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did RAI 5 months ago. is it safe to dye hair?

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Hi i just had near total thyroidectomy 7 months ago and i already did the RAI 5 months ago. I would liked to ask is it safe to dye hair considering the chemical that they will put to my hair? And my hair is so thin and it does fall every now and then im just afraid that it will cause me a extremely hair lost...thank you very much


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replied December 22nd, 2011
Thyroid Cancer Answer A29672
Hello and welcome to e health forum.

Use of dyes, that have chemicals can ultimately result in hair damage. Hence use of synthetic hair dyes would not be advisable.

You can instead use herbal variants, with natural dyes, that will help to nourish the hair and keep them healthy.


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