I have been using a well known brand of moisturiser which contains wheat germ and am concerned it might be contributing to a mild Hashi's flare up. There is evidence that there is a lot of wheat grain derivatives in cosmetics and toiletries. My questions are do these products contain gluten and can they be absorbed by the skin? The jury seems to be out on this one. Not surprisingly opinions from the industry suggest not, but users have a different story to tell.
Here's a link to a website I was looking at today: