Nickel Continues Surge as Allergen of Concern

A recent article in Reader’s Digest was an excellent reminder for the owners of, that there are yet many people who remain unaware of the potential problems associated with nickel. Those who experience symptoms ranging from irritating red, itchy

The Low-Nickel Diet: Are there benefits?

As the season of holiday feasting begins, nickel allergy sufferers are wondering about the possible effects of diet on their health. The short answer is that only your allergist or dermatologist can accurately advise you on the benefits of a

NickelSmart™ – A Smart Start to Your School Year!

Avoid any chance of a nickel allergy rash interfering with school activities with NoNickel’s NickelSmart belts and earrings that are guaranteed nickel free for life! New trends and styles give a lift to those not quite ready to say goodbye

Sensational Stocking Stuffers: Little nickel free gifts make a big impression!

From high-tech belt buckles to sparkly dichroic glass earrings, has great gift ideas for anyone on your list who suffers with nickel allergy, or even anyone who just loves good stuff! This year, make a huge impression on those

Nickel Comes in Many Disguises; Don’t be Tricked this Halloween!

It can be tricky to prevent nickel allergy symptoms from making an unwelcome appearance on the best of days, but Halloween presents its own set of frightening obstacles. NoNickel owner Lea Dow reports that it is difficult to find nickel

Don’t Give Mom a Rash for Mother’s Day – here’s what to look for in nickel free jewelry

Originally published on May 6, 2012 by Rita Arrup Don’t Give Mom a Rash for Mother’s Day – here’s what to look for in nickel free jewelry – Nickel Allergy Information News and Solutions With Mother’s Day coming up on

NoNickel Owner Attends Prestigious ACDS Conference

Originally published on April 1, 2012 by Rita Arrup Lea Dow, Owner and President of Athena Allergy and, was welcomed back to the annual American Contact Dermatitis Society meeting held in March in San Diego, California. This one day

Athena Allergy Acknowledged for Providing Solution to Wedding Ring Dermatitis

Originally published on January 1, 2012 by Rita Arrup Athena Allergy, parent company of, was recognized by the national publication First for Women in their October 31, 2011 issue for offering a simple resolution to wedding ring dermatitis. This