Warning: A Note About Hair Follicle Tests!!!
Hair follicle testing is not listed among the testing methods below. We believe that they are pointless since “Hair is not involved in allergic reactions so testing hair samples cannot provide any useful information on allergic status.” Nor should people be deceived into thinking allergies are caused by an “energy blockage” which can be diagnosed by muscle testing and cured by acupuncture.
These bogus hair tests are convincing thousands of people to take unnecessary treatments and put themselves or their children on inadequate diets, sometimes resulting in malnutrition, a group of experts and charities has said.
Hair allergy and intolerance tests are considered as a SCAM in many Europe countries and banned for a long time. We only want to review the scientific methods below: