The story you’re going to read in this article should serve as a warning to everyone for the dangers of dying your hair. Although people consider it harmless, this is a dangerous habit that could have fatal consequences!
Recently, one girl decided to dye her hair with a new commercial hair dye – she hasn’t colored her hair for 3 years and was excited for the change. However, it proved to be a bad decision. After dyeing her hair, the girl’s face and eyes started swelling, and she was rushed to the hospital. Luckily, the doctors reacted quickly and were able to save her, but the process could have been fatal if she wasn’t brought to the hospital.
The doctors concluded that the girl is allergic to PPD (Para Phenylene Diamine), a dangerous compound which is present in all hair dyes. After her experience, she is now urging everyone to stop using commercial hair dyes as they can have terrible consequences.
Millions of women dye their hair every month or two – this is a common cosmetic procedure that isn’t considered dangerous, but as we can conclude from the girl’s story, it is not so harmless as it seems. Even studies have proven that hair dyes have a negative impact on our health – according to one study, 96% of 263 subjects reported headaches and itching after dyeing their hair. Excessively dyeing your hair can also weaken your hair which will lead to hair breakage and hair loss. If you must dye your hair, we suggest using a natural hair dyes. Many people have had great results with coffee and lemon juice, so there are alternative solutions to commercial hair dyes if you know where to look for them.