This Talk about Hair, Health, and Hope is a journey for advocacy, self awareness, and a challenge to all society to take life into their own hands. HairDocTk is self educated with various certificates in her field where at the age of 30 her only choice while battling Renal Cell Carcinoma leading into breast implant illness also losing a kidney was to read everything! She learned enough to save her own life. The magical adventure from a very rural, conservative, Pentecostal Pennsylvania up-bringing, graduating High School “Most likely to Succeed” being named Miss Ready and Fair to Hollywood stunt and stage life to learning a trade that supports her living HairDoc is sharing the story of the hero. To this day she has started a non-profit charity and a petition to change the law to require certification and maintain regulation on licenses given to hair professionals. This is a true story about the actions necessary to enact advocacy.