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Women who employ real human hair extensions have already accepted a level of comfort with wearing strangers' hair. But does that comfort extend to rented hair extensions that have been affixed and removed from many a scalp? One Beverly Hills salon, Nelson J, is boldly exploring this terrain, reports InStyle.
The new program allows salon clients to check out clip-in hair pieces for $75 a week. As owner Nelson Chan explains, "Spending around $250 to wear extensions for one evening is challenging for many budgets, so I thought a rental service would be a great option. It also allows someone to try more than one look during the course of a few months." After you are done with the hair, you mail it back in a self-addressed, stamped envelope provided by the salon.
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