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Skin allergies

Skin allergies are among those, which may occur at the earliest age.

Types of skin allergies:

1. Eczema is the most common allergic reaction of the skin to the direct contact of an allergen. This can be caused by metals, nickel, chrome, which can be found in many items.

Symptoms can be well observed by naked eyes:
                    • redness 
                    • dryness
                    • itching
                    • rarely sores and discharge
2. Hives (urticaria) is also a common type of skin allergies. Pale redness, itching, outbreak of bumps is an immediate reaction of the skin to plant allergens, insect bites, cosmetics. Pollens can also cause hives through direct contact; when making excursions in the green.  Pollen of the plants sweeping the lower leg can trigger allergy.

Internal conditions as bacteria, viruses can also result in allergic reactions. Hypersensitivity can occur after consumption of foods, medicines, too. 

Identifying skin allergies:

The skin allergy may be mild, rapid or chronic, but is essential to identify the causes of the soonest possible. Hypersensitivity can only be prevented, if triggering conditions can be avoided. Unfortunately, sometimes it is hard to identify the causes, but self-observation can considerably help the medical diagnosis.