Itching In The Armpits After Using Eucalyptus Oil Lotion?
Good morning, my name is Sukma, 22 years old. I want to ask this, why every time I use eucalyptus in my armpits, suddenly I feel very itchy, although it doesn’t take long. but things keep happening after I use eucalyptus oil lotion. explanation please. thanks.
From the circumstances that you experience, itching every time you use eucalyptus oil on the armpits may be caused by an allergic dermatitis. Allergic contact dermatitis is a condition of skin inflammation due to a substance. These substances can be in the form of certain cosmetic ingredients or oils such as eucalyptus oil.
Allergic contact dermatitis can cause symptoms such as itching in certain areas affected by contact, redness, small spots appear in the surrounding area, and if scratched can cause irritation. Allergic dermatitis can be improved by avoiding exposure to substances that are suspected to cause allergies as in your situation is eucalyptus oil.
But other than that other circumstances that can also cause your circumstances such as:
skin irritation with bacterial infections Bacterial infections in armpit scabies therefore, to ascertain the cause of the situation that you are experiencing, then you should check directly to the doctor first, so the doctor can provide the right therapy for you. You may need treatment with certain antihistamines later.
avoid using eucalyptus oil. Don't scratch the itchy armpit area. drink enough water.
The following article you can read about contact dermatitis
may be useful. thank you