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This article was written on 20 Jul 2012, and is filled under Remedies.

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Neutralize Poison Ivy With Sandpaper & Alcohol

Choose a fine grit sandpaper, not something abrasive enough to grate skin to a bloody pulp. Rub the sandpaper gently on the affected area, this should feel like sweet relief. Continue rubbing lightly until all the blisters have popped and then stop immediately. The blisters will most likely be secreting a clear ooze, this is normal. Using a Q-tip or gauze, apply rubbing alcohol to the tender area; the itching should stop almost immediately. Within 24 to 48 hours, you should notice dissipation of the poison ivy.

Paraphrased, originally by sodenj5 of reddit.

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