CONTACT DERMATITIS, vol.76, no.2, pp.89-95, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
contact dermatitis, heavy metal contaminants, Lawsone, p-phenylenediamine, temporary black henna tattoos, ALLERGIC CONTACT-DERMATITIS, STONE, DYE, SENSITIZATION, PRODUCTS, PAINT
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Background. Henna has a very low allergenic potential, and severe allergic contact dermatitis is mainly caused by p-phenylenediamine (PPD), which is added to temporary black 'henna tattoos', and potentially also by some heavy metals.