Reaction to hair dye

Patient

Q: I dyed my hair a few days ago, and am having some unpleasant reactions that seem to be getting worse. Since dying my hair, I have had swelling, pain and itching, especially on the back of my head and neck. For the past two days I have had swollen lymph nodes on the back of my neck under my hair. Today, I have swollen lumps on both sides of my neck a few inches below my hair line. Under my chin also feels a little swollen.

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