Every Bald Masterpiece Needs a Frame

Among the small sample of artwork I own, my favorite pieces are 4 oil paintings created by an artist in Mangochi, Malawi. One of the things I love most about these four paintings is that each one is limited to about 4 shades of one color, with only the addition of black for shadow and depth. Until I find the perfect frames to do my paintings justice, they’re stored carefully out-of-view because all fine art deserves a fine frame....more

The Many Faces of Hair Loss

Never tell a woman who is losing her hair “It will grow back.”  I write it all the time.  If in fact a woman is losing her hair, she is most certainly living in the here-and-now of it, so telling her it will grow back is just avoiding the emotions she has here and now - NOT helpful....more

Notes From NCBC's 21st Annual Breast Cancer Conference

With over 70 informational sessions to choose from, over 80 expert speakers, and over 800 breast health professionals from the U.S., Canada, and Europe in attendance, 4Women.com was honored to be part of the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCBC) 21st Annual Breast Center Conference.  We were especially pleased to be part of a larger contingent of women representing Sarasota, FL at the conference - Marie Borsellino, Sarasota Memorial Hospital (SMH) Breast Patient Navigator, Cristi Radford, Certified Genetic Counselor...more

KNOWLEDGE -IS IT POWER OR PARANOIA?

In my two years and counting researching and writing for 4Women.com, I have learned more than I maybe ever wanted to know about hair loss and cancer.  Along the way, a question has been repeated to me by new employees - “don’t you start feeling paranoid thinking about this stuff all the time?”...more

A LITTLE EYEBROW HISTORY!

Have you ever considered why your eyebrows are such an important feature on your face? Consider this - almost 50% of communication is done non-verbally....more

MAY 9th - A DAY OF APPRECIATION AND AWARENESS

Mothers Day is a day to reflect on our love for Mom and to recognize that nothing else contributes to our own strengths, confidence and ability to love than having been loved deeply and unconditionally by our Mothers.  Mothers Day has also become a day of activism among women and families touched by cancer....more

COLOR ME HAPPY, PLEASE!

Color, color everywhere - what does it all mean?  Color is an integral part of our lives from the age of 2 months when we begin to distinguish individual colors as well as the rest of the world!...more

4Women.com joins the relief effort in Haiti.

MEDICAL HAIR LOSS IN HOLLYWOOD - GET REAL!

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Heads Up! Its Alopecia Awareness Month!

Once an Alopecian- Always an Alopecian…   ...more