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Special to the Los Angeles TimesIt almost goes without saying that hair is huge business in Hollywood. Healthy, beautifully coiffed and colored locks are a key calling card for those in the spotlight. Exhibit A: Jennifer Aniston's headline-generating honey-blond shag, hyped year after...
Chris Kelly, 34, half of the 1990s kid rap duo Kris Kross that had a chart-topping hit with "Jump," was pronounced dead Wednesday at an Atlanta hospital of an apparent drug overdose, authorities said. Police were called to Kelly's home in south...
Los Angeles TimesIf you're thinking about trying out the latest trend in men's hairstyles, here are a few pointers from the experts on how to do the 'do. What should I ask for? Some folks refer to it as an undercut. Others call it the Jimmy, the Darmody or the Michael...
Nation NowConventional wisdom says a doll needs to be perfect. But two cross-country friends want to see a doll -- ideally a bald Barbie doll -- that reflects reality for children and women with cancer and other illness....
All The Rage"Game of Thrones" may be set in a fantasy world of long, long ago but the clothes the characters are wearing strike some observers as remarkably on-trend, including crop tops, prints and fur. Alec Baldwin is engaged. Mattel is coming out with a bald...
Your morning fashion and beauty report: No pants subway ride 2011, Gwyneth Paltrow's latest endeavor, and be careful how you use Kate Middleton's nameAll The RageThe annual no-pants subway ride happened Sunday. That's right, fun-loving subway riders everywhere were encouraged by a group called Improv Everywhere to drop trou and ride in their underwear, just for a hoot. In New York alone, an estimated 3,500......
All The RageIn last weekend's Miss America pageant, one fan favorite broke the usual beauty-queen mold. Miss Delaware, Kayla Martell, is certainly beautiful, but she is also bald. That this became a running story in numerous publications in the days leading up......
The Register-Herald, Beckley, W.Va.Share your hair and show you care. That's the call that students at Ansted Middle School are putting out to their community as they launch their first annual Locks of Love Hair Donation event. On May 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., you can get a free hair cut...
FARGO, N.D. - Mom, something smells heavenly! my 14-year-old daughter exclaimed. Wow, what's for dinner, Mom? When is it time to eat? my 17-year-old son asked a little while later. Be patient. You'll see, I said. They were following their...
Channel 2 NewsBrandon Chicotsky used his head when coming up with his new marketing strategy. Chicotsky advertises businesses atop his bald head through his website, BaldLogo.com. For $320 he and his team will walk through the city of Austin stirring up attention...
Latina Sethman-Benthall has no hair. By age 12, after several years of patchy hair loss, her diagnosis of alopecia universalis, an autoimmune disease that affects 5 million Americans — men, women and children — left her completely bald. For...
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WGNO NewsThe cause for Alopecia Areata is unknown. Doctors think it’s an autoimmune condition but they aren't sure, the one thing they do know, the condition causes hair loss. Amelie St. Romain was diagnosed at the age of two. That's where Locks of Love...
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