In a new BBC TV documentary, a dermatologist explains how she treats textiles allergy and how it can be managed.

She also explains how to avoid a potentially life-threatening reaction from the chemicals found in textiles.

In this episode of the BBC TV series Dermatitis in the City, Dr Fabian Dohdoul explains how allergy can be treated by removing the allergens from textile fabrics.

This episode of Dermatics in the city was produced by the BBC’s Education Department and broadcast on Thursday 10 March 2018 at 21:00 GMT.

The programme is part of the Global Health Week, celebrating the global fight against skin diseases.