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A List of Irritants Which Commonly Cause Itching And Inflammation Of The Skin


  • soaps
  • detergents
  • disinfectants
  • antiseptics
  • cleaning agents
  • laundry products, including washing powders / liquids and fabric conditioners 
  • perfumes
  • shampoos
  • skin and coat care products
  • solvents
  • oils
  • cement / concrete
  • powders, dust and soil

water – especially hard, chalky water or heavily chlorinated water

many plants – such as Ranunculus, spurge, Boraginaceae and mustards


This category includes many plants and fabrics - both manufactured and natural