Posts tagged "hair extensions"

Hair Weave Thefts Are On The Rise

In recent months, there’s been a rise in burglaries at hair salons catering to African American clientele. But thieves aren’t stealing money or expensive equipment — they’re taking hair extensions, specifically silky, expensive human hair that clients pay top dollar for. At the My Trendy Place salon in Houston, Texas, thieves made off with more…

Julie Gerstein / May 15, 2012

LuAnn de Lesseps Transforms Into Danielle Staub With New Blond Hair

Luann De Lesseps of “The Real Housewives of New York City” has abandoned her brunette cropped look for blond extensions, transforming her into Danielle Staub, formerly of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey.” Maybe Luann is thinking of taking up residence across the Hudson River?

Annika Harris / July 7, 2011

Yes, Please: Feather Hair Extensions

Regular hair extensions are so 2010. Step into the future of hair extensions with colorful feather-y extensions from Wendy Nichols. We’re not saying we’d wear these every day–to the grocery store or the post office, per se–but Nichols’ colorful extensions are perfect for a night out. [Refinery 29]…

Julie Gerstein / January 10, 2011

Inside The Dark Business Of Human Hair Extensions

If you have hair extensions made from real hair, you’ve probably wondered where they came from and whose head they once belonged to. The New York Times investigated the hair extension business, and the atmosphere sounds to us like the making of a James Bond-like conspiracy movie. The reporter goes behind the scenes at one…

Leonora Epstein / November 22, 2010

Paris Hilton Is Getting Sued For Not Wearing Hair Extensions

In Paris Hilton’s world, it is a crime to leave home without your hair extensions. Ms. Hilton has been slapped with a $3.5 million lawsuit by Hairtech International for neglecting to meet her obligations to promote their Dream Catcher Hair Extensions. Amazing name, by the way.

Ami Angelowicz / August 12, 2010

Quickies: Eek! Cynthia Nixon Has Hair Extensions & The Hot Men Of “Sex And The City”

What’s up with Cynthia Nixon’s hair extensions? [Dlisted]
The “Lost” DVD set will include bonus material about Hurley and Ben’s island adventures. [MTV]
This angry mom reacting to the “American Idol” winner results should be pissed at whoever recorded and posted this video instead. [BuzzFeed]…

Annika Harris / May 27, 2010

Insane Woman Spends $47,000 Per Year On Her Hair

Sure, great hair is priceless. Just ask any of the celebs named in our “Top 10 Best Heads of Hair in Hollywood” roundup. That said, you’d be hard-pressed to find a star that ponies up this much for mane maintenance. New Yorker Brandi Irwin, 28, has some very interesting financial priorities. The “former-model-turned-foot-model and photographer”…

Erin Flaherty / April 6, 2010