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My legs are on fire!

I got sunburn at the beach yesterday and haven't had time to go get the aloe to put in them, is there another remedy i can do NOW, they are stiff and burning. Ouchhh!

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Asked by JenzAmomOf2 at 8:01 AM on May. 31, 2011 in Health

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  • Bath in cool water with apple cider vinegar --- use the kind with the "mother" (Bragg's is a great brand).

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:07 AM on May. 31, 2011

  • If you have noxema cream you can rub a thin layer of that on and leave it there. I would actually always prefer that to aloe.

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 8:08 AM on May. 31, 2011

  • vinegar or STRONGLY steeped black tea, use the leaves as well.

    Answer by But_Mommie at 8:17 AM on May. 31, 2011

  • Thank you, i heard tea bags work to take the sting out but never tried it, it h have apple vinegar not sure the brand but will try anything!

    Comment by JenzAmomOf2 (original poster) at 8:29 AM on May. 31, 2011

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