lose 30 inches of hair to help cancer charity
local women have donated more than 30 inches of hair between them
to help a charity that supplies wigs free of charge to children
who have lost their hair due to cancer treatment.
Smith (46) and Sharon Salter (30) have held the fundraiser at Enhance
Hair & Beauty in Burnham-On-Sea High Street to help the Little
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It's horrendous enough that children
have to deal with the pain and fear that goes with cancer, but to
lose their hair too seems to add indignity to injury."
we can help in any small way to relieve the worries of the patient
and families then it's a cause I'm happy to help."
women had waist-length hair until the funsraiser when they had a
shoulder crop, kindly supported by Neil and Susan at Enhance Hair
charity Little Princess Trust makes the wigs available free of charge
to young cancer patients, so both Mandy and Sharon are fundraising
to help with the cost of turning their hair into wigs.
added: "It's a terribly stressful time for families, so to
provide the wigs free of charge is a real help."
still time to help the ladies raise funds by visiting their fundraising
information on The Little Princess Trust can be found here.