... what chemicals am i allergic to in hairspray? (4 replies)
... my neighbor's reactions are very strange... her body aches, some times it is her neck like she has a painful muscle knot or needs adjusted. This last time it was a mary kay satin hands cream. If one of her boys uses something different.. like a shampoo.. it affects her. Even if she doesn't come into physical contact (4 replies)
... That's usually my issue as well...I use Aveda Witch Hazel which does not have a propellant in it either which also helps. (4 replies)
... with my neighbor it usually boils down to fragrance (4 replies)
... hard question, there are so many. What is your reaction? Maybe try 2 or 3 different brands and look at the common ingredients? (4 replies)
... I am familiar with it. One shot contains all pollens, foods, anc chemicals.
Reading about all the help people got, it sounds too good to be true. Why in the world isn't this more known. It appears that people in Europe have had the options since the 60s.
Also, I have multiple chemical sensitivities that make it impossible to be around cologne, hairspray, cleaning... (2 replies)
... After nearly 9 months of constant congestion during 2003, pain and running nose, itchly weepy eyes I found I was only mildly allergic to dust mites. Then found my problem was MCS ... multiple chemical sensativity caused by an overload of a really bad potpourri that came from Aromatique in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Snuggles fabric softener was another bad antagonist trigger as... (11 replies)
... when you said that hairspray bothers you it reminded me of something I experience. ... (53 replies)
... SO the doctor can to look at my sinuses and see if they are really raw, red and swollen?
When you say sinuses, you don;t mean throat, do you?
your quote" Have you had any tests run by an allergist to see if you have developed an allergic reaction to anything?"
Can they do this, I thought that the only thing they can test for is stuff like pollen, pet dander, -- I just... (53 replies)
... It seems like everything goes straight to my nose. When I smell Poupori or hairspray it seems like it goes straight up my nose and right to my brain. ... (53 replies)
... I know i have allergies that make my nose run or blocks up my nose and in the past just lived with it. Now i don't get that, instead i get sinusitis...my 3rd time with it. ... (2 replies)
... Is it possible things can irritate me without being allergic to it. For instance I had a roommate that used axe spray and hairspray and I always sneezed around the mist and would get congested and my eyes would burn. ... (7 replies)
... h mild detergent and stopped using fabric softener.I do not wear perfume and even though my hands are dry do not wear hand lotion.I have stopped using mousse and hairspray in my hair.I do not use any other scented whatevers. ... (1 replies)
... h mild detergent and stopped using fabric softener.I do not wear perfume and even though my hands are dry do not wear hand lotion.I have stopped using mousse and hairspray in my hair.I do not use any other scented whatevers. ... (0 replies)
... I have always had drug allergies and they can develop at any time. I have also had food allergies all my life. They have only amplified.. though chicken gives me issues as well. When I was pregnant I couldn't tolerate fowl foods. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks brutus77 for your comment...and no i dont think that you are crazy..I dont use hair dye but i do use hairspray everyday....and now that you mention it, it does make sense that i could be allergic to it somehow and not even noticed it... ... (15 replies)