By Poornima Gupta
"My whole family is under stress," he said.
"I can't probably sell my home for what it's worth," said Martinez. "I will owe more than I sell it for."
In nearby Inkster, hometown of Motown's Marvelettes, businesses on either side of the Picture Perfect beauty salon are boarded-up.
"I have never seen it this bad," she said.
But now, for many left in Inkster, a haircut is no longer an affordable luxury, Shaw said. "They have so many bills. People have lost their cars, homes... It's terrible," she said.
"It's tough," she said. "When he comes home, he is like a visitor."