DIY homemade poison ivy remedy using natural ingredients, colloidal silver, and essential oils. This poison ivy paste home recipe gives effective relief!
Homemade Poison Ivy Remedy with Colloidal Silver and Essential Oils
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! I’m not an “all-natural” or “only organic” -type person, but this stuff is amazing at relieving the discomfort caused by poison ivy.
When you break out in a poison ivy rash, the itching and burning it causes is not fun! See the homemade poison ivy paste recipe below.
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Disclaimer: The information contained in this article is for you to consider, weigh, and use your own judgment as to whether you’ll make and use this. The information here is not approved by the FDA. I am definitely not a doctor or professional/expert in the field of natural medicine. Therefore, please be wise and use this recipe at your own discretion. You assume all risk if you choose to use it on yourself, your children, or other family/friends. This post has amazingly gone viral. I am not liable for any allergies, misuse, or whatever LOL. I’m just a normal mom and appreciate essential oils and natural remedies. I find this to be super helpful for my family, so I am sharing it with you! Enjoy!
DIY Homemade Poison Ivy Paste Recipe
This is a popular DIY recipe that uses colloidal silver and essential oils. You might use it to care for other itchy ailments such as mosquito bites as well.
- ¼ cup of Bentonite clay
- 3 Tbsp. Apple Cider Vinegar
- 6-10 drops of Peppermint Essential Oils
- 3-5 drops of Lavender Essential Oils
- 5 drops Colloidal Silver
- 2 tbsp. Aloe Vera Liquid (Optional)
* This will keep covered in a jar for about 2-3 weeks in the fridge.
In a small bowl add the clay and apple cider vinegar. It will fizz, but just let stand until the mixture is stable.
Add peppermint oil, lavender oil, and colloidal silver to the clay mix. Slowly stir until fully combined.
You can use this mixture just as it is this way. However, for a more creamy consistency, organic Aloe Vera cream can be added. The aloe further helps calm the itching and burning.
Why this works: The Clay mixture apparently pulls the poison ivy oils up from the pores, thereby drying up the rash very quickly. Adding the apple cider vinegar and colloidal silver acts as a type of infection preventative. The Peppermint and lavender oils act as a pain reliever: calming and soothing the skin. It is a wonderful way to relieve the discomfort.
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