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Haircuts for a cause - Locks of Love

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Locks of love

Several non-profit organizations are in need of hair donations to make hairpieces for disadvantaged children who are suffering from long-term medical hair loss.

One of these organizations is Locks of Love. They provide hairpieces to children free of charge. Locks of Love is looking for hair donations measuring 10 inches in length or more.

Visit their website at to find out more information about the organization and the procedures for donating hair. If you are in the need of a whole new look and thinking of cutting off your long locks, check out this video from Maury. This young woman not only cuts off inches of her hair -- she cuts off several feet!

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