Young people should be educated about the dangers of temporary tattoosBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h4823 (Published 17 September 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h4823
- Josef Panasoff, specialist in internal medicine, allergy, and clinical immunology1
- 1Lin Medical Center-Haifa Clalit Health Services, 35152 Haifa, Israel
Although some “black henna” tattoos do not contain henna, most do.1 The problem is that they all contain the very potent contact allergen paraphenylenediamine (PPD).2 …
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