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It's an easy way to get a new look that only lasts a few days it's supposed to be safe.
But the FDA is raising concerns of that some of temporary tattoos could lead to permanent scarring.
The issue is -- type of black -- it's called that is triggering an unusually high number of allergic reactions.
In those who get those so called temporary tattoos applied.
Doctor -- Altman is an assistant clinical professor at UCLA and a spokeswoman for the American academy.
Of pediatrics doctor -- -- when I was reading that you yourself and actually received -- a tattoos.
I have I was in a friend's Indian wedding and I had a had a -- -- But what we're talking about isn't the traditional -- out or -- that's used in.
Indian weddings the traditional Hannah leaves and oranges brown and color of skin and that's fairly safe I've never seen any reactions to that.
The issue becomes a went tattoo artist at something called PPD are finally diet -- to -- -- causing that deep black color.
And this is actually a substance that is FDA approved.
For hair -- but not to be used on the stand and this is looking highs and allergic contact reaction in some people.
A lot of kids are out this week on spring break you know gone off to the beach those little kiosks where they do this kind of thing.
Is so parents ought to know that well -- the stem cells ought to know.
That the traditional Hanna is basically okay it's this black -- that you have to watch -- war.
What I -- of what can I it's not life threatening it's not like somebody who is allergic to peanuts.
Might have a serious reaction it's a local contact reaction.
That if you're allergic will appear a few days after the -- applied.
Similar to poison oak.
Or the metal allergies that some people have.
And although in some cases it can be quite mild a little bit if she read again and other cases it can be more severe and you can have some weeping blisters.
And some people have a little bit last segment for even more -- laughed in their skin for even months after such attaches apply.
Yeah there have been some horror cases.
-- of of even a little five year old kids who have apparently lifetime scarring and as a result of the allergic reaction they get to this black candidate it.
-- -- starting would be rare but they do you often see kids in my office with a severe allergic reaction.
And the one thing I want to tell parents when you see it is to immediately wash off attach it.
Use open water sometimes rubbing alcohol salt water even nail polish remover if you need -- -- shouldn't get a clean and then talk to your doctor about applying a steroid.
-- -- court -- cortisone.
For a few days twice today to help temper -- the allergic reaction and really will be a long term damage.
All right -- I'll try to prevent -- from getting any black Henna tattoo.
Doctor -- Altman thank you.
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