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Can contact dermatitis be prevented?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
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In brief: Absolutely!

All you have to do is avoid contact with whatever it is you are allergic to.
Often, that is easier said than done, however.

In brief: Absolutely!

All you have to do is avoid contact with whatever it is you are allergic to.
Often, that is easier said than done, however.
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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
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