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What It Felt Like To Lose My Hair From Alopecia

"I truly felt natural beauty and my femininity were at stake."

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Becky Harris was diagnosed with alopecia, an autoimmune skin disease, when she was 17 years old.

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Becky first realized the severity of the situation when a chunk of her hair came out in her then-boyfriend's hands.

And for any girl going through high school, they know that finding security in yourself is hard enough, never mind battling an autoimmune disease on top of that.

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