Poison Oak/Ivy Salve -1/4 cup purified water -any good clay (draws out toxins) -1/4 tsp. sea salt (antiseptic and preservative) -8 drops essential oil of lavender (a preservative) -4 drops essential oil of peppermint Label and date your container. Mix together until creamy. Store in a small glass container in the refrigerator. Apply as needed to poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac, sores or insect bites.
Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac Information Center I actually heard about the baking soda and vinegar treatment on CSI this morning - had to google it, then had to pin so I'd have some ammunition for the next time I get this evil stuff!
How to never have a serious poison ivy rash again! I am very allergic to poison ivy yet am no longer afraid to touch it because I understand how to avoid getting a rash. When I retired as a research scientist I had been involved in studies of wound healing, immunology, and inflammation of the skin for over 25 years. After retiring I started spending much of my time in the woods doing work on deer habitat. I had several serious bouts with poison ivy before I decided I was either going…
How to Kill Poison Ivy Combine 1 gallon white vinegar with 1 cup salt and 2 TBSP blue dawn dish soap. * Once all the ingredients have been mixed well pour mixture into a spray bottle. * Spray poison ivy. Be careful not to get it on your other plants because this mixture will kill anything you spray
How to Make Poison Ivy Soap with Jewelweed
Poison Ivy Soap Recipe with Jewel Weed - a natural remedy for posion ivy, oak, and sumac. Helps stop it from spreading or breaking out in the first place.