Best Homemade Poison Ivy Remedy

It is very random, but we sometimes find poison ivy in our bushes in front of our house. I always kill the pesky plant, but it comes back about every other year or so. I like to keep the ingredients to make this poison ivy paste recipe on hand just in case!

See the recipe below!

 

frugal diy poison ivy remedy paste recipe using essential oils

Bonus: Free downloadable poison ivy paste jar labels! Keep scrolling.

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Poison Ivy Paste

* This will keep covered in a jar for about 2-3 weeks in the fridge.

homemade poison ivy remedy paste recipe using essential oils

Directions:

In a small bowl add clay and apple cider vinegar, it will fizz just let stand until mixture is stable.

poison ivy home remedy

Add Peppermint Lavender and colloidal silver to the clay mix and slowly stir until fully combined.

peppermint colloidal silver poison ivy paste recipe

You can use this mix just as it is this way however for more of a creamy consistency, organic Aloe Vera cream can be added to further calm the infection.

Poison Ivy Paste diy essential oil recipe

 

Why this works: The Clay mixture pulls the poison ivy oils from the pores thereby drying up the infection very quickly. Adding the apple cider vinegar and colloidal silver prevents infection. The Peppermint oil acts as a pain reliever and the lavender calms and soothes the skin thereby relieving the itch.

Finally, Download labels for your jars, and make them pretty!

free printable Poison Ivy Paste Jar or Bottle Labels
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