Understanding Skin Prick Testing

A skin prick test is done to find out what you are allergic to. It is important to have skin prick testing performed because some allergic reactions can lead to death, meaning that if you know what you are allergic to you can avoid it and, therefore, save your life. Here's what you need to know about skin prick testing. Important Note Skin prick testing should be done by a qualified and licensed dermatologist.