Jacko’s hair to be turned into diamonds

An American firm plans to create diamonds from a lock of Michael Jackson’s hair.

LifeGem specialises in converting human DNA into the precious gems.

And it claims it has a strand of the star’s mane from the set of the Pepsi ad in which his hair caught alight in 1984.

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‘We are currently evaluating Jackson’s hair sample to determine how many diamonds can be created,’ founder Dean VandenBiesen says in a statement.

‘This will be a limited collection and we anticipate great interest.’

Footage of Michael’s hair on fire was leaked online for the first time last month.

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