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Hair Dye And Pregnancy

Dyeing hair during pregnancy is harmful.

Verdict: Myth

These days, most mommies-to-be try to avoid getting chemical hair treatments while theyre expecting especially haircolor. The idea is that the ingredients in the formulations can harm the unborn baby. But its a misconception! Many safety studies have been done on the effects and absorption of hair dye, and none suggest that coloring while preggers is dangerous or unsafe. But if youre concerned, definitely have a chat with your doc before booking your next highlights appointment or try natural colors, like vegetable dyes and henna.

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