Boots Calamine Lotion Reviews
Product Type: Boots in Health Therapies / Treatments
Description:Brand: Boots / TYpe: Calamine Lotion
Newest Review: ... a waste of time taking my unwell child to the drs seeing as I was doing everything perfectly fine! Boots calamine lotion ... more
Customer Boots Calamine Lotion Reviews (3)
by - written on 06/02/13 (Very useful, 56 readings)
Is it just me or are doctors a little bit useless at times?! Last november I picked up my daughter from nursery for her to reveal to me she had some spots on her tummy...uh oh. Looking at her then looking at her nursery teacher we both came to the dreaded conclusion = chicken pox. Of course just to make sure I booked a doctors appointment for the nearest slot which was 2 days away so in the mean time I popped into Boots after leaving her with gran for the afternoon after my mum and sister both recommended dabbing some calamine lotion on her spots. As it then transpired when we did eventually get to see the doctor he shrugged his shoulder and said "I'm not sure it ... Read the complete review
by - written on 04/02/13 (Very useful, 60 readings)
Every house should have a bottle of this, it is a stable part of most families' medicine cabinets, not only when I was a kid but nowadays too. My parents always had this around when I was a kid due to its amazing powers when I had measles and chicken pox as a child. I do not remember as a kid it being used for anything else other than that reason but now as a parent I have used this to provide relief from minor rashes and skin irritation. It also works on sun burn, spots amazingly, eczema (mild version). Its main use has been when the onslaught of chicken pox hit our household, everyone was covered from head to foot in the stuff. It is slightly pink in colour ... Read the complete review
by - written on 05/04/12 (Very useful, 142 readings)
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 avoid infection occuring by scratching an irritated area of skin. ~Boots Calamine Lotion~ Boots offer a cream and a lotion calamine. The lotion is presented in a glass bottle with screw cap (no child safety lock) and has a basic information label wrapped around it. It contains 15% calamine and 5% zinc oxide as well as glycerol, water, sodium citrate, bentonite and phenol. This calamine ... Read the complete review
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