guides to Women’s Hair Loss & Alopecia

Womens Hair Loss Guides

These Women’s Guides to Hair Loss Treatment will prepare you to put together a hair loss treatment regimen, and get started on it today. If you’re dealing something other than thinning hair, we have guides for you as well. Let’s get started… Women’s Guide to Thinning Hair   A guide for women who are experiencing […]