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Will a cool bath with epsom salt help ease sunburn pain?

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Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics 45 years experience
Yes: also take ibuprofen/tylenol and apply calamine lotion.
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Not calamine lotion: too drying. Cool tap water is as geed as anything. If severe, cover with Bioclusive membrane for immediate relief.
Sep 7, 2014

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