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Here's What We Know About Hair Dye Allergies And Covid

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If you’re someone who likes to experiment with their hair, you’ll know about the risk of dye allergies. Doing a patch test before you go for new colour might feel like unnecessary hassle, but it’s even more vital in light of the allergic reactions some hairdressers have been spotting in those who’ve recovered from Covid.

Anecdotal evidence has highlighted that some people who have caught and recovered from coronavirus, and gone on to have their hair dyed, have suffered from reactions to a variety of products.

Customers are now asked to do their patch test at least two days before a colouring appointment, under new guidance from the National Hair and Beauty Federation (NHBF), the trade body for UK hairdressers, beauticians and barbers.

The test involves a tiny amount........

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