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Doctor insights on: Joico Hairspray

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What chemicals in hairspray are harmful for us?

What chemicals in hairspray are harmful for us?

Hair spray: Different products have different chemical compositions. Some may contain aerosol propellants, alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone plastic or formaldehyde. ...Read more

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What are the harmful health effects of aerosol hairspray?

What are the harmful health effects of aerosol hairspray?

Aerosols: Hydrocarbon propellants combined with the alcohol in Aerosol hairspray is highly flammable. ...Read more

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I have been using hairspray for about 2 years or so daily, could it cause health problems for me?

I have been using hairspray for about 2 years or so daily, could it  cause health problems for me?

Maybe: Different products have different chemical compositions. Some may contain aerosol propellants, alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone plastic or formaldehyde. Some aerosolized hairsprays can be highly flammable. ...Read more

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Can hairspray give you migraines?

Can hairspray give you migraines?

Maybe: !ograines can be triggered by a number of things , so the smell of the hairspray could possibly be an unusual trigger for you. If the migraines are frequent see md re medications. ...Read more

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I use hairspray daily can hairspray cause cancer?

I use hairspray daily can hairspray cause cancer?

No: There have not been any scientific studies showing a relationship of hairspray and cancer; however, if you are using an aerosol spray instead of a pump spray, some propellants are considered more toxic than others. If worried, stick to a non-aerosol pump. ...Read more

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Could using hairspray every day damage your hair?

Could using hairspray every day damage your hair?

Depends on spray &..: Some hair sprays are more toxic than others so it depends on the spray. I consulted my neice Dafni Moon, a cosmetologist, who advises using a clarifying shampoo to remove build-up & an intensive moisturizer on the acidic side to tighten hair follicles to reduce absorption of toxins. She also advises minimizing heat like blow driers. Choose less toxic products- see https://tinyurl.com/n8kpggz ...Read more

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Is it ok to use mousse and hairspray while pregnant?

Is it ok to use mousse and hairspray while pregnant?

Caution re: toxins: Good question. It is important to minimize exposure to environmental toxins at all times but esp. In pregnancy and many hair products contain toxins that could harm your baby. However, some of these products are relatively safe and non-toxic. Go to http://www.Ewg.Org/skindeep/ for a comprehensive data base on the safety of such products. ...Read more

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My hair is getting oily even after a day or two of washing it ?Continuation i wash it really good and i don't use hairspray or any hair products in it

My hair is getting oily even after a day or two of washing it ?Continuation i wash it really good and i don't use hairspray or any hair products in it

Normal hair: Many people find that they have to wash their hair every day. You might actually be over-stimulating your scalp if you are washing harshly and frequently, increasing oil production. Use a shampoo for your hair type, and try not to touch your hair too much with your hands during the day. If your hair is straight, brushing it gently a few times a day can help. ...Read more

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Do I have to avoid hairspray, deodorant etc while taking Antabuse (disulfiram)?

Do I have to avoid hairspray, deodorant etc while taking Antabuse (disulfiram)?

You should: That unwanted reaction can occur even at very low percent alcohol concentrations, and it’s in your best interest to avoid products contain alcohol, including the ones you mentioned. While taking this medication, it‘s very important to read ingredient labels. This webpage contains some good, helpful information: http://shsc.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Antabuse-Leaflet.pdf. ...Read more

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Does hairspray make your hair fall out?

Does hairspray make your hair fall out?

No: Hairspray does not make your hair fall out. You may be doing other things to your hair that are damaging it such as over dying it, straightening it too often and the overuse of a curling iron. ...Read more

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My 5m old has a full head of thick hair. Is it safe to use hairspray in her hair?

No: Baby skin is very sensitive. You don't want to put chemicals on a baby's skin, particularly when aerosolized as baby may inhale. Chemicals may be absorbed through skin. ...Read more

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Does gel and hairspray make your hair fall out?

Chemicals: If there are harmful chemicals which can damage the hair follicles. ...Read more

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Help docs, is hairspray bad for your skin/scalp?

Help docs, is hairspray bad for your skin/scalp?

Hair Spray: Cosmetics in general contain all sorts of chemicals and are therefore not good for us, e.g., lead in lipstick. Search for a hair spray that allergy-prone people can use. There are companies that produce this type of make up. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Does hair gel/hairspray contribute to a person's hairloss?

Does hair gel/hairspray contribute to a person's hairloss?

HairGrowth/HairLoss: Hair loss is not due to hair gel or spray, it is typically hereditary. Hair loss prevention is possible w/ today's effective medical treatments ; procedures. A detailed medical eval by a abhrs-certified specialist will reveal risk factors, triggers ; areas that are likely 2 respond to hair loss treatments. New topicals, orals, lasers, prp/stemcell, ; fue transplants are possible treatment options. ...Read more

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Any advice? I have over-heard and been in so many conversations with friends about inhaling hairspray?

Any advice? I have over-heard and been in so many conversations with friends about inhaling hairspray?

Hair spray: Different products have different chemical compositions. Some may contain aerosol propellants, alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone plastic or formaldehyde. Aerosol hair spray is extremely flammable ...Read more

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