Henna tattoo allergic reaction. Its important to be aware of this risk and know what to do. First time i used jagua tattoo products i was really impressed. Allergic reaction to chemical hair dye following black henna tattoo contact dermatitis to para phenylenediamine in hair dye following sensitization to black henna tattoos an ongoing problem. Natural pure henna does not cause allergic reactions.
Hna also known as mehndi hindi. Is a dye prepared from the plant lawsonia inermis also known as hina the henna tree the mignonette tree and the egyptian privet the sole species of the genus lawsonia. Black henna tattoo reaction is an allergic reaction to para phenylenediamine ppd a chemical used to darken the colour of these temporary paint on tattoos. What is a black henna tattoo and why do some people have reactions to black henna.
Henna is a thorny evergreen shrub that can reach up to 60 m in height. Henna can also refer to the temporary body art resulting from the staining of the skin from the dyes see also mehndi. Many hair dyes contain ingredients that can irriate your skin or cause an allergic reaction. Reactions to hair dye are avoidable if you follow some simple safety advice.
Inexpensive silver colored jewelry is often made with nickelone of the most common causes of an itchy rash known as allergic contact dermatitis. I used another brand the first time and thought i would try henna citys to compare due to all the great reviews. Here is information about the safety of these products and how they are regulated. Fda has received reports of adverse reactions to some decal henna and black henna temporary tattoos.