Go Back   New Orleans Saints - blackandgold.com > Main > Everything Else
Shop Horizontal

I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

this is a discussion within the Everything Else Community Forum; Note to self: Try to not get hurt in the vicinity of "TheOak" , ....

Like Tree7Likes

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-11-2013, 06:04 PM   #11
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: "Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam, circumspice"
Posts: 4,546
Blog Entries: 15
Re: I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

Note to self: Try to not get hurt in the vicinity of "TheOak", .
TheOak likes this.
SloMotion is offline  
Latest Blogs
2015 Saints Bye Week Draft Last Blog: 10-16-2014 By: hagan714


"IRONY" Last Blog: 10-01-2014 By: teddybarexxx


Sainity Zone 9-30-14 Hail Last Blog: 09-30-2014 By: xan


Old 05-12-2013, 09:59 PM   #12
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 2,804
Re: I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

Calamine works well. Also, be careful with whatever clothing you were wearing and bedding. You can wash it but it's like an oil, it won't disipate for a while so you may have minor relapses from wearing it or from your bedding.

Sucks bro, I'm highly allergic to it. Sumac is even worse. That's why I always wear long sleaves outside and pants in the yard. Learned the hard way a couple of times.
TheOak likes this.
Beastmode is offline  
Old 05-12-2013, 10:13 PM   #13
Hu Dat!
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 2,853
Blog Entries: 5
Re: I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

I always wanted to get Poison Ivy

SloMotion likes this.
neugey is offline  
Old 05-13-2013, 05:17 AM   #14
10000 POST CLUB
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Cypress Tx.
Posts: 16,193
Re: I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

Originally Posted by Beastmode View Post
Calamine works well. Also, be careful with whatever clothing you were wearing and bedding. You can wash it but it's like an oil, it won't disipate for a while so you may have minor relapses from wearing it or from your bedding.

Sucks bro, I'm highly allergic to it. Sumac is even worse. That's why I always wear long sleaves outside and pants in the yard. Learned the hard way a couple of times.
Forgot about the washing of sheets, towels clothes etc.... I wouldn't recommend washing your clothes with bleach but I would wash towels and sheets every 2-3 days with some bleach.

Ivy makes be break out. Sumac/Oak and I'm at the hospital with an Easter Island head.
TheOak is offline  
Old 05-13-2013, 05:42 PM   #15
1000 Posts +
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 2,543
Re: I got posion ivy doing yard work, HELP!

just leave it alone and don't scratch it is the most important part. clean it often. those yuppie creams might help but i've never really used them so i'm not sure.

i don't really get poison ivy. guess i'm fortunate in that regard.
Choupique is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:48 AM.


Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com
no new posts