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Re: how long does poison ivy last

Subject: Re: how long does poison ivy last
Author: henry
Date: 10/3/2009 6:35 pm
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Status: Approved
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I've been doing the bleach application on a regular basis and have to say it appears to have decreased quite well. The biggest recommendation is not to itch no matter what, which I believe prolongs the overall length of time you will have to endure the whole ordeal.

This may be considered extreme, but if you were recently exposed to the oil then try 1 dose of lacquer thinner to the affected area which will decrease the overall recovery time. DO NOT do this if you have broken the skin or if there is a scab or open wound, Duh! The skin should become dry almost immediately after initial application. Apply a lotion in case the dryness causes swelling or itching. Then start the bleach method on a regular basis and watch for significant improvement.

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