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Send a Hair Sample For Analysis

How to Take and Submit a Sample

SAMPLING HAIR FOR ANALYSIS - WITH LABWEST KIT Using Labwest sample kit - obtainable from healthcare professionals or Labwest: Take a hair sample according to the instructions included in the kit. Complete the information panel on the sample bag. Place the sample bag in the reply-paid envelope, seal and post to LabWest. SAMPLING HAIR FOR ANALYSIS - WITHOUT LABWEST KIT You will need: o A clean plastic ziplock bag o Clean stainless steel scissors o An envelope for posting o Our Instruction Sheet (here). If you can’t print it, then write the required information on a piece of paper for inclusion with the sample and sign it. Approximately 0.5g of hair is required for analysis (about a tablespoon full). Use clean stainless steel scissors to collect the sample. Thinning scissors may be used. The sample should be taken from close to the scalp, and the nape of the neck is generally the most suitable place to take a sample. If hair is long, the inner (closest to scalp) 3cm should be submitted. Treatment with chemicals may affect results, so it is recommended that hair submitted for analysis should not have been coloured or bleached in the past 8 weeks. Place the sample in a clean plastic ziplock bag, labelled with your name, birthdate, email contact and date of sampling. Complete the sample submission form (found here, or write the required information on paper) and enclose it with the sample bag in an envelope and send or deliver to: Labwest Hair Tissue Analysis 10 Hod Way Malaga WA 6090 Your report will be emailed to you within a week of submission. For assistance, please contact us by: Email: hair@labwest.net or Phone: 08 9248 9321
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Send a Hair Sample

For Analysis

How to Take and Submit a

Sample

SAMPLING HAIR FOR ANALYSIS - WITH LABWEST KIT Using Labwest sample kit - obtainable from healthcare professionals or Labwest: Take a hair sample according to the instructions included in the kit. Complete the information panel on the sample bag. Place the sample bag in the reply-paid envelope, seal and post to LabWest. SAMPLING HAIR FOR ANALYSIS - WITHOUT LABWEST KIT You will need: o A clean plastic ziplock bag o Clean stainless steel scissors o An envelope for posting o Our Instruction Sheet (here). If you can’t print it, then write the required information on a piece of paper for inclusion with the sample and sign it. Approximately 0.5g of hair is required for analysis (about a tablespoon full). Use clean stainless steel scissors to collect the sample. Thinning scissors may be used. The sample should be taken from close to the scalp, and the nape of the neck is generally the most suitable place to take a sample. If hair is long, the inner (closest to scalp) 3cm should be submitted. Treatment with chemicals may affect results, so it is recommended that hair submitted for analysis should not have been coloured or bleached in the past 8 weeks. Place the sample in a clean plastic ziplock bag, labelled with your name, birthdate, email contact and date of sampling. Complete the sample submission form (found here, or write the required information on paper) and enclose it with the sample bag in an envelope and send or deliver to: Labwest Hair Tissue Analysis 10 Hod Way Malaga WA 6090 Your report will be emailed to you within a week of submission. For assistance, please contact us by: Email: hair@labwest.net or Phone: 08 9248 9321
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