Overview

As part of Focp’s mission, and our belief in the importance of Psychological, and moral support. FoCP is committed to provide wigs to individuals who have undergone Chemotherapy through the “Locks of Hope” campaign.  ‘Locks of Hope’ aims to help restore their self-esteem and their confidence, enabling them to face the world in a positive outlook. The donated hair is used to create the highest quality of hair prosthetics. The “Locks of Hope” campaign is done in collaboration with DHL.

Guidelines for suitable hair

  • We accept hair that is at least 12”/ 30 cms, as some of the hair will be lost while making wigs
  • Hair must be maintained in good condition
  • Clean, dry hair (no split ends) from any gender and of any natural colour
  • Straight, wavy, curly, permed or chemically straightened hair
  • Dyed, bleached/ highlighted hair with natural colour
  • We do not accept dyed hair with unnatural colours (blue, green, purple)
  • Grey hair – Only accepted with limited grey content

Guidelines for cutting & donating your hair

  • Wash and Dry your hair (wet hair not accepted)
  • Do not use conditioner or styling products
  • Make your dry hair into ponytail/s and secure both ends with a hair band
  • Ask your hairdresser to cut above the top band
  • Finally, secure your ponytail/s in a zipper bag and include your details (name, email address, city)

What is the process:

Where to donate your hair:

Orchid Beauty Boutique
Sharjah Ladies Club
Address: Al corniche street – Al SharqAl Seef – Sharjah
Phone: 06 506 7878

or

Send by courier to:

Friends of Cancer Patients
Supreme Council for Family Affairs – Sharjah, UAE
PO Box: 61161
Al corniche street – Al SharqAl Seef – Sharjah
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