Dermatology Research and Practice / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Clinical Study

Patch Testing in Suspected Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Cosmetics

Table 2

Results of patch testing with patient’s own cosmetics.

Suspected cosmeticPatients tested Positivity  Suspected antigens
MFTotalMFTotal

Face cream11213178Gallate mix, cetrimide, and thiomersal

Hair dye7755Paraphenylenediamine and gallate mix

Shaving cream5555Gallate mix and cetrimide

Perfume22Thiomersal and gallate mix

Nail polish1111Gallate mix and tert-butylhydroquinone

Foundation cream1111Gallate mix and cetrimide

Kumkum/bindi2211Paraphenylenediamine