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14 Oct 2009

Jik bath for eczema
Many told me to put some jik in the bath water if you suffer from eczema and I actually found that it really brings relief......I read about it also in a pharmacy magazine and in an Afrikaans paper. How safe is it really....because I feel it kills whatever is in the water and softens the water.
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01 Jan 0001

Hallo Tanya
Bleach can irritate skin although it is antiseptic and I think it is too harsh to use if you have eczema. Putting a handful of coarse salt in the water will have the same effect with much less risk.
Dr Bets
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