Baldy Lox Boutique Is Empowering The Hair Loss Community

It’s September, which means it's alopecia awareness month. For those living with hair loss, it means recognizing people affected by alopecia, and empowering those living with it.

My hair started falling out in my teens and I was completely bald by 20- now I help others to be empowered by designing wigs | Daily Mail Online

An influencer and wig designer is inspiring women to talk about hair loss - after her own alopecia began at just 16.

Stephanie Barber, 31, from Totnes, Devon, says she wants others to be 'empowered' after being 'embarrassed' as a younger woman.

Her hair problems began in her teens and, by her early 20s, her hair was falling out in clumps, fearing a terminal condition, Stephanie went to see a doctor.

I lost my hair due to alopecia and hit rock bottom, now I design wigs for celebrities

Stephanie Barber, 30, from Devon, lost her hair after the death of her father – now she's helping other women cope with hair loss

Devon teenager's hair fell out in clumps after tragedy - Devon Live

It has taken 13 years for Stephanie Barber to find the confidence to leave her house without wearing her wig after suffering from alopecia