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5 Day Patch Test (Sensitive Skin)

Study Summary

Alba Science is inviting you to take part in a 5 day patch test for people with Sensitive Skin.

The patches will be applied to your upper arms on the first 4 visits to the test centre. They will each be worn for 23h (i.e. removed 1h before your next visit to the test centre).

The area of your arm which has had the patch applied will be assessed for skin reactions each day.

Attendance

Monday 11 December 2017 - Friday 15 December 2017

GROUP 1

Visit 1

Monday 11 Dec 2017                                  

Any time between 2:30pm – 3pm

Approx. 30 Mins

Visit 2

Tuesday 12 Dec 2017

Any time between 2:30pm – 3pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 3

Wednesday 13 Dec 2017

Any time between 2:30pm – 3pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 4

Thursday 14 Dec 2017

Any time between 2:30pm – 3pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 5

Friday 15 Dec 2017

Any time between 2:30pm – 3pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Or

GROUP 2

Visit 1

Monday 11 Dec 2017                                  

Any time between 3pm – 3:30pm

Approx. 30 Mins

Visit 2

Tuesday 12 Dec 2017

Any time between 3pm – 3:30pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 3

Wednesday 13 Dec 2017

Any time between 3pm – 3:30pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 4

Thursday 14 Dec 2017

Any time between 3pm – 3:30pm

Approx. 15 Mins

Visit 5

Friday 15 Dec 2017

Any time between 3pm – 3:30pm

Approx. 15 Mins

  

Inclusion Criteria

Aged 18 to 70.

Male or Female.

Must have Sensitive Skin.

Able to communicate well with the investigator and to comply with the requirements of the entire study.

Provision of written informed consent to participate as shown by a witnessed signature on the Subject Consent Form.

Exclusion Criteria

Those who are pregnant or breast feeding.

Those who have participated in a similar study within the previous 1 month.

Current skin disease or skin disorder.

Those who have tattoos, scars, birthmarks or other markings in or around the sites on the body being examined.

Those taking medications which in the opinion of test personnel may affect results.

Those suffering from any medical or skin conditions which, in the opinion of the test personnel, will automatically exclude them from participating in the study.

Study Restrictions

Volunteers will be requested to observe the following restrictions during the course of their participation in the study:

Do not use aspirin, anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-histamines or systemic corticoids for the duration of the study (paracetamol is permissible).

Do not go swimming or soak in the bath.

Not to get the patches excessively wet, or remove the skin marker pen marks for the duration of the study.

No immunisations during the study.

No exposure of the test sites to natural sunlight or to other sources of UV light.

No use of self-tanning lotion or any skin products on the test sites.

Be willing to remove the patches approximately an hour before attendance to the study site for visual assessment and wipe the sites clean according to instructions.

Expenses

You will be paid a £35 cheque in your name on completion of this study.

How to Apply

To take part in this study please email recruitment@albavolunteers.com

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