Having alopecia, Maggie D'Amaro gains new perspective on life
Maggie D’Amaro sits in the chair, her patience evaporating as the salon workers scurry back and forth ignoring her. Eleven-year-old Maggie wishes to be anywhere else.
Seven hours and $2,000 later, the salon workers place the thick, dark-brown wig on top of young Maggie’s head. The custom human hair wig falls right above her shoulders. It’s itchy. It’s uncomfortable. She hates it.
“When they put it on her, she ripped it off her head, threw it across the room and said, ‘I’ll never wear it,’” sai