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Jewellery allergy

Jewellery allergy: Introduction

Jewellery allergy: Jewellery allergy usually refers to an allergic response to nickel which is found in most jewellery. Even high carat gold has some nickel content which may pose problems for some people. Symptoms usually only involve the skin that is in contact with the jewellery. Nickel may also be found in watch straps, belt buckles and jeans studs. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Jewellery allergy is available below.

Symptoms of Jewellery allergy

  • Localized skin itching
  • Localized skin redness
  • Localized skin blistering
  • Localized skin swelling
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Treatments for Jewellery allergy

  • Avoid wearing jewellery containing nickel. Symptoms may be alleviated with topical steroids, antibiotics and moisturizing creams. Preventative measures may also include spray shields which can form a barrier between the skin and the jewellery
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Causes of Jewellery allergy

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Jewellery allergy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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