What Patients Should Know About Hair Dye and MRI Scans

What is an MRI?

An MRI is like a giant camera that lets doctors see inside your body.

Why Hair Dye?

Lots of people love changing their hair color. But did you know it can affect MRI scans

The Problem

Some hair dyes contain metals, and metals can mess with MRI machines.

Why It Matters

Doctors need the clearest pictures to make sure you're healthy.

Permanent dyes often have metals, while temporary ones usually don’t.

Types of Dye

Tell your doctor about your hair dye before your MRI.

Before Your Scan

Choosing Safe Dyes

Ask which hair dyes are safer if you need regular MRI scans.

Your health is important always keep your doctor informed

Smart choices keep your health checks accurate!