How to Donate Hair
How to prepare your hair. The following applies to all hair donations:
Hair must be clean, dry and not swept off the floor.
Hair must be a minimum 8 inches in length.
Hair should be bundled in a ponytail at both ends or a braid.
Hair should be sent by regular mail.
remember to include your name and address for acknowledgements.
The cut is important. How to make the cut.
Hair must be a minimum of 8 inches long (measure hair from just above the elastic band of the ponytail to the ends).
Wavy/curly hair texture — you may straighten hair to measure.
Hair should be freshly washed and completely dry.
All hair is welcome including coloured and grey hair. It must be a minimum of 8 inches in length. If you are donating your hair , please follow these instructions:
Gather hair at the nape of the neck.
Create 2-4 ponytails with an elastic band. Ensure the band is tight around the hair to keep the hair together after cutting. If the hair comes out of the band, it will not be usable. A second hair band can be placed around the middle of the ponytail to help keep the hair together.
Ensure that the elastic band is just below where you want to cut your hair.
360 Hair (Hair Donations)
360 Hair 100% pro bono work 100% voluntarily work without payment as public service.
Acknowledgment certificate mailed month of January. If verification needed please have hair package mailed singed for.
Wigs for cancer patients (19 yrs and under).
We encourage you to consider sending your hair to 360 Hair as a meaningful way to support someone on their cancer journey. We will prepare and package your hair as per the programs regulations and submit on your behalf.
Please contact us by e-mail if you have a question about the donation program.