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I bleached my hair last night and my scalp was biting so bad that I had to wash it out. Now I have 2 small scales should I be worried? Hey head itches

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: This is likely

a chemical burn from the product.
Did you keep it in longer than recommended? This can be hard on both the scalp and hair. It is assumed that this discomfort will resolve. Don't place any harsh chemicals on your head/hair.

In brief: This is likely

a chemical burn from the product.
Did you keep it in longer than recommended? This can be hard on both the scalp and hair. It is assumed that this discomfort will resolve. Don't place any harsh chemicals on your head/hair.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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