June 12, 2024
poison ivy treatment

poison ivy treatment

Tips for Treating Poison Ivy in the Field

Tis the season we love being out in the woods with the weather still not too hot, some hunting going on or just going out for a hike or run.  But this is also the season for all kinds of itchy weeds that are laying low just waiting for us to walk by.

Poison Ivy is probably the most common for all of us and I always keep a couple items in my truck to help with Poison Ivy Treatment in the field.  How about a couple standard kitchen cleaners to take that right off.  Poison Ivy gets on you from the oils that is on its leaves.  Like most oils we get on us, its often pretty hard to get off and spreads easily.  So here are a few tips on Poison Ivy treatment in the field that you can do to go home Poison Ivy free after some time in the woods.

What’s the first thing we think of when “what doesn’t mix well with oil”?  How about water?  We all know water and oil don’t mix.  Actually water will just spread oil around.  So if you think you got into some Poison Ivy, don’t walk thru the creek and wash your arms and legs.  You will more than likely spread it around.  Instead, keep a couple items on you or pretty handy.

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