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Why is it that my hands turn red & itchy when I do spring cleaning?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Contact dermatitis

You may be using some cleaning materials to which your skin is quite sensitive and you are developing reactions to these.
Try wearing protective gloves, and treat your hands afterwards with a topical aloe-containing lotion or a low dose topical steroid.

In brief: Contact dermatitis

You may be using some cleaning materials to which your skin is quite sensitive and you are developing reactions to these.
Try wearing protective gloves, and treat your hands afterwards with a topical aloe-containing lotion or a low dose topical steroid.
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