calamine lotion

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a lotion consisting of a liquid preparation containing calamine

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If the area is swollen, itchy or red, apply calamine lotion.
It usually clears up within four weeks, and symptoms can be alleviated by wearing loose-fitting clothing, keeping the rash area clean to avoid infection, and using calamine lotion.
The same could be applied, like a dollop of calamine lotion, to both the Record's irritants, namely Joan McAlpine and Kezia Dugdale.
Hantsch said that calamine lotion is effective to take away the annoying itch of a mosquito bite, and one can use a tweezer for tick removal, as close to the entry of the skin as possible to get rid of the whole tick.
Nothing says sexy quite like a chicken pox-ridden, calamine lotion encrusted body, topped off with creamy lice shampoo and a swollen face from mumps.
Calamine lotion cools the skin and hydrocortisone cream can help the itch.
It found that nine out of 10 have used calamine lotion on their children to relieve the signs of chickenpox, despite the fact that there is no clinical evidence to show that it works, as - while offering immediate itch relief - can often leave your child's skin feeling itchier than before.
In the meantime, itching can be tackled with calamine lotion, an oatmeal cream such as Aveeno, or specific gels that cool the skin.
Dying mobile batteries are always a pain, but Korean scientists have found a way to convert the movement in sound energy into electricity - using zinc oxide, which is found in calamine lotion. The research is still in its initial stages.
CHARLTON - There is a collection for water, non-perishable food, flashlights, batteries, bug spray, sun screen, Calamine lotion, pop-up tents, sleeping tents, plywood, tarps, heavy work gloves, and storage bins.
Skin secret: Calamine Lotion: "I use calamine lotion as a primer and that has prevented my skin from breaking out after applying heavy make-up."
Cool by sponging with lukewarm water, while calamine lotion may relieve soreness and itching.
have pity and offer me your literary calamine lotion!
You might try calamine lotion or a little bit of baking soda mixed with water.
During this itchy season I had tried everything I could think of to clear up the chigger bites and ivy poisoning: calamine lotion, lye soap, rubbing alcohol, clear nail polish, antiseptic powder, cornstarch, baking soda, aloe vera and clay (which I found was best of any of these).