Hair Weaves

The sagging economy and escalating human-hair weave costs have spurred thefts in Philadephia-area beauty shops and salons, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. The selling of weaves is a huge money-making business in this country. While they were once taboo, weaves are very much en vogue today. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported last fall that robbers are […]

A UK woman may have died as a result of a possible allergic reaction to hair extension glue, the Daily Mail reports. Here’s some more information on the story: A housewife died after suffering a massive allergic reaction possibly triggered by the glue in her hair extensions, an inquest heard today. Atasha Graham, 34, collapsed […]

Police are hunting for “hair weave” thieves who broke into a southwest Atlanta beauty supply store in the early hours of Wednesday morning. SEE ALSO: Father Says It Was ‘A Mistake’ To Use 9-year-old As Chauffeur Officers say the burglars used a Dodge Durango to smash through the rear door of the shop and then […]

A recent article appearing in the New York Times focuses on the growing trend of weaves stolen from beauty shops across the country. Just last month, a pair of robbers stole close to $90,000 worth of weaves from a Chicago beauty shop. The robbery is just one of many which illustrates how quality hair weaves […]