Hairstylist shaves head to support sister battling cancer & quits job when told to wear a wig

Hairstylist shaves head to support sister battling cancer & quits job when told to wear a wig
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POSTED: Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 8:00am

UPDATED: Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 8:04am

Melanie Strandberg worked as a salon supervisor at La Rive Salon and Spa inside Washington's Northern Quest Resort and Casino.

About a week ago she decided to shave her head to show support for her sister, who has stage III ovarian cancer.

Strandberg never thought that decision would force her to quit a job she loved after her boss told her to cover her head while at work.

Melanie has since filed harassment and discrimination claims against the spa.

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