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Any home remedies for sunburn?

not blistering (thank god) but i got a pretty bad burn yesterday all down my right side...any remedies and don't say aloe I know that already just some thoughts

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HTMommy

Asked by HTMommy at 12:10 AM on Aug. 31, 2010 in Health

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  • Vinegar bath. It always works for me
    Morgs7531642

    Answer by Morgs7531642 at 12:11 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • Noxema...cools the burn!
    TJones32

    Answer by TJones32 at 12:12 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • Aloe vera, if you have the plant.
    Glamourina

    Answer by Glamourina at 12:12 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • Vinegar and water bath!!!!!!!!!
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 12:22 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • neosporin if you have it. cool wet wash rags applied to the area.
    emilex

    Answer by emilex at 12:30 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • TEA!!! use tea bags (regular tea bags for steeping) soak them in cold water and let the tea soak in your skin or if you really bad...make a tea bath.. put a box of tea bags in warm water in a full bath...let it fully steep and soak for an hour.... takes the sting out (not the redness..sorry) I was blistered by sunburn and that helped SOOO much
    TwistedMama27

    Answer by TwistedMama27 at 12:32 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • oatmeal bath is good for skin healing
    mamahobbit

    Answer by mamahobbit at 1:17 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • Shea butter
    motherofhope98

    Answer by motherofhope98 at 10:20 AM on Aug. 31, 2010

  • for a real bad burn use mustard...i'm not kidding you....it cools it last longer then just the aloe cooling gel....apply every time it dried or starting to dry...its a messy thing but i was in such desperate need one time myself and i googled it up all kinds of remedies and this is what helped me. It will not burn or anything....it just cools it and it will stop the burn while on.... you have to do that till the worse of the sunburn is over.....lie on something that you don't mind staining or so. apply a nice thick layer. good luck !!!
    Ladyblue38

    Answer by Ladyblue38 at 12:53 PM on Sep. 4, 2010

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