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I Am Going Bald

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    Please Read My Comment To Drwhins? Story.

    THIS IS MY PERSONAL VIEW AS A FEMALE.  I HAVE A GOOD FEELING THAT MANY MAY CONSIDER AND FOLLOW THRU WITH MY SUGGESTION. TO POST THE COMMENT I DIDNT HAVE TO JOIN THIS GROUP, BUT TO SUGGEST THAT YOU READ THE COMMENT I DID THIS FOR YOU GUYS.  I CANT WAIT TO HEAR WHAT YOU...
    krazeeKimberly krazeeKimberly 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2010

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    Just Like My Father

    and he was my hero when i was a little boy.  i wanted to be just like him, though maybe not quite to the point of being bald.i always knew it might happen, and it was no great tragedy when it did. 
    atadir atadir 51-55, M Nov 17, 2011

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    Hey Baldy Mates

    i guess i ll join the club very soon :) ,my hair is becoming thin in the center of my skull and the hairline is receding, since i don't like to have patches in my head, i guess i ll take it all off very soon hahaha
    human01 human01 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 20, 2012

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    Bald At 21here

     For some stupid reason i was all about bleaching my hair when i was younger, my dad has huge couldasacs on his head and my mothers father has really thin hair, i thought that it was just hereditary but i really noticed a lot more hair falling out when i was in high school...
    dubleL dubleL 22-25, M 4 Responses Jan 16, 2010

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    I No Longer Wear Hairpiece

    I wore a hairpice for 14 years, and this summer did without it. So, it has been 5 months free of hair. Upon going free it was the first time in 34 years when I did not have to be concerned about how my hair looked. For a period of 20 years I was gradually losing my hair, and I...
    patch15 patch15 56-60 Dec 28, 2012

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    And I love it! My hair has started to thin at

    a faster pace in the last months and now people is starting to notice it, and telling me I'm balding. My hair started to thin about a year or a year and a half ago, but now it's going faster. I think I will join the bald world very very soon and that's great as I've always...
    KeiranShayk KeiranShayk 31-35, M Mar 28

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    Baldness And Confidence

    If you are losing your hair as a man in your early twenties, then this might mean that you have noticed first signs even before that. And however standards of beauty have changed over the years, it really drags you down. I spent years avoiding mirrors whenever possible because I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 27, 2012

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    I'm balding and like it,

    though my wife doesn't. I think it's sexy because it signifies testosterone. Grrr!
    blnjms blnjms 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 1, 2014

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    Anyone Have Tips?

    I have been balding for about a year now, I am pretty sure it has a great deal to do with stress and a bad diet. If anyone has any tips or simple changes that they have made that have worked for altering either of these I would appreciate it if you would either comment or hit me...
    slwat1st slwat1st 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 5, 2011

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    I hate it, my hair is always really short,

    like a 2 on the top and a 0 on the sides. It's sad I try not to care but it's weird like I can sense my hair loss happening all say everyday ... Seriously depressing the **** out of me. **** my dad's genes lol
    topman27 topman27 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 26, 2014

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    Self Loathing

    I am balding but I hate you people who are balding or are bald but I need this group but I think you suck but please donr delete me I need help. p.s. go to hell
    BigBaldBro BigBaldBro 22-25, M Dec 10, 2012

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    I saw this day coming.

    Every guy in my family is going/or already are bald. Its happening to me, starting at my bangs..weak. I'm only 21 years old and I'm going bald. So lame, life is bogus I guess. Just not sure if I should own it like a man would do or cover it up? Of course I'm kinda self...
    HeyIThappens HeyIThappens 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    receding at the front

    and every time I get my hair cut I find I am developing a bigger bald spot at the back
    smoothiescot smoothiescot 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 16, 2014

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    Stress Related?

    could stress be the culprit? i started noticing a lot of hairs stuck to the shower walls after i was done showering. during that time i could pull out hairs from the top of my head with no effort. i do wear caps a lot, but not all day everyday.  my life is crap, so i think...
    VomitEnema VomitEnema 26-30, M Apr 12, 2010

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    20 & Balding..

    I'm 20 years old, and since I was 19 I starte to notice my hair thinning. At first I thought I was just seeing things or something, cuz i didnt think you could start to lose your hair at such an early age, so I brushed it off and hadn't really noticed large...
    ItalianDude ItalianDude 18-21 7 Responses Apr 10, 2009

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    Not a Big Deal

    My hair started to fall out about 4 months ago.  I took some propecia, which held off any more hair loss but recently the hair loss started up again.  I went and saw my doctor who told me that while the propecia helps, it's no panacea -- it only slows down the...
    Seraph1m Seraph1m 26-30, M 7 Responses Nov 22, 2007

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    A Part of Life

    I'm going bald and I really don't care at all.  My wife is ok with it and she is the only person other than myself who's opinion matters.  When you think of all the other problems that people all around the world are experiencing, losing a bit of hair seeems quite minor...
    WeirdWillie WeirdWillie 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 3, 2009

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    Chrome Boy!

