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Hair dye and breast milk?

14 doctors weighed in
10 doctors agree

In brief: Safe

There is no evidence that getting your hair dyed will harm a breast feeding baby.
The chemicals are not significantly absorbed from your skin.

In brief: Safe

There is no evidence that getting your hair dyed will harm a breast feeding baby.
The chemicals are not significantly absorbed from your skin.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. Touraj Shafai
Hair dyes are non-toxic, as long as they are not imported, and therefore they are safe when the mother is breastfeeding.
Dr. Neeta Jain
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Safe

There is no evidence that proves that hair dye causes problems with breast feeding.
Good to use ammonia free color.

In brief: Safe

There is no evidence that proves that hair dye causes problems with breast feeding.
Good to use ammonia free color.
Dr. Neeta Jain
Dr. Neeta Jain
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