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Can You Dye Your Hair If You Have Alopecia
Possibly: Sometimes patchy hairloss occurs.Get a more detailed answer ›
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 no general systematic action thus dye does not get excreted in breast milk ,so you can safely breast feed your baby . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No, but...: It is possible to develop a sensitivity to chemicals or ingredients in hair dye/coloring or the ingredients used in hair "perms." these allergic reactions are not ige, so a blood or traditional skin test is unlikely to be of help. A patch test performed by a dermatologist or allergist could be helpful. ...Read more
Uncertain: There seems to be differing opinions regarding the use of hair dye while pregnant. Some doctors indicate that it is likely safe (especially after first trimester). Other doctors recommend no unnecessary contact with chemicals during your pregnancy. I would be concerned w bleaching before hand & ammonia, peroxides & other chemical ingredients. Wish there were some good studies to refer to. ...Read more
Is it pills / vitamins doctors can prescribe you if you have thin hair so that your hair can get thicker ?
Not really: Has your hair always been thin? If so, that,is your hair. If it has recently thinned, your diet or health could be responsible. Also, stress causes hair,loss and thinning so if,that is the case and you reduce your,stress level, it will likely return to normal. Some sources suggest nioxin or rogaine (minoxidil) to increase hair growth. Biotin is a suggested supplement. A good diet is your best bet. ...Read more
Child vs adult: Scabies can be anywhere on skin they like going into skin folds (waistline, axilla, breasts, between fingers, feet, wrists, knees, elbows, buttocks ; genitalia. They aren't usually found on the face/scalp of adults. It would be more common to see scabies in hair in children. ...Read more
No it is not true: No it is not true.Get a more detailed answer ›
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