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The lice ladies of Brooklyn go corporate

Ms Harel (far right) and Mr Harel working at Lice Busters, which employs some 20 technicians at its Midwood and Park Slope branches.

New York

AMONG the leafy blocks of what is known as brownstone Brooklyn, two bright, cheery salons recently opened on quiet side streets. A curious passer-by might notice plaintive children in styling chairs, sucking on lollipops, while young women comb their hair. But the salons have no...