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I'm a masochist on a diet

Advantages: Multi-purpose, works quickly and effectively, cheap
Disadvantages: Only available in Boots (or online), feels funny when you use it

Ballet is one of those very deceptive things. On stage the dancers look delicate, pretty, graceful creatures, well made up and costumed. But watch them take off their blocks, and it’s a different matter. “Gross” does not even begin to de ...

zoe_page 03.03.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Boots Antiseptic Foot Cream

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Sorry, Boot these into touch.

Advantages: Handy as a last resort
Disadvantages: Expensive, don't stay in place.

I am unfortunate enough to suffer from blisters. I mainly suffer when I go on the numerous runs I do for charity. The first time I needed relief, I popped (or should that be hobbled) to a supermarket and bought any old thing that would help. This time, ...

Littleswamp1 29.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Boots Hydrocolloid Blister Plasters

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These Boots were made for walking...

Advantages: Gives pain and pressure relief, Prevents the blister bursting or becoming infected, Comfortable and flexible to wear
Disadvantages: Quite expensive, The hydrocolloid gel can sometimes leak out of the plaster

I’m amazed that you are reading this – it is the weekend, and you are sat indoors reading a review about blister plasters? Do you really have nothing better to do? Well, the prospect of writing about such a product was just as thrilling a prospect to me ...

Collingwood21 20.06.2003 · Read full review
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Calamine Lotion

Advantages: Cheap and a lot of different uses
Disadvantages: None

Calamine Lotion is another one of those products I forgot I had and discovered by chance. My fiancé and I got slightly sun burnt whilst working in the garden not long after we moved into our house, not thinking it was overly hot neither of us applied sun ...

K2705 26.11.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Boots Calamine Lotion

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Soothe Thy Spots..Cool That Burn!

Advantages: it soothes the skin perfectly, cheap, easy to use
Disadvantages: can be a little messy

Calamine Lotion is a medicinal product which is designed to be applied directly to the skin. It has many uses but its main use is to treat skin issues such as sunburn, chicken pox, bites and stings and also eczema. It is also used as an antiseptic to a ...

angelboouk123 27.03.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Boots Calamine Lotion

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