I Can't Use Highly Perfumed Detergents

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    Scratchy and Itchy Aren't For Me

    I wash my clothes in a certain detergent and use a certain fabric softener because I am allergic to most perfumed products. I was ill and one of my guy friends decided he would wash my clothes for me starting my dedicates. I was out of detergent so he bought me some new stuff...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

    Gain Made Me Sick

    I don't know why the fragrance needs to be so strong. I did get nauseated when I used Gain. It's funny now but not at the time. If you are sensitive to scents, be careful here.   I had to rewash the clothes in something different.  Fabric softener..Snuggle did it too...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    1 Response Aug 8, 2009

    My Home Is Fragrance-free

    Both my wife and I are sensitive to fragrances, can't tolerate them anymore. And we don't let people in the door who use them either. It's tough getting friends and family to accept and accomodate this limitation. And don't mention workplaces, that's just impossible. :( I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 31, 2010
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