Frequently Asked Questions
What are the symptoms of textile dye allergies?
Textile dye and allergy
What are some of the symptoms of latex allergy?
– localized skin rash or itching (generally on the hands)
– swollen red skin
– swollen lips and tongue with difficulty breathing, wheezing
– shortness of breath
– abdominal pain
– anaphylactic shock
What are prevention measures of contact dermatitis?
Today many garments are dyed from plants, herbs and even teas. These garments are sold online or in specialty catalogs. Purchasing and wearing clothes that are not dyed with synthetic colors might reduce or eliminate skin rashes.
It will be a process of trial and error to discover which types of clothing will not irritate an individual with clothing dermatitis.
What are remedies for contact dermatitis?
The simplest way to reduce clothing dermatitis is to remove any clothing that has commercial dyes. Unless a garment is specifically labeled as being dyed with nontoxic dyes, it is likely dyed with much cheaper, synthetic dyes.
What is an Allergist?
An allergist/immunologist is a physician specially trained to manage and treat allergies and asthma. Becoming an allergist/immunologist requires completion of at least nine years of training. After completing medical school and graduating with a medical degree, a physician will then undergo three years of training in internal medicine (to become an internist) or pediatrics (to become a pediatrician).
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