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HIV risk at hair salon

I work at a hair salon washing hair in a retirement home. The people like to get their hair scrubbed hard which causes me to sometimes cut them with my nails or their skin will scale off onto my hands due to the watered down shampoo we use. Sometimes someone comes in with a puss oozing wound on their head that i have to wash over. If i have cuts on my fingers while shampooing under these circumstances will scrubbing my cuts against their cuts or wounds cause a risk for hiv transmission?
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I can't imagine anyone wants you to rub their scalp so hard it bleeds.  Even if they say they like it, don't do it.  They have thin skin as the elderly and don't need wounds from getting their hair washed.  With HIV, you can not get it during a hair shampoo.  You can't get it and couldn't give it that way if you were positive.  The only way adults get HIV is from unprotected vaginal or anal sex (penetrating intercourse) or sharing IV drug needles.  Transmission takes place INSIDE the body, not from touching any surface such as a person's scalp.  So, this is not possible for HIV transmission.
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They keep telling me to go harder and harder so i dont know what else to do if they like it.  But even if blood got into cuts on my fingers its not possible?
No risk because it is dead outside the human body. Otherwise we would all have it from accidentally bumping against someone's cuts with ours.
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