Can body hair be used in a Hair Follicle Drug Test?

Yes hair can be removed from the head, chest, or underarms.

 

HAIR FOLLICLE DRUG TESTING ADVANTAGES

  • Hair Drug Tests have longer detection periods (up to 90 days).
  • Easy sample Collection -Non-invasive.
  • Donor Friendly.
  • Extremely Accurate, Reliable & Court Defensible.
  • Hard to adulterate (meaning hard to cheat a drug test).

HAIR FOLLICLE DRUG TESTING DISADVANTAGES

  • Does not have immediate detection for Drugs of abuse (1-1.5 wk).
  • Hair Follicle Drug Tests must be collected and sent to a Drug Testing lab, so results take longer.
  • Hair Drug Tests are much more expensive than Urine Drug Tests.