Contact dermatitis is a inflammatory reaction of the skin after contact with an allergen or irritant. Symptoms can usually include some of the following: rash, bumps, itching, bumps, or blisters.
Contact dermatitis can be a reaction to many different things. For example, irritants such as chemicals can sometimes cause red, painful rashes on the skin. Other times perfumes, dye, latex, or cosmetics can frequently cause allergic contact dermatitis. Visit with your physician at Chicago Allergy & Asthma to learn more about how to diagnose and manage various types of contact dermatitis.