    As early as my 20's, it was obvious that I had a receding hairline.  My Dad went bald fairly early and I've inherited that.  I try to keep the hair that I do have very short.  When I visit the barber, I get them to use No. 2 clippers.  It looks neat and is easy to look after...
    Koala1964 Koala1964 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2011

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    I Like It

    Some people go to great extents to cover their baldness and in all cases the only person they deceive is themselves and they look so ridiculous.  In my case I love it and I wish for the rest of the hair to fell off so I do not have to shave it.
    jc2009 jc2009 41-45, M 3 Responses Dec 17, 2010

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    What Rogaine Doesn't Want You To Know

    [ORIGINAL POSTED AS REPLY TO MAJOR TOM, BUT HE NO LONGER COMES TO EP]   Major Tom, I wanted to tell you something...One day I was watching that rogaine commercial, and I realized that one of the instructions was to...
    LeisaWolf LeisaWolf 51-55, F 5 Responses Jan 7, 2010

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    My Choice To Be Bald

    I have been bald since Oct 2012. I don't have cancer. I have a best friend who have trichotillomania. So I had came up with an idea of wanted to go bald. Because I heard of people are down because people make fun of them. I wanted to show those bully people that bald people are...
    cueball2012 cueball2012 26-30, F Jul 27, 2013

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    First Denial, Then Acceptance, Now I Kind Of Like It

    I like being bald. I've embraced the masculinity of it. At age 24, I noticed my hairline retreating and it disturbed the hell out of me. I tried to rationalize it by assuming that it was only stress-related and temporary... but it just kept happening. My first step toward...
    Pinballs Pinballs 31-35, M 2 Responses May 5, 2012

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    I Am Going Bald

    I have been going bald for quite some time now. I have worn it with the small band around the back of my head. Like I have it in my picture. I have also worn it completely shaved off. I have done theses two stiles back and forth for several years now. So I really hope women find...
    doctorirwin doctorirwin 46-50, M 6 Responses Oct 14, 2010

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    Moss dont grow in busy areas.

    That got less water. And the crap we clean us with. May cause bald too. Ooooohhhhh. Conspiracy. Lol. Or truth.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    Tokyo Earthquake And A Jolt Of Clarity

    It was not long ago when an earthquake ravaged the city of Tokyo. Like everyone else, I read the newspaper articles and saw the news footage on television. What struck me was a doctor who explained the effects of radiation sickness. I was in the Navy more than twenty years ago...
    kudzu41999 kudzu41999 41-45, M Oct 14, 2011

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    But both my father and my son need up being

    balder than me. At l;east still have some hair.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 30, 2014

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    20 & Balding..

    I'm 20 years old, and since I was 19 I starte to notice my hair thinning. At first I thought I was just seeing things or something, cuz i didnt think you could start to lose your hair at such an early age, so I brushed it off and hadn't really noticed large...
    ItalianDude ItalianDude 18-21 3 Responses Apr 10, 2009

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    Brother In Law.

    My brother in law has thin hair........but like he says ''Who wants fat hair?
    boatrace boatrace 66-70, M Jan 1, 2013

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    I Was Eager Going Bald

    I want share about my experience here...i have thick and long hair until bottom but oneday i feel excited for change my style...i cut bob hair 1 month ago but i am eager to do hair cut more short even bald smooth...i had dream since childs oneday i want shave my head clean but i...
    cicik8 cicik8 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 13, 2012

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    Now Or Naturally???

    My hair started thinning out during my teen years and always knew the day was coming!! The males in our family look surprisingly the same from generation to generation, just a bit taller with each generation. After threatening to many times, I finally had my head shaved...
    lifeslife08 lifeslife08 36-40, M Nov 11, 2008

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    I Am Bald And I Don't Care!

    I used to think going bald was a bad thing. Well it's been 2 years since my hair fell out completely and this time for good. It all started six years ago with a battle with cancer. I kicked its ***, but one of the side effects is hair loss during chemo. I cried when my hair first...
    MzTeri MzTeri 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 27, 2011

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    Because I learned people don't really give a shat. I don't either. I have been on here for a year maybe and I just want to say you shouldn't pretend to care. I need to be more...
    CallOnMeSlippin CallOnMeSlippin 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    It's going to be difficult as hell, but I'm prepared for it haha.
    00dom00 00dom00 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    When Christian came downstairs, he was wearing the cargo pants and crew neck dress shirt I had picked up for him today. I looked him up and down. He looked so good! I was standing...
    000Camilla 000Camilla 31-35, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I will not ever do this anymore. Once upon a time ago I used.....then I stopped one day and asked self why? because they do not like whom I am...and I am supposed to be what they...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I look at where I am in life and times, and feel my life is going no where. I so often feel I should be further ahead than I am. I feel like I am running in thick sludge...stuck...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 22 hrs ago

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    I'm going into my senior year of high school and have the stresses of learning how to drive, getting a job, figuring out my career and college. It's all so hard for me. I'm nervous...
    JesusismySaviour JesusismySaviour 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I've always been sensitive to spirits . I've had deja vu dreams all my life and they all came true . I get visions , I get warnings in my dreams , and I feel and see spirits...
    Pustinja Pustinja 36-40, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Its 5:15am so I think I'm going to be fast. I've got 3 things in my mind now, things that happened today. 1) I woke up in the big bed, alone, with the sun on my face and that...
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    As we were leaving the theatre last night, the wife and I noticed a crowd gathered around one of the multiplexes, and plenty of uniformed security. I asked someone in the crowd...
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't know what to do friends. I'm so tired of feeling like I'm going to cry after every thought. Things just keep bringing me back to what could I have changed before it all...
    rnwytrain85 rnwytrain85 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 25

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    Eventually, that is. It might be in a couple years or so when I can go barefoot without being looked at funny in public. I mean I'll probably wear some kind of shoe, like a...
    LadyBarefoot LadyBarefoot 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    Renaissance faires may not be for everyone, but I enjoy going to them once a year. And in three weeks I will be going to the faire this year. I know I will have a great time there...
    hotpinkthong70 hotpinkthong70 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 23

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