Shampoo dermatitis due to cocobetaine and sodium lauryl ether sulphate

  title={Shampoo dermatitis due to cocobetaine and sodium lauryl ether sulphate},
  author={N. Haute and A. Dooms-Goossens},
  journal={Contact Dermatitis},
  • N. Haute, A. Dooms-Goossens
  • Published 1983
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Case 1 A 44-year-old woman presented with acute eczematous lesions with erythema, edema, and vesiculation on the backs and palms of her hands. Her scalp also itched and was slightly red. Patch tests 2 years previously showed positive reactions to PPD, benzocaine, wool alcohols, parabens, chinoform, perfumes, nickel sulphate and cobalt chloride. A few days prior to the present acute attack, she had used a shampoo based on chestnut leaf extract (Yves Rocher). Patch tests with the shampoo and the… CONTINUE READING
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