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Lemonade Locks Featured on KGET/Channel 17 (August 2018) : August is Valley Fever Awareness Month and Lemonade Locks and client, Brenda Blanton, were featured in a story regarding hair loss caused by the medications used to treat Valley Fever. Click here to watch


March 16, 2020: A message regarding the Corona (COVID-19) Virus

Lemonade Locks Featured on KBAK/Channel 29 (August 2018): Lemonade Locks was featured  in a story regarding hair loss caused by the medications used to treat Valley Fever. Click here to view


Lemonade Locks Interview on KVPR Radio(August 2018): As part of an ongoing report on Valley Fever, KVPR interviewed Kelly Giblin and client Brenda Blanton regarding hair loss caused by the medications used to treat Valley Fever.  Click here for full story


Local Woman Launches Wig Line After Losing Hair
​KGET Channel 17 (7/21/12)

When Kelly Giblin started losing her hair in big chunks four years ago, she was devastated and began looking for wigs to wear. But she found it frightening to go to wig shops alone.

“It was traumatic, especially, since I had no hair, so I had to take off my head coverings and expose that to people I didn’t know, so it was very traumatic,” Giblin says.

She has alopecia, so her body rejects her hair cells and she is partially bald. Giblin started her own wig shop in Bakersfield called Lemonade Locks, in order to help other women shop for wigs with ease. The name is based on Giblin’s theme; When life hands you lemons, call lemonade locks.

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Owner, Kelly Giblin, Featured on KGET/Channel 17 (September 2017.) Owner, Kelly Giblin shared her hair loss story with  KGET reporter Tabitha Mills. Click here to watch. 

Owner, Kelly Giblin, featured in You +Us  Magazine (October 2016 Ed.) Owner, Kelly Giblin was recently featured in the Fall Edition of the You + Us Magazine.  To read the artcicle here.

Owner, Kelly Giblin, will be serving as a guest speaker for the "Invisilace - The Makover Experience Hair Fashion Show" on May 22, 2016.

Owner Kelly Giblin and Lemonade Locks were featured in the June 2015 edition of the Bakersfield Californian's BWell Magazine(Click on photo on left to view the full article.)

Lemonade Locks Was Nominated for a 2014 Beautiful Bakersfield AwardThe Beautiful Bakersfield Awards Banquet is a gala evening celebration that honors businesses, organizations and citizens for their

contributions to the people and image of Bakersfield. Lemonade Locks was honored to be nominated for a 2014 Beautiful Bakersfield Award in the category of "Health." 

Lemonade Locks featured on KGET Channel 17 (July 21, 2012):   We want to thank KGET news anchor, Heather Hope, for her feature story on Lemonade Locks.  We would also like to give a special thanks to Carolyn Jackson for hosting the wig party at her beautiful home featured in this story.  (Click on photo at left to view video)

Lemonade Locks Featured in Kern County Family Magazine (February, 2012): We were very honored to be featured in the February, 2012 Valentines Day issue of the Kern County Family Magazine.​

Team Lemonade Locks Participates in the 2012 ACS Relay For Life (5/4/12-5/5/12): Once again, Lemonade Locks was thrilled to participate in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event in Bakersfield, California, the weekend of May 4-5, 2012.  Teaming with  the Law Firm of LeBeau-Thelen, everyone had a great time for a great cause and our combined efforts raised well over $13,000 for ACS!  Special thanks to all of our teammates who made this year such a success!