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What are the best metals for someone who is allergic to cheap jewelry?
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Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Gold and Platinum
People who are allergic to "cheap jewelry" are usually allergic to nickel and/or chromium.
Though contact allergy can occur to any metal, the lowest rates of reaction are (unfortunately for some) to the more expensive metals like gold and platinum. The higher the quality, the less likely there is for a reaction.

In brief: Gold and Platinum
People who are allergic to "cheap jewelry" are usually allergic to nickel and/or chromium.
Though contact allergy can occur to any metal, the lowest rates of reaction are (unfortunately for some) to the more expensive metals like gold and platinum. The higher the quality, the less likely there is for a reaction.
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