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Can hair dye cause a yeast infection on the scalp?

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Dr. Michael Fisher answered

Specializes in Dermatology

Hair dye in some patients can cause an allergic reaction which then alters barrier function of the skin. Once the barrier function is altered there can be a secondary infection with yeast or bacteria.

Answered Jan 23, 2021

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