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Browsing Articles Tagged with the Topic ofcontact dermatitis

Types of eczema: contact dermatitis

Types of eczema: contact dermatitis

Contact dermatitis is a form of eczema that occurs when the skin is exposed to an irritant or allergen resulting in a re...

Webinar – Hidden Triggers: Just Because It’s Natural or Organic Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe

Webinar – Hidden Triggers: Just Because It’s Natural or Organic Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 11AM PST / 1PM CST / 2PM EST Allergic contact dermatitis affects at least 20% of the general...

Ask the Eczperts: Allergies, Wet Hands and Contact Dermatitis

Ask the Eczperts: Allergies, Wet Hands and Contact Dermatitis

Dr. Nedorost answers your questions on the wet-dry cycle, the difference between atopic dermatitis and contact dermatiti...

Musicians at Risk for Contact Dermatitis

Musicians at Risk for Contact Dermatitis

Whether you play a musical instrument in your school band, as a weekend hobby, or as a professional, you may be at risk ...

Changing Our Laundry Routine Helped My Son’s Eczema

Changing Our Laundry Routine Helped My Son’s Eczema

When my son was first diagnosed with eczema, laundry was the furthest thing from my mind....

I Have Contact Dermatitis. Now What?

I Have Contact Dermatitis. Now What?

We talk to two of our community members who have contact dermatitis to get the lowdown on patch testing and contact derm...

From the NEA Community: 15 Tips on Making Laundry Eczema-Proof

From the NEA Community: 15 Tips on Making Laundry Eczema-Proof

We asked our community what they do on laundry day to help sensitive eczema skin. Here's what they said....

Contact Dermatitis 101: Dermatologist Perspective on Managing This Form of Eczema

Contact Dermatitis 101: Dermatologist Perspective on Managing This Form of Eczema

Contact dermatitis is a term used to describe the itchy skin reaction that can occur following topical contact (and some...

Hidden Fragrance Compound in Lavender Can Cause Contact Allergy

Hidden Fragrance Compound in Lavender Can Cause Contact Allergy

May 29, 2015 - Linalyl acetate, a fragrance chemical that is one of the main constituents of the essent...

Antibiotics are Top Contact Allergens Among Medications

Antibiotics are Top Contact Allergens Among Medications

April 11, 2014 - Antibiotics are the greatest contributor to allergic contact dermatitis among topical ...