Almost everybody diagnosed with cancer has been sent to chemotherapy and because of that, they have lost their hair. However, hair loss is not only caused by cancer and chemotherapy, an auto-immune disease called Alopecia also makes the hair fall off, but here the permanent, and the worst consequence is, that there is no cure for it. You can help these people, if you have long hair, by donating some of it to make wigs. This is a beautiful and human thing to do, for you it’s not a big deal, but for them it is a life changing deed for which they will be forever grateful.
Wigs for Kids is one of the many organizations where you can donate your hair, and it’s quite popular. In the past 30 years, Wigs for Kids has been there to help children whose hair has fallen off by giving great support and providing Hair Replacement Systems.
Hair loss has great effects on children and not only on their outward appearance. When a child loses their hair it lowers, their self-confidence making it hard for them to live their life like all children should.
With their self-confidence shattered they form a bad attitude towards treatment and start having negative physical responses. This is why Wigs for Kids is so helpful; it helps them form better self-confidence allowing them to live fully their lives.
If you were wondering what happens when someone donates their hair, you can see it in the video below. From the beginning where the woman is cutting her hair, till the final product that fills a little girl’s eyes with pure joy.