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Cut while shaving
Jan 22, 2012

Today i went to the barber and had a shave, he cut me while shaving, assuming he had cut another person with that same razor and that person Was hiv positive, what are the chances i would get hiv from that ? Do i need testing?

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi, Barbers are to sanitize their instruments after each client. Barring that if for some reason he did not once HIV is outside of the body it dies within minutes. I would not worry about getting HIV from this experience.

Be well and stay safe, Shannon



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