The Relationship between Types of Hair Coloring with Hair Damages and Scalp Problems in Medical Students of University Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
Jusuf, Nelva Karmila
Yujinee Devi A
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Introduction: Hair coloring s used to enhance beauty. It consist of two types, non permanent and permanent Hair cotonng could cause hair damages and scalp problems. The aim of our study is to study the relationship between type of hair coloring and hair damages and/ or scalp problems Method: It was an analytic study with cross-sectional method Tnts study was done in Faculty of Medione m University Sumatera Utara (USU). Indonesia using total sampling technique. Results: Of 300 students from batch 2011-2013 who performed hair cotonng. 231 students (77.0%) experienced hair damages The type of hair damages mostly found were the combination of split ends and hair loss m 96 students (41 5%) 193 students (64.3%) experien¬ced scalp problems, the commonest being scaly scalp in 87 students (45 1%) Relationship between type of hair colonng with hair damages and scalp problems both were statistically significant ip=0.0001). Conclusion: It was conducted there is a significant relationship bet-ween hair coloring with hair damages and scalp problems.