ASK THE ALLERGISTA: If I’m allergic to PG, should I avoid other glycols?
Propylene Glycol / Reader Submissions

ASK THE ALLERGISTA: If I’m allergic to PG, should I avoid other glycols?

Q: Hello, I found out about my allergy to propylene glycol about 2 years ago (oye). One question that hasn’t really been answered and no one seems to know…what about the other glycols such as, butylene and capylyl? I know these are longer carbon chains but I don’t know if that would affect my allergy … Continue reading

ASK THE ALLERGISTA: Know of any eye cream without propylene glycol?
Propylene Glycol / Reader Submissions / Skin Care

ASK THE ALLERGISTA: Know of any eye cream without propylene glycol?

Q: I am in desperate need of a hydrating eye cream with no propolyene glycol. I can’t find anything… help! A: Hi there! I actually have just the thing for ya! 100% Pure has an Organic Coffee Bean Caffeine Eye Cream 1Oz. I’ve spoken with them personally and there is no propylene glycol in any … Continue reading

Ask The Allergista: How did you know you were allergic to coffee and do you know of a deodorant without PG?
Food / Propylene Glycol / Reader Submissions

Ask The Allergista: How did you know you were allergic to coffee and do you know of a deodorant without PG?

Q: When you found out you were allergic to coffee, did they do a blood test? I had a blood test a couple of years ago, but they focused on the usual culprits-environmental allergens. I already knew from when I was very little that I was allergic to cats, dogs, horses, guinea pigs, dust mites, … Continue reading