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Nickel Allergy: Causes, Cure and Prevention

Nickel allergy is considered to be a form of contact dermatitis, which occurs when the skin makes contact with the substance nickel. It often starts after a person undergoes body piercing and wears jewellery containing nickel. Once a person is sensitized to the nickel, an allergic reaction occurs, causing skin inflammation and forming a skin rash. Nickel allergy tends to affect women more often than men because they wear more jewellery. However, in recent years […]