La Jolla News Nuggets, September 1

La Jolla News Nuggets, September 1

Salon helps girl donate hair to Wigs for Kids

La Jolla-based Koda salon recently provided a very special haircut for a very special little girl. Six-year-old Ryder Perryman came in to donate 12 inches of her hair to Wigs for Kids, a nonprofit that creates wigs for children suffering from hair loss.

“It’s powerful to work with a young child who’s willing to selflessly do this for another child. I could see for her it wasn’t about how she looked, but about giving the gift of beauty to another child,” said Cheng Tan, owner of KODA Salon. “Ryder is a generous and sweet girl. She absolutely loves her hair, so this was a big deal for her.”...