Fox TV News reports that doctors say nearly 22 percent of everyone tested for allergies react to chemicals in cosmetics- – mostly the fragrances and preservatives are the culprits. Dr. Clifford Bassett says, ‘skin allergies are on the rise, particularly cosmetics among other things and it’s important to get a simple investigation to find out if it affects you.’

Cell Phone Allergies? Talking endlessly on your cell phone can also cause problems because of the nickel in the phones. Dr. Bassett says, ‘they’re having the cell phone right up against the face and they may come in complaining of a skin rash.’ About 17 percent of women have allergies to nickel and about 3 percent of men.  Doctors suggest you use a blue tooth or a plastic cover on your phone. CLICK FOR FULL REPORT