Does aluminum have nickel?
Unless you have a fairly rare type of metal allergy, aluminum is a good hypoallergenic choice (although you should always consult with your doctor if you have a metal allergy, before trying new metals).
It does not contain Nickel, which is a pretty common allergen (I should know, I’m allergic to it)..
Is there a fitness tracker without nickel?
Garmin vivofit 3 This is one of the top rated sleek design activity tracker from Garmin and the band is made of silicone which is safe for Nickle allergy skin to use.
What metal is fitbit made of?
Chromite. A brownish-black mineral that consists of a mixed oxide of chromium and iron. Chromite is a metal with 24 protons, it is used in many industrial applications but for the Fitbit it used with the stainless steel and around the buckle.
Does Apple Watch have nickel?
There is no model of Apple Watch that has no metal or nickel touching the skin; the magnets in all models of Apple Watch contain some nickel. If you are highly allergic to nickel, then is certainly possible that Apple Watch and/or a band may cause a reaction.
How do you know if something has nickel in it?
A nickel spot test can be purchased online. Simply put a drop of the test solution on a cotton swab and rub the metal. If the swab turns pink, nickel is being released. In someone with the allergy, the immune system will react to the presence of more than 5 parts per million (ppm) of nickel.
Do watches contain nickel?
All stainless steel watches contain some nickel. Even nickel free ones so if it does turn to be a nickel allergy and not stress titanium may well be the way ahead.