POISON IVY RELIEF Tip #5
Clinical Herbalist Reviewed on January 6, 2011 by Paulina Nelega, RH
Treating the symptoms associated with the Poison Ivy itch. Try using Calamine lotion. This topical lotion is loaded with zinc and iron. It will help eliminate the itch, and protect the skin. You’ll be feeling much more comfortable in your skin in no time. This lotion is also great for treating the itch caused from Chicken Pox.
Paulina Nelega, RH, has been in private practice as a Clinical Herbalist for over 15 years. She has developed and taught courses in herbal medicine, and her articles on health have appeared in numerous publications. She is very passionate about the healing power of nature. Ask Dr. Jan