What Does Hydrogen Peroxide Do to Human Hair?

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Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) that is diluted can bleach human hair. Usual concentrations would be between 3% and 8%. This is usually mixed with ammonium hydroxide and is called as 'peroxide blonde'.
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Hydrogen peroxide bleaches human hair. Many teens can attest to try it for themselves at home to get a bleach blond look. Contact with the eyes and mouth should be avoided.
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