Nickel is classified as a ultratrace mineral.
The average daily exposure is supposed to not pose a threat to our health, but nickel produces more cases of allergic contact dermatitis than all other metals together.
In this article, we list claims of potential benefits and/or side-effects of nickel, ni that we have found research on. Every claim is listed with all of its sources. We get these claims from our Nutrition Tool.
We also have an article about nickel, ni named What Is Nickel & What Foods Can I Find It In? if you're interested in learning more.
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Research-Backed Side-Effects Of Nickel, Ni
These are some of the potential research-backed side-effects of nickel, ni.
1. Skin Health
Nickel - Skin Health
About this claim
You are what you eat. What’s going on in the inside shows on the outside. Nutrition is essential in skincare. But there are some nutrients, according to research, that can affect your skin negatively. It might make you lose the elasticity and resilience and make you look older early. Or it might have other side effects like giving rashes or eczema.
Research sources for this claim
- Low Nickel Diet in Dermatology ◳
- Nickel produces more cases of allergic contact dermatitis than all other metals together
You are welcome to explore 22 other nutrients that share this research-backed claim in our nutrition tool.