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A 31-year-old female asked:

I dyed my hair and now my head itches and it has sores and when i itch my head it starts to leak and i have a rash all over my body?

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Dr. Devang Patel
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Contact dermatitis: Hair dye can cause an allergic reaction and as far as rash over body, dye can leak initially as excess dye washes off. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) over the counter.
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