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What can i do to stop a rash from itching due to gorilla glue getting on my skin. i have tried an anti itch cream, a&d cream, and also just plain white lotion. nothing seems to be helping. the rash looks like small bumps on my skin. but is very itchy and

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Dr. James Seward
Dermatology 23 years experience
This : This is probably an irritant or contact dermatitis from the glue/adhesive. It might be a good idea to try a otc Hydrocortisone cream twice daily. If that doesn't work, i would seek the help of a dermatologist. I hope that helps.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Vinegar compresses: Try using cool compresses with vinegar. Add one two tablespoons to a basin of water, leave the compress on for twenty to thirty minutes. Vinegar acts as an astringent and is very soothing.
Last updated Feb 10, 2021


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