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Is there a home remedy for a rash from an allergic reaction to soap?

Is there a home remedy for a rash from an allergic reaction to soap?

Slurry: A baking powder slurry or an oatmeal slurry might help. Trying some hypoallergenic lotion might help. 1% Hydrocortisone cream (cortaid) can also help. ...Read more

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Rash: Definition

Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. Howeve ...Read more

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Checklist: Treating Skin Allergies

Apply non-medicated moisturizing cream to rash areas
5 Min, 2x day, forever
Keep daily showers brief and without the water being too hot
5 Min, Once, forever
Avoid soaps, which can be drying. Lotion-cleansers are better.
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Which OTC antihistamine will help me with my allergic reaction to soap?

Which OTC antihistamine will help me with my allergic reaction to soap?

Contact dermatitis: Antihistamines may help the itch that occurs with allergic rushes, but allergic contact dermatitis often responds best to topical steroid creams. ...Read more

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I'm worried because my workout i goto the steam room and hot tub. Is it an allergic reaction to the soap at the gym, what do you suggest?

I'm worried because my workout i goto the steam room and hot tub. Is it an allergic reaction to the soap at the gym, what do you suggest?

Can your clarify?: I'm not certain that I understand. Soap allergy is a common problem. It needs to be distinguished from miliaria -- heat / sweat rash. Many people bring their own bar of soap in their gym bag. A bar of a good basis soap can be your best friend. ...Read more

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Checklist: Treating Skin Allergies

Hydrate well with purified water
Once
Avoid sugars, dairy, soy, GMO products
Once
Avoid fried and grilled foods
Once
Avoid using harsh detergents in shampoos, moisturizers, sunscreen
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My wife seems to be having a bad allergic reaction. She has rashes all over her body and is itching badly. What is the best way to alleviate this?

My wife seems to be having a bad allergic reaction. She has rashes all over her body and is itching badly. What is the best way to alleviate this?

Stop the offending: cause if known. Also reasonable to take short acting antihistamines like Benadryl or longer acting ones like Claritin or Zyrtec. If the rash is severe enough and/or the itching is not alleviated than over the counter steroid creams may be beneficial. Of course if symptoms do not improve or worsen a trip to the doctor may be in order for a definitive diagnosis and/or stronger prescriptions. ...Read more

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Checklist: Treating Skin Allergies

Use hydrocortisone
2x day
Do not use topical Benadryl
once
Avoid offending agent
once
Nickel is often cause of skin allergies
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Allergies: Definition

Essentially allergies occur when your immune system goes crazy and decides to has to fight against things it should be ignoring. The immune system of people without allergies simply ignores the pollen in the air or the dander on their cat while an allergic person's immune system creates cells to figh ...Read more

 

Allergic Reaction: Definition

Allergic reactions are sensitivities to substances, called allergens, that come into contact with the skin, nose, ...Read more

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