Henceforth detergents’ labels and websites like this one will give a more complete list of the ingredients.
This can help people that are subject to allergic reactions to be well informed when they choose a product.
However, for most of people this does not have to be a worry, since allergenic reactions to detergent’s ingredients are quite rare.
If you think that you have an allergy:
- stop using the product if you think that this one could cause you an allergy
- go to your doctor and/or dermatologist
- bring to your doctor the list of the products you have used during the weeks before the allergy’s appearance, with the packaging , where it is possible, and therefore tell him if there had been changes in your lifestyle and diet.
Overall 26 fragrances have been identified from EU scientific committee on consumer product (sccp) like those ones which, often, can cause allergenic reactions; so, these substances are indicated in the label, if present in the product with a confluence superior to 0.01% in weight.