Goldberg, 1989 (waxing and allergies)

de Argila, 1996

Title: Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from colophony in depilatory wax.

Authors: de Argila D, Ortiz-Frutos J, Iglesias L

Journal: Contact Dermatitis 1996 May;34(5):369

PMID: 8807238, UI: 96400862

Affiliated institution: Department of Dermatology, Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Madrid, Spain.

This brief article discusses persitent skin irritation in some people who perform professional waxing.