Below we have listed some contacts we feel are useful when dealing with female hair

About the Girl

Feminine, sexy, and pretty lingerie and fashionable swimwear. Set up by Amy Bath after breast cancer, About the Girl sells lingerie designed to restore confidence and help women feel attractive.

After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

This unique site provides a wealth of information about breast reconstruction surgery. Lots of practical advice and a forum to access.

Alopecia UK

A registered charity run by volunteers, providing excellent support and advice for people with Alopecia. Active forum also available on the site.

Alopecia World

ALOPECIA WORLD is a unique, exciting, interactive and positively life-changing social networking site for alopecians, their loved ones and friends.

American Cancer Society

Excellent short list of priorities for cancer patients before starting treatment, all to do with hair loss

American Hair Loss Association

One of the best sites and forums I've found, packed with personal experience and full of genuine empathy.


Supplier of mastectomy bras and swimwear; beautiful, contemporary product range.

If you can make it past step 2, steps 4 and 5 provide interesting and practical advice on how to shave your hair.

Bald is Beautiful

The wonderful Sharon Blynn's inspirational website where she discusses her journey through Ovarian cancer. Her beauty and warmth radiates on many levels - well worth a read!

Betty and Belle

Beautiful feminine post-surgery lingerie and swimwear, fitting service and therapy room. Close to M56 and Manchester Airport. Mail order service.

Useful info page on skincare whilst undergoing treatment.

British Association of Skin Camouflage

Training body for professionals in skin camouflage techniques.

Cancer Recovery

If you have been diagnosed with cancer, love someone who has been diagnosed, or want to do all you can to avoid diagnosis, then this is the website to visit.

Cancer Research UK

Expert, easy to understand information about cancer and cancer care.

Chemo Chic

Jessica Jones writes a great style column for those undergoing treatment. Uplifting and fun with some great tips!

Cicatricial Alopecia Research Foundation

American website newly formed dealing with the rarer alopecias that cause permanent scarring and hair loss. Set up and run by leading clinicians and researchers. The site contains up to date references, and information about opportunities to meet other p

Eloise Lingerie

Wonderful website showing feminine, contemporary swimwear as well as lingerie. A real find for women post mastectomy.

Embarrassing Problems

Direct reassuringly factual site edited by Dr Margaret Stearn. Hair loss section covers many concerns and the forum in June '07 is about hair loss issues and coping strategies.

Embrace Cancer beauty

From our boutique in Worcester we provide products and services suitable for women affected by cancer or experiencing hair loss, including mastectomy lingerie, headwear and wigs, skincare, cosmetics, clothing and giftware.


Once in awhile you come across a seriously useful site - for any women struggling with thinning eyelashes and eyebrows (or complete loss) this is a treasure trove of advice.

florisene for women

Commercial advertorial site about the nutritional supplement Florisene. This is about one of the few alternatives to Minoxidil for women experiencing diffuse hair thinning and shedding. Has some useful (and reputable) facts about hair loss in the content

Gali Wigs

The ultimate supplier of bespoke human hair wigs based in London.

GRACE (Gynae-oncology Research and Clinical Excellence

Charity set up and led by a talented, experienced group of consultants keen to raise awareness and inform about the early symptoms of the main female cancers. Continually raising money to fund further research and equipment.

Guildford Yoga

Experienced yoga teacher Luci Phipps runs classes for people touched by cancer.

Hair Expert

Article on Finding the Right Cut for your Face Shape - interesting reading when considering wigs.

Hair Loss Clinic, Sydney

The Crown Clinic is a hair loss clinic in Sydney, specialising in both surgical and non-surgical hair restoration.

Hair today, mad tomorrow

Interesting, well researched article written in response to Britney Spears' hair loss.


HeadStrong is a marvellous headwear fitting service run by volunteers and organised by Breast Cancer Care. Well worth popping in to you local centre to find out more about.

Her Hair Loss

Informative site packed with easy to read information on all the different forms of female hair loss.

Hypnotherapy Directory

This is a free service that will provide those seeking support to find a hypnotherapist close to them and appropriate for their needs. All have submitted their qualifications, insurance cover, and details of recognised professional body registration.


Liz Scott, image and colour consultant advises women and men how to look their very best.