Haircuts, a New Bat Mitzvah Ritual

A couple of years agoRuth Adeshad short salt-and – pepper hair Then one of her granddaughters, preparing for her bat mitzvah, decided to grow her own hair long in order to contribute it to the organization Lodes of Love, where it would be made into wigs for children who d lost their hair from medical conditions. Soon all the females in the family decided to join in the mitzvah project. While Locks of Love doesn’t make wigs out of the gray hair they receive (Ades’s own tresses yielded a significant 14 inches), they sell this hair in order to cover the costs of fabricating the wigs.

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