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When being Chinese or Indian is a disadvantage

In Uncategorized on 28/11/2010 at 5:24 am

Long sought for wigs and toupees, human hair is now in particularly high demand for hair extension procedures in more affluent countries. Dark hair from India and China is more plentiful, but blond and other light shades are valued for their relative scarcity and because they are easier to dye to match almost any woman’s natural color.

Blond Russian and Ukrainian women in rural areas harvest their hair and sell it. NYT article

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