Hair that is colored or permed is acceptable. Hair cut years ago is usable if it has been stored in a ponytail or braid. Layered hair is acceptable if the longest layer is 10 inches, and may be divided into multiple ponytails. . We cannot accept dreadlocks, wigs, falls, hair extensions or synthetic hair. Because we only provide hairpieces to children, we cannot use this hair in a hairpiece but will sell it to offset our manufacturing costs. Yes, we can accept donations of colored hair. Yes, we can accept donations of permed hair. . 10 to 12 donated ponytails go into one hairpiece. Hair that is colored or permed is acceptable. Hair cut years ago is usable if it has been stored in a ponytail or braid. Hair that has been bleached (usually this refers to highlighted hair) is not usable. If unsure, ask your stylist. We meet a unique need for children by using donated hair to create the . Most of the children helped by Locks of Love have lost their hair due to a . Further, Locks of Love does not take positions or align itself with any special interests. Jan 6, 2017 - Locks of Love and Wigs for Kids both give their hair donations to . Wigs for Kids will take grey, but not dyed, hair that is at least 12 inches long. May 11, 2010 - While the Locks of Love website states that it will accept hair that has been colored (but not bleached) or permed, most hair that has been . Jan 25, 2016 - Synthetic wigs, along with a ponytail of real donated hair, at the . If you're interested in donating your hair, one of the first things you should do is a bit of . Lengths, and only Locks of Love uses dyed hair in their hairpieces. Hair donations must be at least 10 inches long and bound in a ponytail or braid. . If you can print the hair donation form from the Locks of Love website, do so. Check out the requirements to donate your hair to the program, only at Pantene. . colored hair does not absorb dye at the same rate as other types of hair.