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Allergic To Dove Soap
Options: If it is easy to identify the soap brand associated with the allergy, avoidance is the best option. However, soaps can have a lot of chemicals that can be sensitizers for contact dermatitis allergy such as wool alcohols, fragrances, Cl+Me- isothiazolinone, quaternium 15, diazolidinyl urea, and imidazolidinyl urea (GERMALL 115), to name a few. Patch testing with the TRUE test can help identify. ...Read more
See below: You're not really allergic to soap per se. Chemically, soap is the same thing (salts with fatty acid chains) as your cell membranes. You're allergic to a component of the soap you're using - often perfumes, dyes, or oils. I would suggest you use an ordinary pure glycerin soap. It's available at large grocery stores, Trader Joe's, and Whole Foods. ...Read more
The vanicream brand of products was developed by a dermatologist at mayo clinic. There are a variety of products and all are free from lanolin.
http://www. Vanicream. Com/products/vani_cleansing_bar. Cfm. ...Read more
Thanks for asking!: Stop using the soap and get a topical steroid from your drug store to see if this helps. If not, go see your dermatologist or primary care physician for other options including a stronger steroid or an injection. Most important quit using the soap, the offending agent. ...Read more
I had an allergic reactiom to powder gain laundry soap. Took me almost a week to figure out. Even with benedryl im veryy itchy. Any home remedies?
You can use following home remedies
1cold compresses or if wide spread soak in tub of water
2calamine lotion and over the counter 1% Hydrocortisone cream can help relieve itching.
3benadryl for itching as you are taking, but needs to be taken every 4 hours
if inhome treatment does not cause complete relief, consult your doctor as youmay need prescription meds. ...Read more
Document, Follow up: Make sure you take a picture of the rash while it is present with your smart phone so that a physician can have a better sense of the type of rash you have developed while using this soap. Stop using the soap. Make an appointment to see your primary doctor or an Allergist and bring product in so that testing can be performed if indicated. ...Read more
I am allergic to pine trees, but nothing severe. Can I use pine tar soap? I've heard of its many benefits.
Try small area first: Assuming you have true allergy to pine tree, I would suspect that pine tar soap may cause some symptoms although it may only be mild. You could certainly try the soap on a small part of your skin. If it does not cause symptoms then you should be fine. ...Read more
My boyfriend had an allergic re action to some soap now has hives. What cani buy to releive his discomfort? I throw out. The. Soap
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
Yes: Yes try a hypoalergenic soap or dove. ...Read more
Soap there?: Why are you using soap in your vagina in the first place? It may disturb the acidic environment of the vagina and cause you trouble. Water should do a good cleansing job. There should be a course in vagina maintenance 101 in the community colleges. ...Read more
Yes for minor rash: If you truly have contact allergy caused by soap, the first step is to avoid the product. Overuse of soap can cause irritant dermatitis due to over-drying the skin. Fragrances and preservatives in soap can cause allergic contact dermatitis. If product avoidance and over the counter Hydrocortisone do not improve your rash, see you dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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