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Lollapalooza: How to Survive this Summer

July 7, 2016

Summer is undoubtable one of the most exciting times to be in Chicago. From watching baseball games to the neighborhood fests, it’s almost impossible to be bored. One of the most exciting events to come to the city’s Grant Park every year is Lollapalooza. This year, there are around 170 bands playing the event. Here… Read More

Our 11th Annual Holiday Benefit is December 11!

November 19, 2015

XEX’s 11th Annual Holiday Benefit is Friday, December 11 at XEX. Join us for a festive day of giving! We’ll have a giving tree with great items from Chicago businesses. Plus, 100% of the proceeds from hair services will be donated to Feeding America! We encourage you to schedule your appointment for December 11 to… Read More

Guidelines for Donating Your Hair to Locks of Love

July 3, 2015

Over the past few years, XEX has worked with Locks of Love to help provide hair to disadvantaged children suffering from medical hair loss. If your hair fits their guidelines, we can donate it for you after your haircut. It takes up to ten ponytails to create one hair piece for a child in need…. Read More

Our Holiday Party Raised 98,900 Meals! We’ve Reached 1,000,000 Meals Donated to Feeding America!

December 24, 2014

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s annual holiday benefit on Friday, December 12. The event was a great success. With your help, we were able to provide 98,900 meals to those in need through this year’s benefit. We would like to give a special thanks to the following businesses for their support:… Read More

Join us for our 2014 Holiday Benefit!

December 2, 2014

We’re thrilled to announce our 2014 Holiday Benefit! The event will be held on Friday, December 12. 100% of proceeds from your hair services that day will be donated to Feeding America. You will also have the opportunity to take part in our giving tree. Some of our favorite Chicago businesses have donated great items… Read More