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tea tree oil allergic reaction

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Usually a rash: Most common reaction to tea tree oil involves a chronic allergic dermatitis and may appear similar to a nasty reaction to poison ivy.

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Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
Have : Have never used this. Sorry.
A female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Allergic Rash: If you are concerned about a possible reaction to a beauty care product I would make an appointment to see an Allergist for patch vs skin testing to d ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
NO: Try some local antibiotic instead.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
No: The reaction to tea tree oil would most likely be an allergic contact dermatitis (itchy skin rash where tea tree oil is applied).
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Matos
44 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
It happens, : It is not very common only because not too many people use it. I only see those that have problems with tea tree oil. Among all the causes of contac ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Contact allergy: A number of oils can cause skin irritation upon contact. If you know the ingredient, i would avoid it from now on.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Javier Chinen
29 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Most likely: Food allergy symptoms are caused by large after being ingested, eventhough there are reports of trigger by aerosol or contact. Whether a tea tree oil ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Don't bother: It is not useful for acne. It is not useful for dry, red skin. In fact it is not much good for anything except as profit to those who sell it to gulli ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience in Dentistry
Pierced tongue: Consider letting your tongue heal naturally by taking the piercing out. This will be healthier for your tongue and your teeth.
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