For those of us who spend a good amount of time outside in the summer, mosquito bites, sunburn, rashes and other problems come with the territory.
While some just
itch wait it out, others look for products to soothe their skin problems.
“Make some cold milk compresses by combining equal parts whole milk, ice cubes and water,” Dr. Marnie Nussbaum, Board certified dermatologist and chief medical ambassador for Sebamed advises.
“Hold the compresses on the affected area for five minutes and repeat this three times. The pH content of the milk has an anti-inflammatory effect, while the coldness constricts blood vessels and decreases redness and swelling.”
For those of you who want quick solutions for sunburns, poison ivy, insect bites, flaky lips and more— flip through this slideshow.