Dermatology Oasis

Editor: Nameer Al-Sudany, MD (IRAQ)

Allergic contact dermatitis to deodorant

Allergic contact dermatitis to deodorant

History

       A 45-year old woman presented  many hours after using a deodorant with a faintly-red patch associated with burning sensation. Few days later (at presentation) a slightly hyperpigmented scaly patch was seen.