Poison Ivy Relief

Coming in contact with poison ivy is NEVER fun, but try this recipe for some relief. 

In a small bowl mix:

1 Tablespoon Calamine Lotion

1 Tablespoon Rubbing Alcohol

1 Tablespoon Hydrocortisone Cream  

Test on your skin to make sure there are no adverse reactions.  If no adverse reaction, apply a thin layer to affected areas up to every 8 hours.  This contains hydrocortisone cream, which is a steroid, so follow the advise on the cream you are using for reapplication of this recipe.  

Use only if you are sure the rash is due to poison ivy or poison oak, rash is mild, and is only of a small portion of your skin. If your reaction to the poison ivy/poison oak is causing breathing issues, swelling on your face, fever, or rash is on most of your body,

BE SMART AND SEEK MEDICAL HELP IMMEDIATELY!!! 

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