Report: Car Seat Warmers Can Cause ‘Toasted Skin’ Rash, Scarring

“The heat isn’t hot enough to burn the skin, so most people don’t even know there’s a problem.”

WCCO (Minneapolis) reports:

A popular feature many of us have in our cars could be leaving us permanently scarred.

Doctors say heated seats can lead to a skin condition called Toasted Skin Syndrome.

It’s not actually a burn, but a rash caused by prolonged exposure to a warm temperature. Safety experts say heated seats average 105 degrees…

Read the entire report.

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3 responses to “Report: Car Seat Warmers Can Cause ‘Toasted Skin’ Rash, Scarring

  1. Yeah, my derriere is pretty angry about it….I’ve got hot, cross buns!!

  2. Okay, I’ve had enough…….now they want my butt warmer? They can kiss my warm, toasty a#@%s.

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