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Big Weekend 2015 Line Up Finally Announced!

24th July 2015

We are delighted to share the full line-up confirmed so far for the Information Sharing part of our Big Weekend 2015.  This year the event will take place in Manchester on 12th September (Alopecia Awareness Month).  There will be competitions and raffles where you can get you're hands on some amazing prizes, a fantastic line up of speakers and workshops, some insightful demonstrations and a PhotoBooth thrown in to the mix for good measure.  It's all going to make for a great weekend full of knowledge, advice and support for those with all types of hair loss.  As an overview, the line up confirmed so far is as follows...

Event Sponsors:

Karen Betts (one of the best known Permanent Cosmetics Artist and respected trainer)
Eylure (The World's Favourite eyelash brand!)


Dr David Fenton (Alopecia Areata - Presentation & Q&A))
Dr Matt Harries (Scarring alopecia’s – Presentation & Q&A)
Jason Saks (Scalp Concealers & Hair thickening Cosmetics)
Paul Gibson (Hypnosis, stress and its relationship with the skin)
Nina Welsh (Exploring Individual Experiences and Group Psychotherapy)


Mark Hudson (Coping with Alopecia by developing self-compassion)
Changing Faces (Living with Alopecia:  Building emotional resilience)

Focus Talk:

Alternative & Complementary Therapies (facilitated by Jen Chambers)

Wig & Alternative Hair Exhibitors:

Ami Wigs
Aspire Hair
Banbury Postiche
Hair Fairy
Hair Solutions
Positively Hair
Simply Wigs
Trendco Manchester

Headwear Exhibitors:

Hip Headwear
Suburban Turban

We’ll also have an Alopecia UK stall there with our range of merchandise to buy and where we can answer any questions you have about the Charity.  Ambassador, Author Sue Hampton, will also be there with her books.  And if that isn’t enough we’ll also have a PhotoBooth for a bit of fun as well as a raffle with lots of lovely prizes to be won!

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