Amie Wohrer reached her limit about three weeks into the shutdown.
Her hair had grown out, losing its shape and style. Worse, the gray strands she meticulously hid through trips to her hairdresser every few weeks were becoming increasingly visible.
So, desperate, Ms. Wohrer, a 40-year-old mother of five from Lancaster, Ohio, did something she hadn’t done in 20 years: She colored her own hair. Then she went one step further and, with the help of some YouTube videos, gave herself a quarancut.
“My daughters were a little.....