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Dust mite

Dust mites are microscopic members of the arachnid family. Dust mites, which are responsible for allergic reactions, inhabit warm, moist environments such as beds, carpets, sofas and soft toys.

This word belongs to the categories Sensitive, dehydrated skin, Extremely dry, irritated and atopic skin, Dry and uncomfortable skin, Dry to very dry skin, Intolerant skin, Dry and rough skin, Skin prone to redness, Oily skin with imperfections, Signs of age, wrinkles, firmness, Pigmentation problems, Irritated skin, Sebaceous scaly patches, Skin sensitive to shaving.