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Fragrance sensitivity

Discussion in 'Hypersensitivity and Intolerance Reactions' started by ladycatlover, Sep 16, 2019.

  1. JaneL

    JaneL Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Have you tried just hanging things up outdoors to air for a few days or perhaps even longer? I always do that with new clothes before I wash them and find it works quite well.
     
  2. MeSci

    MeSci Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    I have sometimes left things on a washing line for over a year, after soaking in vinegar or bicarbonate, sometimes both in sequence. They have often lost their colour, and still smelt. I have sometimes had to give up. But they are not new items but things bought from charity shops.
     
    Last edited: Jun 25, 2020
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  3. Daisymay

    Daisymay Senior Member (Voting Rights)

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    Yes, it makes shopping from charity shops nigh on impossible.
     
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