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5 star dressings

Advantages: Don't stick to wound, secure to skin, easy to remove, great price
Disadvantages: None

I am a parent and child minder and so always have a well stocked first aid kit. When it came to setting up a bigger kit ready for minding I looked on Amazon as I had some credit in my account. I bought a number of these dressings in a couple of different ...

emmad5689 06.09.2014 · Read full review
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The best dressings around!

Advantages: Good value, good quality
Disadvantages: None

~ Why I Bought These Dressings ~ Three years ago I had to have an operation to remove a cyst and I was left with surgical staples on my stomach. To keep them clean, dry and protected I was advised to keep them covered with dressings, and this is whe ...

CosmicLove 01.08.2013 · Read full review
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Not very cheap & not very cheerful!

Advantages: Easy to put on and take off
Disadvantages: Thin material, not sticky enough

I unfortunately suffer from eczema, which is a skin condition which can be itchy, sore and the affected skin becomes inflamed and red. I usually get flare ups once every few months and my last was around six months ago now, however I have been left with n ...

daisyleex 02.03.2012 · Read full review
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So soothing, so calming

Advantages: No nasty ingredients, all natural, healing and soothing
Disadvantages: None

Nelsons Hypercal Cream is a product I have been using for a long time. It is a natural First Aid for all minor cuts and grazes. I use it on myself and on my daughter whenever she’s hurt herself, especially if she’s fallen. I am sure the actual act of a ...

basketofbuttons 24.11.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Nelsons Hypercal Cream

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Useful for treating minor irritations

Advantages: Inhexpensive, natural, few side effects
Disadvantages: Only available in sainsburys

Distilled Witch Hazel is something I always have in my house- not only is it excellent at soothing dry and irritated skin, but it's also good at soothing sprains, insect bites, and tackling spots and blemishes. As someone who is often spraining my ankle d ...

Thehonesttruth 30.04.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Sainsbury's Distilled Witch Hazel

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