Salon giving proceeds to breast cancer research

RIVERSIDE, Ohio (WDTN) – A Riverside hair salon is using its grand opening to raise awareness for breast cancer.

After more than 60 years in operation, Spin-Kemp Hair Salon on Spinning Road is under new ownership.

Kim Abney, who owns the salon, said she wanted to have a re-grand opening in honor of breast cancer awareness month.

The salon offered $10 haircuts Sunday.

Fifty percent of the proceeds is being donated for breast cancer research.

“Breast cancer kind of speaks to a lot of women,” said Abney. “Along with the salon and beauty, a lot of the women with the wigs. They come here and we help them style them. It just makes them feel better about themselves.”

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