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HappyAgainOneDay Fri 21-Mar-14 14:00:03

AIBU to want to know how to donate my hair when it's long enough to a wigmaker to help someone who's lost his/her hair through chemotherapy? Has anyone done this before?

Patchouli Fri 21-Mar-14 14:01:16

I know some people who have gone throughout 'the Princess Trust'

HappyAgainOneDay Fri 21-Mar-14 14:08:00

Thank you. That's a good route to take but isn't it just for children? What about adults? Anyone know?

I have lost a good few friends through cancer and have another two in the offing. Unfortunately, wigs will not come into it there but there must be other adults in need.

Oooh and I had an aunt who lost her hair through steroids in the 1980s so it's not just cancer....

JonSnowIsAProperLover Fri 21-Mar-14 14:11:28

DS wants to cut off his waist length hair in the Summer before he starts secondary school.

I mentioned to him about donating it and he likes the idea.

We'd also like to know.

I think he'd want it to go to another child though.

gordyslovesheep Fri 21-Mar-14 14:31:31

lots of information on Google

lessthanBeau Fri 21-Mar-14 14:47:42

awww how lovely, I have a bald mum through chemo and radio therapy so this makes my heart smile xxx

her hair was her crowning glory , but she has some lovely synthetic wigs now, but nothing like the real hair ones, god bless you.

EverythingsDozy Fri 21-Mar-14 14:57:29

I donated mine via the little princess trust. They sent me a certificate and it made me feel really good! I think cancer research accepts hair donations smile

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