Home remedies for Poison Oak
|A kitchen remedy against the problem of poison oak is the consumption of Oatmeal . All you need to do is take a vessel and boil the oatmeal in water. Let the oats soften up and then allow the mixture to cool. Once the mixture is cold enough to be touches take a small amount in the palm and apply on the affected area. Leave the mixture their till it hardens and then wash it off with cold water. This would probable give your relief from the allergic reactions created due to poison oak.
You must have come across a calamine lotion bottle in the market. It is one of the most effective medicines to give you temporary relief from many types of pain, burning and itching. Apply this lotion on the affected area. Also make a point that your clothes are not touching the lotion and the affected area. If the clothes would touch than the blisters would stick to it and cause pain.
One of the best natural remedy is Aloe Vera pants. Take a aloe leaf and squeeze the white layer out of it. Make a juice out of this layer and drinking it on daily basis would help you against the effects of poison oak. The bitterness of the aloe leaf would fight against the allergens and give you relief from the pain caused due to it.
Also if the irritation increases apply the banana skin or peel on the affected area and get relief from the itching.