Hair Dye and MRI: Facts You Need to Know

What is Hair Dye?

Hair dye changes your hair color for fun styles.

What is an MRI?

MRI is a big machine that doctors use to look inside your body without surgery.

Why Talk About Both?

Sometimes, the stuff in hair dye can react during an MRI.

What's in Hair Dye?

Hair dyes have metals that make colors last.

MRI uses strong magnets. Metals can react to these.

MRI and Metals

Usually, it’s safe, but some dyes with lots of metal might cause discomfort.

Is It Safe?

Before Your MRI

Tell your doctor about your hair dye, just in case.

Most times it's safe, but always ask your doctor!

Always Safe?

Knowing helps you stay safe during an MRI.