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can i strip my hair when pregnant?

i am only 10-11 weeks pregnant and was wondering if i could get my hair stripped as iv heard you cant and you can.

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nikitamercer

Asked by nikitamercer at 1:15 PM on Jun. 24, 2013 in Beauty & Style

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  • I personally wouldn't put extra chemicals onto my body.
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 1:17 PM on Jun. 24, 2013

  • You can, but you need to do it in a very well ventilated place.
    Also, please remember that pregnancy can cause sudden allergies, so the box of hair dye you've used 100 times can very suddenly become a nightmare of an allergic reaction!!!
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 1:18 PM on Jun. 24, 2013

  • ^^ Yeah, listen to PartyGalAnne. Your skin is more sensitive when you're pregnant, so you're MUCH more likely to have a bad reaction.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 1:32 PM on Jun. 24, 2013

  • you can, but should you? no.
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 1:34 PM on Jun. 24, 2013

  • I wouldn't. Not because of the fumes or chemicals, but because your hair can react strangely while pregnant. Even my hairdresser said he would never do a perm or color on a pregnant woman because it can come out so different from the way it usually does.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 2:52 PM on Jun. 24, 2013

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