She is the real life Rapunzel with 55ft long dreadlocks that are longer than a bus.
Despite being warned by doctors that her hair that weighs three stone could paralyse her, Asha Mandela said she will never cut them.
The mother-of-one from Atlanta, Georgia, said: ‘My hair has become part of me. It is my life. I will never cut it. ’Cutting it would be equivalent to suicide. It would be like being a zombie.’
Mrs Mandela, 47, holds the Guinness World Record for the longest dreadlocks.
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