The Cons of Chemical Hair Dyes

Hair coloring is the trend of the time and most people love to flaunt their tresses in various colors. But, have you ever wondered if all those chemical-laden hair colors do affect your hair? The answer is YES. Chemical hair coloring or hair dyeing while imparting color does result in some harmful side effects. Most hair dyes contain ammonia (or ethanolamines in the case of ammonia-free products), p-phenylenediamine, and hydrogen peroxide. The ammonia separates layers of hair proteins, allowing the dye to reach the hair shaft. Following that, hydrogen peroxide bleaches the hair and aids the trapping of p-phenylenediamine, one


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