Do you have a Skin Allergy to Dogs? I knew if I touched or petted a Dog I would suffer an allergic reaction later, so I would avoid touching dogs and other greasy skinned animals to the extent that I would avoid visiting family and friends who owned dogs and household pets. On those occasions where contact with dogs was unavoidable I would feel an urge to wash my hands and face and would do so at the earliest opportunity, but it never stopped the symptoms of my dog allergy coming on strong … [Read more...]
A Skin allergy is a hypersensitivity disorder of the immune system. Allergic reactions occur when a person's immune system reacts to normally harmless substances found naturally in the environment and they manifest symptoms on the skin.
You Might be Suffering an Allergic Reaction to Chlorine If you or your children get itchy skin or a mild rash after a session in the local swimming pool then you may be suffering an allergic reaction to swimming pool chlorine. Don't worry too much there is an easy solution. Chlorine is a clever chemical which kills micro-organisms and bacteria that can be dangerous to humans, so we should be glad it's there protecting us from nasty germs and diseases. BUT - chlorine can unfortunately … [Read more...]
If you have red, bumpy, itchy skin then it’s likely you’ve had an allergic reaction to something, and are searching for the best cream for allergic skin. Allergic reactions are very common and can be caused by anything from changing your shampoo, to using a different makeup remover. Although there are many different types of allergic reactions, from contact dermatitis to atopic dermatitis, there are products available that can help the symptoms of the reaction, such as the itching, calm down. … [Read more...]
Itching skin is very common, and it can a painful skin problem to have to put up with. Skin can become itchy for a wide variety of reasons, but whether it’s the result of using a different product on your skin, or something else, finding relief for itching skin is a must, although an effective product can be hard to find. Itching skin is often a result of a skin allergy, which is common among people of all ages, especially those who have dry and or sensitive skin. Skin can also become itchy … [Read more...]
Anyone can develop a skin allergy to dogs. I remember in my youth we always had dogs and cats as pets around the house and as kids we’d enjoy wrestling with the dogs and annoying the cats. No one in our family of six kids and parents suffered any allergies of any kind. Eventually when I began working life and family and home of my own with young children we had a gap of around 10 years with no pets in the home. Then we decided to get a dog from the dogs home and we chose a Collie cross which … [Read more...]