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is it ok to dye your hair while breastfeeding

A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
YES: Yes, it is okay to dye and bleach your hair while breastfeeding.
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Dr. Willa Terry
32 years experience Pediatrics
OK: There is no evidence that hair dye or other chemical hair treatments affects the mother’s breastmilk, although clinical studies are generally not don ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Probably: The absorption of the chemicals through your skin into the bloodstream is minimal so chances are none will be in breastmilk. Make sure you wash your h ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
50 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Before coloring your hair check do allergy test to make it sure you are not allergic to this dye .The dye used for hair colouring act locally and has ... Read More
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Dr. Julan Crane
25 years experience Pediatrics
Hair die and pregn : Breathing fumes from hair dye and or in hair salon may enter your blood stream and expose fetus. Any exposure may be an issue.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
Should be : No issues. Technology has improved compared to years back
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
30 years experience Pediatrics
Breast feeding: It is ok to dye your hairs while breast feeding.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Hair dyeing: You can safely dye your hair while breast feeding. Enjoy!
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Dont do it: Chemicals in bonding and dye can get into your body through the scalp. It is best to hold off until at least 6 moths when breastfeeding to be safe...
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Dyeing one's hair: It is safe to dye your hair. A minimal amout of dye may be absorbed in the skin but is of no consequence as long as you are nit esting ir drinkink the ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
24 years experience Pediatrics
Safe-get a sitter: While information about hair treatments while breastfeeding is limited, it's thought to be fine to dye your hair while you are breastfeeding. Very lit ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
40 years experience General Practice
OK: The issue of using hair dyes while pregnant & breastfeeding has been addressed by the NHS in Great Britain & the American Pregnancy Associatio ... Read More
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