'I felt much less attractive, much less confident.'
Hair loss is a sensitive subject and a lot of stigma surrounds it, especially amongst guys my age. You have to be brave to bring up that sort of thing in conversation. We don't tend to talk about things like that very often. It was only when I finally plucked up the courage to speak to a friend that I got some much-needed perspective.
I say this not because being bald defines me as a person, but because it has shaped my journey into adulthood and contributed to the confident, secure and happy person that I am today. From the moment that my hair began to fall out at the tender age of 17, I have experienced a roller-coaster of emotions that have ultimately changed me and my life for the better.
Scientists have ‘stumbled’ across the cells that cause hair to go grey and fall out, causing balding, while studying how
7. You know they aren’t hiding a terrible face behind all that hair. 8. You haven’t got to worry about picking out their
"I run into this guy in Beverly Hills and he goes, 'I’ve been wanting to meet you because I go to this conference every year
Although it is quite common for people to lose hair as they get older, it can be upsetting when you realise your hair is
In my dance with the dreaded C word, strange things have happened. This journey isn't one on which the expected happens, simply by the fact that its nature is to be unexpected. No one expects to have cancer, especially young...