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Has anybody here ever had allergic contact dermatitis from leather?
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Dr. Luis Matos
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Yes
The chemicals used in tanning the leather can cause contact dermatitis.
Leather sandals rubbing on sweaty bare skin commonly does it. Cheaper sandals are more common culprits.

In brief: Yes
The chemicals used in tanning the leather can cause contact dermatitis.
Leather sandals rubbing on sweaty bare skin commonly does it. Cheaper sandals are more common culprits.
Dr. Luis Matos
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