A 24-year-old female asked:
can inhaling and cleaning with bleach cause skin dermatitis i been experiencing it lately around legs and arms i don't know if it's the cold weather help?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Yes: Do you clean your clothes with bleach or are you cleaning things with bleach?
Regardless, bleach is highly irritable and can cause skin problems via direct contact or through clothing washed in bleach.
Always use protective wear when cleaning objects with bleach. Try using a different detergent to clean your linens.
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Last updated Apr 16, 2014
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