Cosmetics Allergy

  • August 25, 2018

    Do You Have a Hair Dye Allergy?

    People may develop allergic reactions to almost anything from food to cosmetics. For instance, there are many people, especially women, who are allergic to hair dye. In this case, the reaction is most likely caused by certain chemicals contained in the product. Para-phenylenediamine (PPD) and para-toluenediamine (PTD) are the chemicals...

  • February 15, 2018

    Is It Possible to Have a Toothpaste Allergy?

    Toothpaste is one of most commonly used products on our planet. Normally, people clean their teeth with a toothpaste at least once a day. However, certain types of toothpaste may cause allergy-like symptoms. In general, toothpaste allergy is a rare disorder. This can be explained by the fact that we...

  • February 13, 2018

    Why Do You Develop an Allergy to Deodorants or Antiperspirants?

    Many people in the United States and all over the world use deodorants and antiperspirants every day trying to mask underarm odors and reduce perspiration. You can buy these cosmetic products individually, as well as a combination product. However, in some cases, people may have an allergy to deodorants or...

  • February 4, 2018

    Fragrance Allergy Explained: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

    As fragranced products become more and more demanded and supplied, a number of people with a fragrance allergy or sensitivity is growing. You can be exposed to fragrances in many ways: through scented candles or fragrance advertising inserts in fashion magazines; through some dish-washing liquids or shampoos; through a friend...

  • February 2, 2018

    Cosmetics Allergy: Could You Be Allergic to Your Beauty Products?

    Cosmetics, also commonly referred to as beauty products, include everything from shampoos, fragrances and body lotions to face masks, foundations and eyeliners. They are meant to provide you with skincare benefits and make you feel, look, and smell better. However, certain beauty products may cause skin irritation or an allergic...