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Advance research

Your participation in the Alopecia Areata Registry, Biobank & Clinical Trials Network helps advance our research to better understand alopecia areata and develop safe and effective treatments.

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Build resilience

Learn more about common reactions your child may have to alopecia areata and get resources to help him or her have positive experiences at school and with friends.

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Find support

There’s strength in numbers. NAAF’s national network of support groups and phone contacts offer another way to create a sense of community — no matter where you live.

Get advice

Get tips and advice for women and men — like applying makeup, shaving your scalp and caring for synthetic and natural hairpieces — that have been found useful by people who have alopecia areata.


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Shop for products and accessories

Find eyelashes, eyebrows, hairpieces, scarves and hats to help cover bare patches or address total hair loss. You can also find supportive books written by others with alopecia areata here. When you shop the vendors in our Alopecia Areata Marketplace, just mention "NAAF" each time at checkout and they’ll donate 10% of your purchase to NAAF.

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What’s happening in your community

Register Now for 32nd Annual NAAF Conference

My Life – My Power – Miami is the theme of the 32nd Annual NAAF International Conference scheduled for Thursday, June 22, to Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Miami, Florida. This conference is for people of all ages who have alopecia areata or care about someone who does. This unforgettable experience will connect you with a network of individuals and families who share the same challenges you face and researchers detailing the latest findings of NAAF’s Treatment Development Program.