The Three P’s of Evil Vegetation are Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac, and Poison Oak. The allergic reaction can be a small red patch of mild irritation to extreme itchy huge blistering sores that swell and ooze with infection
Is poison ivy contagious? Yes and no. It depends. I'll explain.
In 2009 my dog bit my hand. I learned about Mint Julep Masque to prevent infection from the clerk at Sprouts. My swelling and redness were gone in 48 hours and I regained full motion. I now use Mint Julep for puncture wounds, insect bites and other skin lesions.
Some quick tips and home remedies to bring quick relief from bug bites and stop the itching.
Poison ivy can be a real pain to anyone who has been exposed to the three-leafed plant. Use these tips and methods to treat poison ivy and oak.
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