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Irritating Skin Rashes: 13 Possible Causes

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Not typically serious, but always irritating and embarrassing, skin rashes can be caused by a number of factors—such as environment, infection, stress, heat, allergens, immune system disorders, and medication. Most of them will clear up on their own, however, more serious skin conditions (i.e., rosacea and eczema), may require medication or even treatment.

Here are thirteen annoying culprits of the most common skin rashes…

1. Perfumed Soap

Harsh soaps and detergents are often irritating to the skin, and if you’re particularly sensitive you can end up with a nasty bout of eczema or hives after using a new detergent to wash your clothing or bedding.

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