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Wool alcohol allergy: A Wool alcohol allergy refers to an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to wool alcohol which is the allergenic portion of lanolin. Lanolin is derived from sheep fleece. Wool alcohol is used mainly in cosmetics and topical creams and lotions. Exposure is usually through skin and oral contact and hence results mainly in skin and mouth symptoms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Wool alcohol allergy is available below.
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