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What Medical Diagnosis Catagory Do I Fall Into?

What Medical Diagnosis Catagory Do I Fall Into?

I have been sick for early 12 years. I have so many food intolerances including gluten, sugar alcohols, and even intolerances to facial creams, sunscreens, and just about every topical lotions that absorb into my skin. Recently I purchased a L’Oreal product that was gluten-free and fragrance free but I still broke out in hives and a burning rash. My primary care placed me on prednisone. What in the world is going on with my body? The 25+ doctors over the years have no idea. I’m beyond… read more

A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

It happened to me too. My skin was peeling off my face. It hurt so bad i cried every day. I had to change all my personal care products. I use Dove sensitive skin soap, my face cream is Oil of Olay 7 In One fragrance free, the one without sunscreen, my body lotion is Jergins ultra healing, shampoo and conditioner is Herbal Essence color me happy. I wear cotton clothing because other fabrics bother me. Cotton sheets too. Laundry detergent is All free and clear. I don’t use fabric softener. This happened to me in 2008. I was so sick the first couple of years i couldn’t hardly walk. I missed a lot of work. It made my life a living hell. Now i’m better. I dont ever change any products anymore. I wish you well and hope you get to feeling better.

posted 30 days ago
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

I have had the same issue for over 20 years and the only thing making it better is a monthly injection of xolair.

posted about 1 month ago
A MyFoodAllergyTeam Member said:

My face after two days of a new face cream.

posted about 1 month ago
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