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What are some common triggers for irritant contact dermatitis in detergents, cosmetics and soaps?

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Dr. Stephen Pool
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Skin Irritants

A list of the top culprits that trigger skin reactions, or contact dermatitis.
Some cause symptoms like redness, itchy skin, or inflammation.Some are triggered by an individual's allergy (contact allergic dermatitis) while other chemicals affect everyone (contact irritant dermatitis). http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/features/dirty-dozen#1

In brief: Skin Irritants

A list of the top culprits that trigger skin reactions, or contact dermatitis.
Some cause symptoms like redness, itchy skin, or inflammation.Some are triggered by an individual's allergy (contact allergic dermatitis) while other chemicals affect everyone (contact irritant dermatitis). http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/features/dirty-dozen#1
Dr. Stephen Pool
Dr. Stephen Pool
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Dr. Howard Feinberg
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Perfumes, colors

The biggest culprits are the added scents or perfumes and the cord used mainly as marketing tools.
Watch out for " new and improved". This often means a new agent which you could be allergic to.

In brief: Perfumes, colors

The biggest culprits are the added scents or perfumes and the cord used mainly as marketing tools.
Watch out for " new and improved". This often means a new agent which you could be allergic to.
Dr. Howard Feinberg
Dr. Howard Feinberg
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