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Can Hair Dye Make Your Hair Fall Out
Alopecia is the loss of hair. Hair loss can be caused by different reasons, including damage to the hair shaft or follicles. Fungal infections can also cause hair loss. There are two main types of alopecia. Alopecia areata occurs when the body's immune system attacks hair follicles and causes hair to fall out. Androgenetic alopecia, on the other hand, is an inherited form of hair loss. With alopecia areata, hair can fall out in patches all over the body. With androgenetic alopecia, hair on the head thins and falls out. In men, this is called male pattern hair loss; in women, it is called female diffuse hair loss. About 60% of people with androgenetic alopecia are men. Hair loss caused by ...Read more
Dye my dreadlock six year ago didn't use condition on my hair dye stayed on my hair now hair loss with bulb i cut it, went dermatologist, still fall out?
Many possibilities.: Hair "turns over" faster than just about anything else in the body, and many things - from illness to injury to surgical procedures to hormonal imbalances to infections to stress - can interfere with the normal hair cycle. Don't waste your money on tonics and "hair vitamins". Let a dermatologist go through the possibilities and find the cause. (hair loss with the bulb attached is common.). ...Read more
I use a permanent hair dye 3 years ago and did not use the treatment came with it overtime i had brittle, flaking, hair loss with a bulb on the end?
Permanent hair dye damage my hair three years ago i cut it, my hair grow back brittle, hair loss with a bulb on the end everytime will i go bald?
Probably not: If you're still growing hair, you shouldn't prematurely go bald. ...Read more
Allergic rxn to hair dye 2 months ago. Lymph nodes swollen (<1cm), hair loss, contact dermatitis. What should I do? Do I have to cut the dyed hair?
Exposure...: I don't know if someone has seen you for this and if you have been treated but I would say that if you still have the dye that caused the reaction and still causing problems then it could be a good idea to get rid of it. In any case, I would rather tell you to be seen and have someone give you formal diagnosis and treatment before you do anything. This might be related to some other problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the causes of hair fall in a 15 year old? I've never dyed, straightened, etc. My hair was great 3 years ago
I have alopecia areata and im 16 years old. I be had it since I was 13. I want to dye my hair to make me feel better... Is that a bad idea ?
Had bad experience at salon after hair coloring. Are store hair dyes safer for your scalp and hair? Tyvm
I have been dying my hair for 3 years now. I continued to dye my hair even after I found out about the alopecia. Will bleaching cause more damage?
Dyeing hair should: not cause alopecia.I may cause hair fragility, but i would want to know what type of alopecia you are dealing with at 17? ...Read more
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