Irritation of Skin, Skin Irritation, Skin Rash | Vytex Natural Rubber Latex

Irritation of the Skin

There are more than 40,000 products that contain latex including balloons, condoms, surgical and exam gloves, pacifiers, baby toys, elastic threads in undergarments and adhesive bandages. Irritation of skin caused by repeated exposure to the proteins found in latex products can cause various symptoms. These symptoms include:

  • Skin rash
  • Hives
  • Irritated or watery eyes
  • Swollen eyes
  • Itching
  • Difficulty breathing

If you have suffered from one of the symptoms above, make an effort to identify the products you use on a regular basis that is made of latex and contact your physician about any concerns you have. You can also ask about being tested for latex allergy.

To learn more about how your product could use Vytex NRL or more about irritation of skin caused by latex products, please contact us.