Category: Gluten and the Skin

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Common Gluten Ingredients in Skin Care Products

Concerns about gluten in skin care products The risk may be low, but many people who suffer from celiac disease, or are gluten intolerant, choose to avoid gluten in all products. Here’s why: For people who suffer from celiac disease, eating gluten can damage the lining of the small intestine which causes problems with the digestive system. Those

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Celiac Disease, Gluten and the Skin

Celiac Celiac is the Greek word for “bellyache.” It is a disease that affects up to 1 in 100 people that cannot tolerate gluten. It is thought to be a genetic autoimmune disorder; and it is seen in higher rates in Caucasian females. 1 2 3 Gluten Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley,