Tag: dermatitis

Innovation, Research

Study shows faster uptake of chemicals in people with a genetically weakened skin barrier

January 13, 2021

Via: The Medical News

The ability of our skin to protect us from chemicals is something we inherit. Some people are less well-protected which could imply an increased risk of being afflicted by skin disease or cancer. A new study from Karolinska Institutet in […]

Innovation, Research

Why You Should Always Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them

July 23, 2019

Via: Time Health

If you’re the type who dons new digs without washing them first, there’s a chance you may pay a price for it a few days later. A red, itchy, painful price. Allergic contact dermatitis is an immune system-related reaction to […]