inflammation of the skin caused by an allergic reaction to contact with an animal, vegetable, or chemical substance.
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How to use contact dermatitis in a sentence
Capsaicin allergies are rare and affect fewer than 1 percent of the population, but, like laundry detergent and poison oak and nickel jewelry, capsaicin can cause contact dermatitis in some of those people.What would possess someone to eat a Carolina Reaper pepper? This writer tried to find out. | Leigh Cowart | September 20, 2021 | Popular-Science