New Cosmetic Contact Allergens
Department of Dermatology, Contact Allergy Unit, University Hospital KU Leuven, B-3000 Leuven, Belgium
Academic Editor: Enzo Berardesca
Received: 22 December 2014 / Revised: 21 January 2015 / Accepted: 23 January 2015 / Published: 4 February 2015
Allergic and photo-allergic contact dermatitis, and immunologic contact urticaria are potential immune-mediated adverse effects from cosmetics. Fragrance components and preservatives are certainly the most frequently observed allergens; however, all ingredients must be considered when investigating for contact allergy.
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Goossens, A. New Cosmetic Contact Allergens. Cosmetics 2015, 2, 22-32.
Goossens A. New Cosmetic Contact Allergens. Cosmetics. 2015; 2(1):22-32.
Goossens, An. 2015. "New Cosmetic Contact Allergens." Cosmetics 2, no. 1: 22-32.
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