He dismissed suggestions that the industry takes advantage of vulnerable people, insisting young women cut their hair voluntarily - but a fashion expert hit back, arguing girls 'sell their hair because they don't have any other choice'.
Instead thousands of traders travel across Russia's 13 time zones hosting 'cutting session' fairs in remote towns and cities for those ready to part with their hair for roubles by posting up adverts on lampposts in the places they travel through and on the internet.
We might just about get away with it shoulder-length, but anything longer is seen as trying too hard — and dangerously muttonish.
I do think dead straight hair, especially if it’s long, does older women no favours.
One salon in Knutsford charges more than £1,000 for a full head of virgin Russian hair extensions, seen as the best in the business More than 10 years since Siberian schoolgirl runaway Valentina made headlines when she and her three friends, all aged between 11 and 13, sold their hair to pay for their next meal, Mail Online tracked her down for an interview.
After returning to her mother, Valentina realised they had been conned by 'sharks', and felt ashamed at pawning her hair - but said at the time she was desperate and the money paid for her and her friends meals for several days.'I remember we were were scared to cut our hair, and then sooner or later face our parents. Looking back, I understand how paltry was the money this dealer paid us.'A caring adult, seeing the girls in such a plight, might have helped them back to their parents, or into the hands of social workers or a charity, rather than paying them a derisory sum for her hair to stay on the streets.'I see so many sad girls and women as I travel around Russia buying hair', she said.
In Russia, it is expected from a male to physically defend his lady, or be considered a coward. ), the boyfriend approached his shaking American dame demanding explanations as to what she did that a strange guy felt comfortable enough to grab her, and why did she talk to another chap without his outright permission.
Both drinking and violence are the core reasons why there are 106 boys to 100 girls at birth in Russia, and only 86 males to 100 females in the total population.
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