Posts Tagged ‘Allergic Reaction’

SJS Awareness – Educate before you medicate

Millions of prescriptions are filled around the world each day, ranging from preventative antibiotics to the much needed anticonvulsant that helps a young child cope with epilepsy.

Most parents know that children should not take aspirin due to the predominance of Reyes Syndrome but few individuals are fully aware of all the possible side effects that can come with both over the counter and prescription medication.

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3 Simple Steps For Calming Angry Skin

Photo credit: Cookies For Breakfast

We’ve all been there. You’re feeling adventurous and try a new moisturizer, or primer, or foundation, and have a horrible allergic reaction on your skin. Or for some unknown reason, you wake up and your skin is puffy, red, blotchy, and itchy. Trying to cover it with makeup only further irritates it, and then you’re left with an even bigger mess.  Many drug store moisturizers, washes, and toners contain chemicals which will make your skin even angrier, so this is a great time to seek out natural remedies that will get your skin calmed quickly.

Try our favorite three skin-calming steps in succession, or try one or two separately, depending on the severity of your symptoms. You’ll be feeling fresh, de-puffed, de-itched, and redness-free in no time!

Try these creams or use our home made remedies below

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